Application for Courses

Thank you for choosing us for your formal horseshoeing education.   We feel sure you’ll be glad you did! 
Contact us if you need any help with the application process.  Rest assured we never, ever share your information with anyone.
*****While a college degree, high school diploma or certificate of education is not a mandatory requirement for attending our farrier courses, we kindly request prospective students to provide proof of education if available. This helps us gain a better understanding of our students’ educational experiences and allows us to tailor our programs to meet their specific needs. This helps us maintain accurate records and comply with state and VA guidelines.*****

Choose one of these options to continue your application process.

NOTE: We can only accept students living in the United States.

Submit Your Application Online

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Print and Mail Application

Print Application to Mail

You may enclose a check or money order with the printable application or if you prefer to pay by PayPal or credit card you may pay the deposit at our website through the secure online payment process at .

We can also have someone from the office contact you if you wish to make the deposit over the phone with your credit or debit card.


Course Deposit Fee

Please remember we can’t finalize the approval of your application until we’ve received your $500 deposit (unless you’ve made other arrangements with us).   We want to make sure you have a spot in the class you’ve selected.

Pay Your Deposit Securely Online


Balance of Course Fee Payment

The balance of the course fee is due when you start the course unless there is some unusual situation and you’ve made other arrangements with Paul Dorris, Jr.

Methods of Payment

At the school, we take; personal checks, cash, credit cards, debit cards, money orders or cashier’s check.

Veterans Benefits

Financial Assistance – Post-9/11 GI Bill® Veterans Benefits accepted. Please check with your local VA office to see if you qualify.

‘‘GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at”

Note: The $500.00 deposit is not required if you will be using your VA benefits.

If you plan to use VA benefits, enroll by going on-line to or by calling your local Veteran’s Affairs Regional Office  to receive your Certificate of Eligibility. – when using this tool, AHS is on the list when you search – for horseshoeing schools however, it is not on the list when searching – farrier schools.  They are the same thing, so just use the search term – Arkansas Horseshoeing School or horseshoeing schools, to determine amount you are eligible to receive when attending our school.