Vintage Book “The Principles of Horseshoeing” By Doug Butler – 1974


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Author Doug Butler created this manual for horseshoers in 1974 with over 425 original photographs and drawings. Mr. Butler came by his expertise through his B.S., M.S, Master Farrier education and his position as Instructor of Horseshoeing at California State Polytechnic University, Montana State University and The Pennsylvania State University. Written in seven sections that covers everything from horse handling to corrective shoeing, this manual is a must-have for any farrier or farrier-enthusiast. Hardcover, published by Doug Butler in Ithica, New York; 428 pages and is in excellent almost-new condition with one note: there is a hand-written name on the inside top cover. C1974.

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