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Publications and Articles
in which Esco Buff, PhD, APF-I, CF
has written.
Esco has published or been referenced in too many articles to
list.  Here are a few of the more important ones.  Highlighted titles
have links to the article or publication


Corns, by Esco Buff, PhD, APF-I, CF, 2018.

Pedal Osteitis, by Esco Buff, PhD, APF-I, CF, 2018.

Canker, by Esco Buff, PhD, APF-I, CF, 2018.

Abscesses,
by Esco Buff, PhD, APF-I, CF, 2018.

Professionalism
, by Esco Buff, 2018

Therapeutic Uses for Copper Alloy Shoes, by Esco Buff, AFJ, April 2017; pages 64-5.
                   
The Use of Copper Alloy Horseshoes, by Esco Buff, IHCS 2016, February 2-5, 2016, pages 72-4.

Use Facebook To Find New Clients, by Esco Buff, AFJ Supplement Tp Tips To Improve Your Farrier Practice Today,       
page 32.

The Use of Copper Alloy Horseshoes, by Esco Buff, April 2015.

Solve Problems By Looking At The Whole Horse, by Esco Buff, AFJ Hall of Fame Farrier Tips, Volume 2;12-13.

Phenylbutazone - My Investigation and Questions, by Esco Buff, AFJ  Web Exclusive Feature, June 11, 2015;www.
americanfarriers.com

How to Collect When a Client Fails to Pay, by Esco Buff, AFJ, Getting Started In Hoof Care, Seventh Edition,                      
2015;pages 40-2.

Don't Overlook These Tax Deductions, by Esco Buff, AFJ, Januray/February 2014; pages 64-5.

How to Collect Money Clients Owe You, by Esco Buff, AFJ, March 2014; pages 76-77.

Avoid These Common Scams Targeting Small Business Owners, by Esco Buff, AFJ, May/June 2014; pages 84-5.

Don't Take Mentorship Lightly, by Esco Buff, AFJ, July/August, 2014;100-01.

How To Collect Money Clients Owe You, by Esco Buff, AFJ Getting Started In Hoof Care, Sixth Edition, 2014;38-9.
Referenced - Protecting Your and Your Assets, AFJ Getting Started In Hoof Care, Sixth Edition, 2014;60-1.

Ethical Considerations For Your Farrier Business, by Esco Buff, AFJ, September/October, 2014;74-5.

10 Things To Do To Turn Slow Times Into Productive Times, by Esco Buff, AFJ, January/February 2013; pages 48-9.

Making Therapeutic and Other Needed Shoes in the Field, by Esco Buff, February 2013.

Choosing the Business Structure That Best Fits Your Farrier Business by Esco Buff, AFJ, March 2013; pages 50-1.

Of Externs, Interns, Apprentices and Independent Contractors, by Esco Buff, AFJ, April 2013; pages 42-3.

Benchmarks of Professionalism, by Esco Buff, AFJ, May/June 2013; pages 52-3.

Protecting Your Own Feet During Your Hoof-Care Day, by Esco Buff, AFJ, September/October 2013; pages 82-3.

25 Business Terms You Must Understand, by Esco Buff, AFJ Getting Started in Hoof Care, Fifth Edition, 2013; pages 24-5.

How Much Should You Charge, by Esco Buff, AFJ Getting Started in Hoof Care, Fifth Edition, 2013; pages 26-7.

Organize Your Expenses to Help Your Business, by Esco Buff, AFJ, December 2013; pages 72-3.

Raising Your Rates and Keeping Your Customers, by Esco Buff, AFJ, January/February 2012; pages 73-4.

Need A New Hoof Knife?  Check The Budget by Esco Buff, AFJ, March 2012; pages 82-3.

Proper Transportation of Fuels by Esco Buff, AFJ, April 2012; pages 26-7.

Charging For Therapeutic Farrier Work by Esco Buff, AFJ, May/June 2012; pages 38-9.

10 Tips For A More Profitable Backyard Horse Business by DEsco Buff, AFJ, July/August 2012; 56-7.

How Much should You Charge? by Esco Buff, Getting Started in Hoof Care, Fourth Edition, AFJ;36-7.

Do Your Homework Before Purchasing A New Vehicle For Your Hoof-Care Business by Esco Buff, AFJ,
September/October 2012; pages 44-5.

Recognizing and Treating Retracted Soles by Esco Buff, AFJ, September/October 2012; pages 73-5.

40 Business Terms Farriers Need to Understand, by  Esco Buff, AFJ, December 2012; pages43-4.

Getting The New Year Off On The Right Foot, by Esco Buff, AFJ, January/February 2011; pages 55-6.

Profit Margin's Place In Your Shoeing Business, by Esco Buff, AFJ, March 2011; pages 68-9.

Of Prices, Profits and Markups, by Esco Buff, AFJ, April 2011; pages 24-5.

How Much did Shoeing That Horse Cost You?, by Esco Buff, AFJ, May/June 2011; pages 24-5.

Five Stages of Farrier Development, by Esco Buff, AFJ, July/August 2011; pages 27-8.

More on the Stages of Farrier Development, by Esco Buff, AFJ, September/October 20111, pages 46-7.

Why Heart Bars Work With Laminitis, by Esco Buff, Laminitis:  What you Need to Know, An American Farriers Journal
Special Report, 2011, pages 24-28.

An Introduction to Your Business Finances, by Esco Buff, Getting Started in Hoof Care - A Career Guide for the New
Farrier, Third Edition, pages 32-35.

How Much Did it Cost You?  How Much Did Your Keep? By Esco Buff, Getting Started in Hoof Care - A Career Guide for the
New Farrier, Third Edition, pages 36-38.

Accepting Credit, Debit Cards Can Pay Off For Hoof-care Providers, by Esco Buff, AFJ, December 2011; pages 36-39.

A Practical Approach to Setting Your Shoeing Prices, by Esco Buff, AFJ, January/February 2010; pages 24-25, 89.

Getting a Handle on Expenses in a Farrier Business, by Esco Buff, AFJ, March, 2010; pages 84-5.

Increasing the Income of Your Farrier Business, by Esco Buff, AFJ, April, 2010; pages 74-6.

No Show, No Shoer, by Esco Buff, AFJ, May/June, 2010; pages 42-3.

Farriery From The Whole Horse Approach, by Esco Buff, AFJ, July/August 2010; pages 73-9.

Making Sure Your Rig is Legal, by Esco Buff, AFJ, July/August 2010; pages 80-1.

Putting Your Money To Work: Saving The Smart Way, by Esco Buff, Getting Started In Hoof Care, Second Edition, AFJ,
August 2010; pages 58-60.

T.A.R.D.Y. Technique Will Keep You On Time, by Esco Buff, AFJ, September/October 2010, pages 58-9.

Testimonials:  A Powerful Marketing Tool, by Esco Buff, AFJ, November 2010; pages 43-4.

Financial Matters To Attend To Before The End Of The Year, by Esco Buff, AFJ, December 2010, pages 47-8.

Putting Your Money to Work:  Saving the Smart Way, by Esco Buff, Getting Started In Hoof Care, First Edition, AFJ, 2009;
pages 55-9.

Farrier Business Skills You Can Use Tomorrow, by Esco Buff, Sixth Annual Hoof Care Summit, 2009 IHCS Program,
February 3-6, 2009; page 16.

Shoeing Effectively With The Whole Horse Approach, by Esco Buff, Sixth Annual Hoof Care Summit; 2009 IHCS Program,
February 3-6, 2009; pages 21-2.

How to Take, Read, and Interpret Radiographs for the Treatment of the Laminitic Horse with Heart Bar Shoes, by Esco
Buff, March 2009.

The ABC's of Bills and Receipts, by Esco Buff, AFJ, July/August 2009; page 41.

Laying Out the Ground Rules, by Dr. Esco Buff, AFJ, September/October, 2009; pages 66 and 114.

The Logic Behind Charging Service-Call Fees, by Esco Buff, AFJ, November 2009, page 53-4.

Making The Most Out Of Customer Complaints, by Esco Buff, AFJ, December 2009, Pages 39-40.

What to do When One Leg is Longer, by Esco Buff, Fifth Annual International Hoof Care Summit; 2008 IHCS Program,

Case Study - Lily, by Esco Buff, South Australian Master Farriers Association, July-August 2007; pages 3-8.

When One Leg is Longer: How to Identify and Shoe for Limb Length Disparity, by Esco Buff, AFJ - Strategies, Techniques
and Tactics to Increase Your Shoeing Profits, Jan 30-Feb 2, 2007, pages 44-7.

Limb Length Disparity: Equine Anisomelia, by Esco Buff, February; 2007.

What is the Whole Horse Approach, by Esco Buff, 2006.

You Can’t Keep a Good Donkey Down, by Esco Buff, AFJ, May/June, 2006; Pages 93-97.

Founder Data Collection and Analysis: How to take, read and interpret radiographs for the prognosis and treatment of the
foundered horse
, by Esco Buff, March; 2005.

When One Leg is Longer:  How to identify and shoe for limb length disparity, by Esco Buff,  AFJ, March 2005; pages 19-22.
Referenced - Hand Held Grinders, AFJ, April 2005; pages16-7 and 39.

Foot Flutter Case Study, by Esco Buff, AFJ, May/June 2005; pages 33-6.

Book Review – Founder Collection and Analysis, Professional Farrier, July/August 2005; page 13.

Limb Length Disparity, by Esco Buff, The European Farriers Journal, December 2005, No. 113; pages