Event Calendar

Equine Diagnostic Seminar Series: Senior Horse Care Mini-Symposium

  • Sep 28
  • Location: Lexington, Kentucky, USA

Topic: 100th Equine Diagnostic Seminar Series Celebration Mini-Symposium UKVDL, 1-6 p.m. Topics and speakers: - Immunosenescence and How it Affects the Care of the Old Horse, Amanda Adams, PhD, UK Gluck Equine Research Center - Constructing a Wellness Program for the Aging Performance Horse, Marian Little, DVM, Luitpold Pharmaceuticals - Endocrine Diseases of the Older Horse and How to Diagnose Them, Lisa Tadros, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM, Michigan State University - Dental Care of the Geriatric Horse, Jack Easley, DVM, MS, ABVP, Dipl. AVDC (Eq), Easley Equine Dentistry - Feeding the Old Grey Mare, Sarah Ralston, VMD, PhD, Dipl. ACVN, Rutgers,The State University of New Jersey - Feeding the Older Horse with PPID and/or Insulin Resistance, Kristine Urschel, PhD, University of Kentucky - Podiatry Care of Older Horses, Scott Fleming, DVM, CF, Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital Location: UK Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory Free, but registration is required at https://100thseminarseries.eventbrite.com

Equine Hoof Health with Dr. Ric Redden

  • Sep 29 - Sep 30
  • Location: Middleton, WI, WI, USA

A combination of lectures and live demonstrations presented by Dr. Ric Redden, world renowned horse health expert, will create an intense program that captivates those wanting to learn the “out of the box” thought process and help to start thinking their way through foot issues. The course is taught at a level for farriers and veterinarians. Horse owners are also invited to register and attend. It is Dr. Redden’s impression that “when they learn together, they can bring their thoughts in line to get on the same page and become more efficient in their dual roles and responsibilities for the care of the foot”.

Thoroughbred Makeover & National Symposium

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

The Thoroughbred Makeover and National Symposium takes place at the Kentucky Horse Park October 5-8, 2017. It includes seminars, sponsor fair, horse sale, and the Thoroughbred Makeover finale. The Thoroughbred Makeover is a $100,000 competition in which hundreds of trainers acquire a recently retired racehorse and prepare it over a period not to exceed ten months for competition in one or two of ten riding sports. Formats for competition are designed to test the quality and progress of each horse’s training.

Gluck Equine Research Center 30th Anniversary Seminar

  • Oct 12
  • Location: Lexington, Kentucky, USA

Gluck Equine Research Center 30th Anniversary Seminar 7:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Gluck Equine Research Center, Lexington, Kentucky The seminar is free to attend, but registration is required at www.ukalumni.net/gluck.

Gluck Equine Research Center 30th Anniversary Celebration

  • Oct 12
  • Location: Lexington, Kentucky, USA

Gluck Equine Research Center 30th Anniversary Celebration 6:00 p.m. Woodford Reserve Room at Kroger Field, Lexington, Kentucky To register, visit www.ukalumni.net/gluck.

Adult Horse Owner Education Day

  • Oct 21
  • Location: St. Paul, MN, USA

In honor of the 10th anniversary of the University of Minnesota Leatherdale Equine Center, the University of Minnesota Equine Extension Team is hosting two educational programs. An Adult Horse Owner Education program will be held on October 21, 2017 and includes topics such as recognizing and treating ulcers, selecting the right forage source for your horse, different stretches to improve horse fitness and how to determine horse bodyweight and body condition score. Online registration is available at www.regonline.com/AdultHorse2017 and is required by October 18, 2017. Cost is $25 per person; the fee includes a box lunch and proceedings.

Equine Research Seminar: Uveitis

  • Oct 26
  • Location: Lexington, Kentucky, USA

Oct. 26, 4-5 p.m. UK Department of Veterinary Science Equine Diagnostic Research Seminar Series Topic: Equine Recurrent Uveitis Speaker: David Wilkie, DVM, MS, Dipl. ACVO, The Ohio State University University of Kentucky Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, Lexington, Kentucky

Youth Horse Owner Extravaganza

  • Nov 04
  • Location: St. Paul, MN, USA

In honor of the 10th anniversary of the University of Minnesota Leatherdale Equine Center, the University of Minnesota Equine Extension Team is hosting two educational programs. A Youth Horse Owner Extravaganza will be held on November 4, 2017 and will include topics such as nutrition 101, winter care, mythbusters: horse and pony edition and first aid. This program is recommended for youth in grades 6th to 12th, but is open to everyone. Online registration is available at www.regonline.com/YouthHorse2017 and is required by November 1, 2017. Cost is $25 per person; the fee includes a box lunch and proceedings. Program is limited to 100 participants.

AAEP 63rd Annual Convention

  • Nov 17 - Nov 21
  • Location: San Antonio, TX, USA

The AAEP Annual Convention is the world’s largest continuing education event dedicated to equine practice, anchored by more than 100 hours of continuing education; a 300-exhibitor strong trade show featuring the newest products and services for practice; and numerous networking and social events at which you’ll rekindle old friendships and expand professional connections. This year's event will be held November 17-21 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, TX.

ISES 2017 Down Under

  • Nov 22 - Nov 25
  • Location: Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, AUS

The International Society for Equitation Science will host their 13th Equitation Science conference at Charles Sturt University at Wagga Wagga in New South Wales, Australia. The event will take place November 22-25, 2017. This year's conference theme is "Equitation Science in Practice: Collaboration, Communication & Change." Visit https://isesequitationscienceconferences.com/ for additional information.