Program 2016

The only Institute to learn farriery in India!

Education programs for farriers, veterinarians and horse breeders

Location: FAF-FID Dundlod- 333702 Distt. Jhunjhunu.
Rajasthan, India


Created by the Flying Anvil Foundation (Geneva Switzerland), the Institute organizes courses for farriers exercising the profession for at least 2 years.

Our program will give a full knowledge on: anatomy, physiology, limb conformation, feet conformation, feet diseases, trimming, shoeing and shoes forging.
Courses are taught by veterinarians and highly qualified farriers, volunteers from Europe, Canada, United States, Australia, and India. Classes are taught in English and translated in Hindi.

A full course is divided in 4 modules of 2 weeks’ time.
To enter the course any unknown farrier has to pass a test to show his ability in the profession.

Limited to 12 students for 2016!!


Program 2016 for Farrier courses at FAF-FID

Course 1: February 15th to 27th 2016

Basic Anatomy&Physiology, Conformation, Trimming,
1st step forging (tools and shoes)

Course 2: March 28th to April 9th 2016

Anatomy in detail, forging & cold shoeing

Course 3: October 3th to 15th 2016

Cold shoeing test, Forging the shoes , Hot shoeing

Course 4: November 28th to December 10th 2016

Forging and hot shoeing, Preparation to the exams, exams, diploma ceremony

No students are accepted for the final examination without following the 4 modules.
The graduates of the Institute can attend a specific course to refresh their knowledge.


EARLY BIRD PRICE: registration until November 30 2015

Registration after November 30 2015
FEES: Rs.10’000/per module (Rs. 40’000 the 4 modules)
LODGING / MEALS: Rs.450/per day

For fees and registration please contact as soon as possible:

Mr. Sahib Parminder SINGH
Phone : 0981 558 1005

or Bernard DUVERNAY
Phone: 0981 017 6699

Registration form for the course