DipWCF, ATF, BHSAI
Approved Training Farrier (ATF)
Certified Euro Farrier (CEF)
A highly qualified and highly regarded remedial farrier, with a wealth of experience spanning over twenty years.
Simon works both independently and with a wide range of professionals including equine vets, team and world champion farriers and equine clients. Other credentials include; attending three day event farrier, CPD host and World Horse Welfare work.
"I feel very passionately about shoeing horses, and as a team, we strive to enable horses and ponies to perform to the best of their abilities in their chosen sphere."
"I've ridden horses my whole life and competed to a high level in Showing and Three Day Eventing. I have a good empathy with horses, riders and owners and I understand what's involved in preparing their horses or ponies for all level of competition."
Persse Farriers offer a flexible, professional service. We offer a fully flexible mobile service, with two vans, providing comprehensive and reliable cover.
Simon has a team of two apprentices and a qualified farrier. Alternatively, bring your horse to our modern, purpose built forge located at Western Counties.
Standard or remedial shoeing, whatever the discipline. We have a varied client base with horses in all disciplines, including racing, point to point, hacking, hunting, dressage, driving, endurance, show jumping, showing, jousting, and event horses of all levels from Pony Club right through to 4* level.
With the horse first and foremost in mind, using the most appropriate up to date shoeing techniques available today, striving for soundness.