The average pay for a Horse Shoer is $36,296 a year and $17 an hour in Connecticut, United States.
The average salary range for a Horse Shoer is between $27,804 and $43,239.
This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Connecticut, United States.
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Inspects, trims, and shapes hooves of horses, selects or makes shoes, and fits, shapes, and nails shoes to horses' hooves.
Removes worn or defective shoe from hoof, using nail snippers and pincers.
Examines hooves to detect bruises, cracks, and infections and to determine trimming required.
Cleans, trims, and shapes hooves, using claw, knife and snippers.
Measures hooves, using calipers and steel tape.
Selects aluminum or steel shoe according to hoof measurements and animal usage.
May place leather pad, sponge, or oakum-pine tar mixture on bruised or cracked hoof for protection.
Shapes shoe to fit hoof, using swage, forge, and hammer.
Nails shoe to hoof and files hoof flush with shoe.
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