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post #1 of 22 Old 10-14-2014, 12:21 AM Thread Starter
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farrier costs

Im just wondering what farriers cost in your area. Shoes and a trim?
Prices go from $25-50 here. The highest is getting shoes of course, but I personally like bare hooves unless they need special care.

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post #2 of 22 Old 10-14-2014, 12:48 AM
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Cheapest trim I've found is $40. Not sure what shoes cost anymore, as my gelding is barefoot, but I know my friend used to pay $75 for fronts only and $120 for a full set.
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post #3 of 22 Old 10-14-2014, 12:51 AM
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$40 for a trim from my farrier. Not sure what shoes would cost.
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post #4 of 22 Old 10-14-2014, 12:51 AM
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My farrier charges $35 for a trim, and $75 for shoes unless your horses needs special shoes, then it's priced accordingly. My horses shoes cost me $90.
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Trims are 35 shoes all four with pads 120 just shoes all four 110,my total bill every 4 weeks is 265$ for 2 shoeings all 4, and 1 trim.
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post #6 of 22 Old 10-14-2014, 01:05 AM
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My farrier charges $30 for trim only...not sure about shoes!
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post #7 of 22 Old 10-14-2014, 01:09 AM
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My farrier charges $50 for a trim, $90 for front shoes.

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post #8 of 22 Old 10-14-2014, 03:56 AM
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Prices go from $25-50 here. The highest is getting shoes of course,
Wow! I'm coming to your area! Oh wait... I'm a trimmer, so I'll stay here, where it's between $40-$80(don't get how they justify $80!) for a trim & around $100-120 for shoes.

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post #9 of 22 Old 10-14-2014, 04:58 AM
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I trim our horses, but the going price around here is still $30 for a trim.

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post #10 of 22 Old 10-14-2014, 05:03 AM
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$90 for a trim and front shoes. A trim on it's own is $50. I don't know what it costs for a full set of shoes.

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