Event Calendar

Equine Diagnostic and Research Seminar Series: Drug Clearance

  • Sep 29
  • Location: Lexington, Kentucky, USA

UK Department of Veterinary Science Equine Diagnostic and Research Seminar Series Jennifer Davis, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM, ACVCP, associate professor of equine internal medicine and clinical pharmacology at North Carolina State University, will speak about drug clearance at 4 p.m. at the UK Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory

4th Annual Donkey Welfare Symposium

  • Sep 30 - Oct 02
  • Location: Ithaca, NY, USA

Cornell University’s College of Veterinary Medicine and the New York State Veterinary Medical Society are pleased to welcome the 4th Annual Donkey Welfare Symposium (DWS) to the East Coast as part of the 9th Annual New York State Fall Veterinary Conference, September 30 - October 2. Previously held at U.C. Davis Veterinary College, for the first time ever, this exciting event will be held in Ithaca, NY. This symposium will have two tracks running simultaneously with one track more directed toward veterinarians and the other featuring topics pertinent to all donkey enthusiasts. Both tracks are open to any Donkey Welfare Symposium or NYS-VC full conference registrant. Three days of Informative demonstrations, lectures, and hands-on laboratories for the veterinarian and donkey enthusiast alike. Join us to improve your knowledge of nutrition, behavior, physiology, farriery, dentistry, parasites, training, effects of feral donkey populations, harness fitting, driving, packing, reproduction.

Equinology Body Worker Certification

  • Oct 03 - Oct 20
  • Location: The Sea Ranch, CA, USA

EQ100: Equinology® Equine Body Worker (EEBW) Certification Course (Extended Version and Retreat) Petaluma, CA Tuition; $2995 includes both manuals and case study externship following course Instructor: Debranne Pattillo MEEBW All courses are not created equal! Join us for our signature course; the original and first Equine Body Worker Certification which offers a unique blend of sports massage, soft tissue mobilization and release, stretching, and point therapy. This is the course most recommended by veterinarians to those who wish to work professionally. The course emphasizes proper and safe techniques; all anatomically referenced. It covers assessment of the entire horse including conformation and gait evaluation and introduces saddle fit and dentistry. Equinology is a state licensed school approved to operate by BPPE For more details please visit: http://www.equinology.com/info/course.asp?courseid=8 or call: 707.884.9963 or write: equinologyoffice@gmail.com

UK Ag Roundup

  • Oct 05 - Oct 08
  • Location: Lexington, Kentucky, USA

October 5-8 UK Ag Roundup

Pathogenic Bacteria Mini-Symposium and Retirement Reception

  • Oct 07
  • Location: Lexington, Kentucky, USA

October 7 Mini-Symposium: Understanding the pathogenic bacteria-how far have we come?, 1:30-5:30 p.m. Dr. John F. Timoney Retirement Reception, 5:30- 7 p.m. Spindletop Hall

Equine Research Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

  • Oct 25
  • Location: Lexington, Kentucky, USA

October 25 The Equine Research Hall of Fame 6 p.m.: Cocktail reception 6:45 p.m.: Dinner and induction ceremony, Inductees: Norm Ducharme, Cornell University; Sue Dyson, Animal Health trust; and Susan Stover, UC Davis Hilary J. Boone Center

Mary Passenger Memorial Lecture Series

  • Oct 26
  • Location: Lexington, Kentucky, USA

October 26 14th Mary Passenger Memorial Lecture Series 8:30 – 11 a.m. Seminars presented by Drs. Ducharme, Dyson, and Stover Gluck Equine Research Center Auditorium

Diagnostic and Research Seminar Series: Sport Horse Lameness

  • Oct 27
  • Location: Lexington, Kentucky, USA

October 27 UK Department of Veterinary Science Equine Diagnostic and Research Seminar Series Brett Furlong will speak about sport horse lameness 4 p.m. UK Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory

2016 Thoroughbred Makeover and National Symposium

  • Oct 27 - Oct 30
  • Location: Lexington, Kentucky, USA

The Retired Racehorse Projects's $100,000 Thoroughbred Makeover and National Symposium, presented by Thoroughbred Charities of America, features 500 Thoroughbred ex-racehorses performing in ten equestrian disciplines who have each received less than a year’s training in a second career. The action takes place October 27-30, 2016 at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington.

Equine Affaire - Eastern States Exposition

  • Nov 10 - Nov 13
  • Location: W. Springfield, Massachusetts, USA

North America's premiere equine exposition and equestrian gathering...a unique celebration of the horse offering unparalleled educational, entertainment, and shopping opportunities. Enjoy an unparalleled program of hundreds of training clinics, seminars, and demos presented by leading coaches, competitors, trainers, and industry experts on a wide range of disciplines and topics. Attend demonstrations, video presentations, and interactive educational displays for horse owners of all ages. Meet horse breeds from around the world.

Reproductive Diseases in Horses Symposium

  • Nov 19
  • Location: Lexington, Kentucky, USA

This symposium will focus on reproductive diseases in horses. Scientific experts will specifically present information on pathology, diagnostic techniques, and genetic factors in mares and stallions in relation to reproductive diseases. Talks will also cover the infectious diseases leptospirosis and contagious equine metritis (CEM). The symposium is targeted toward veterinarians, regulatory officials, farm managers, and breed registry representatives. The symposium is partially funded by a USDA-NIFA-AFRI grant titled "Identification of genetic factors responsible for establishment of equine arteritis virus carrier state in stallions." Seven and a half hours of Continuing Education is pending approval by the Kentucky Board of Veterinary Examiners for veterinarians and veterinary technicians. CE sheets must be signed at the meeting to receive credit. The symposium schedule can be found through the Eventbrite link.