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Thank you for visiting the Farrier website at the College of Veterinary Medicine at Iowa State University.
We hope you will spend time learning about our program and the services we offer.
Our Certified Journeyman Farrier, Doug Russo has over 16 years of experience. He is also AAPF-accredited and is also an AFA-certification tester. Mr. Russo is an AAEP vet/farrier short course instructor. Further, he is skilled in all aspects of farriery including forge work, specialized/therapeutic shoeing and routine trimming/shoeing.
Doug's primary goal is to share his knowledge by teaching strong farriery techniques to students and provide the very best farrier services possible for your horse.