Western Canadian Certified Hoof Trimmers Association


Introductory Hoof Trimming Course March 6 & 7, 2023

WCCHTA is holding a 2 day Hoof Trimming Course in central Alberta.

March 6 & 7, 2023    Must be registered by February 15.  

Cost is $950/person   (deposit of $500 is due with registration by Feb. 15)

Morning power point presentations in classroom.  Afternoons are hands on trimming on cadaver feet.  This course is a little more in depth and more trimming than the 1 day intro course.

For more info please contact us wcchta@gmail.com 

Annual General Meeting - March 9, 2023

The AGM for the Western Canadian Certified Hoof Trimmer Association will be held March 9, 2023.  

Location and Time to be determined.  

For more info please email wcchta@gmail.com 

Recognition 2021

Recognition 2021

Congrats to Years of Hoof Trimming 2021


Hugh Smythe & Elbert Koster - 30 years of Trimming

Kelson Quarrie & Doug Johnstone - 25 years of Trimming

Lakeland College 2021

It's been a couple of years but we are back doing hoof trimming courses.  Lakeland college hosted 2 successful courses in October with our instructors Philip Spence and Elbert Koster.   

Certified Hoof Trimmers

A listing of all Western Canadian Certified Hoof Trimmers can be found under the "Find a Hoof Trimmer" link.  If you'd like more info how to become a member of the WCCHTA please email us wcchta@gmail.com 

Thank You Sponsors

We would like to thank our sponsors for supporting WCCHTA.

WCCHTA Health Protocols- March 2020

Attached is a guideline for Hoof Trimmers and others to stay safe and healthy.

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"Hoof care you can trust."