DeLeonardo Farrier Consultation Services

Michael DeLeonardo Jr, CJF, APF, RJF

33005 Camas Swale Rd

Creswell OR,  97426


                                                              Michael DeLeonardo Jr. CJF, APF, RJF

Experience           46 years in the farrier industry, specializing in lameness issues

American Farriers Association Certified Journeyman Farrier (C.J.F.), 1983
American Farriers Association Certified Tester,  1987
Nationally approved farrier competition judge, 1992
Convention and seminar speaker
Sits on the Editorial Advisory Board for the American Farriers Journal 2009 to present
Written numerous published response segments for roundtable questions presented in the American Farriers Journal -                    2000 to present
Sits on the Board of Directors for the Hoof Care Research Society- 2012 to present
Clinical Farrier Consultant with various veterinary services
Steinbeck Country Equine Clinic, Salinas CA
Ausaymas Veterinary Service, Hollister CA                         (Resident Farrier 1985-2000)
Byerly Veterinary Service, San Juan Bautisita CA
Monterey County Equine, Inc., Prunedale CA
Adobe Veterinary Service, Santa Cruz CA
Dr. Rich
Reddings, Louisville KY
Estrella Equine Hospital, Paso Robles CA
Inspiritus Equine Napa CA.
Healing Hands Equine Mobile veterinary Service AZ.

Farrier Industry Association Vice-President, 2006

      (President, 2007-2008 term)

American Farriers Association Officer                                (President, 1995-1997
and Vice-President, 1994-1995)
Western States Farrier Association Officer                         (President for six 2 year terms, Vice-President, 1992-1993)
Head Coordinator for annual Western States Farrier Association “Northern California Classic Competition and Clinic”, 1990-2000
Numerous “Service in “Farrier Education Appreciation” Awards
Inducted into the  International Horseshoeing Hall of Fame, 2008
American Farriers Association Officer                                               (Vice President, 2016)
American Farriers Association Officer                                               (President Elect 2017)


DeLeonardo Farrier Sevice, 1972 to present  - Owner of the multi- farrier business

Integrated Equine Infrared, 2010 to present. General Partnership. Staff includes two veterinarians, farrier (CJF) and business manager  

DeLeonardo Farrier Center, 2001-2011

Professional Affiliation

Horse Industry Professionals Protecting Our Horses  (
HIPPOH) , CEO, 2013 to present

Technical Director, EquineIR™, a division of United Infrared, 2009 to present

 American Farrier's Journal, Editorial Advisory Board, 2008 to presentType your paragraph here.

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