Gateway To Hoof Care

For The 21st Century

The “Gateway Clinic” is the foundation for our Hoof Care Certification Programs. It is also a perfect venue for horse owners who want to trim their own horses and for those who want to evaluate the possibility of a career in hoof care.

For additional information contact Ann Corso, Director of our Barefoot Initiative, or 606-224-0466.

May 18 – 22, 2015. European Gateway Clinic. Where: La Llacuna, Catalonia, Spain. Registration is now closed for this event. Missed registration? Come to the US Gateway Clinic in June and finish all other aspects of the certification program in Europe or the UK.

June 12 – 16, 2015. United States Gateway Clinic. In past years we held the Gateway Clinic in Missouri. In 2015 we will break tradition and move the venue to Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute, Wooster, Ohio. The venue is convenient to the Akron or Cleveland airports. We will offer shuttle service to the campus and affordable campus housing will be included in the registration fee. We’re in the process of finalizing all arrangements and additional information will be posted as it becomes available. Registration* will open from March 12 and close when all slots are filled and no later than May 12, 2015.

A FREE Special Event Open To The Public At The Ohio State University ATI, Wooster, OH: On the first evening of the U.S. Gateway Clinic, June 12 starting at 7:00 PM, LH will host three members of the Ohio State University faculty, Karen Wimbush, Ph.D., Jessica Suagee, Ph.D. and Steve Hebrock, M.S., who will give presentations on the following topics: How Much is Too Much: The Relationship between Horse and Rider Weight; Equine Nutrition Explained: Understanding the Equine Diet; and What’s the Difference: The Significance of Hoof Form. The event is FREE and open to the public, but registration is required. Please go to the registration page for additional information about the speakers and venue location. Download a Flyer and help us spread the word.

  1. * Refunds will be granted up to 30 days prior to the event. A $30 processing fee plus any PayPal fee will be deducted from each refund.

  2. No refunds will be granted within 30 days of the event, although the funds may be applied to a future Clinic.

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