Educational Opportunities


AYHC Invites Proposals for 2018 Symposium Presentations

June 04, 2017

Organizers of the annual youth-focused horse industry conference will give preference to interactive workshops.... Read More


AAEP Equine Colic Research Symposium Slated for July

June 03, 2017

The event is held every three years and focuses on new innovations in colic care.... Read More


Richardson to Speak on Pool Recovery System During Lecture

May 23, 2017

Dr. Dean Richardson will describe Penn Vet's system for recovering high-risk horses from anesthesia on June 6.... Read More


2017 BEVA Congress Registration Open

May 07, 2017

Those who register before Aug. 3 will receive significantly reduced booking fees.... Read More


Equine Expos: The One-Stop Shop for Horse Owners

April 17, 2017

Have you attended an equine expo recently? Find out what these events have to offer for horse enthusiasts. ... Read More

Many horse health problems can lead to laminitis, a devastating hoof disease. Laminitis precursors include insulin resistance (IR), equine metabolic syndrome (EMS), and obesity.


Van Eps to Speak on Laminitis Prevention and Treatment

April 17, 2017

Dr. Andrew van Eps' lecture will take place May 2 at Penn Vet's New Bolton Center in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania.... Read More


May KENA Meeting to Focus on Land Conservation

April 15, 2017

The dinner and educational event will take place May 16, at Fasig-Tipton, in Lexington, Kentucky.... Read More


World Equine Airway Symposium Scheduled for July

April 07, 2017

Lecture topics will include performance-limiting upper airway issues, infectious respiratory diseases, EIPH, and more.... Read More


2017 Equitation Science Conference Taking Place Nov. 22-25

April 06, 2017

The conference will be held at Charles Sturt University in Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia.... Read More


AAEP Announces 2017 Continuing Education Opportunities

March 31, 2017

Meeting topics include colic, dentistry, the hind suspensory ligament and stifle, and more.... Read More

Horseback riders on a trail in the Sacramento River Bend Outstanding Natural Area.


'Leave No Trace' Horse Camping Clinic Set for April 1

March 30, 2017

The free event will take place in the Sacramento River Bend Area north of Red Bluff, California.... Read More


'Tricky Cases From the Field' Topic of March 7 Lecture

February 27, 2017

Equine field veterinarians from Penn Vet's New Bolton Center will share details of complex cases from the field.... Read More


National Conference on Equine Law to be Held May 3-4

February 26, 2017

The conference will cover legal issues affecting breeding, buying, selling, and other horse industry businesses.... Read More


2017 Mid-Atlantic Nutrition Conference Takes Place April 5-6

February 10, 2017

Equine lecture topics will include feeding endocrine-challenged horses, allergies, equine aging, supplements, and more.... Read More


Conference Takes Fresh Approach to Alfalfa, Stored Forages

January 28, 2017

Attendees will learn how they can improve the efficiency and quality of all their hay, silage, and baleage production.... Read More


Extension Agents to Host 10th Pastures Please! Workshop

January 26, 2017

Lectures will focus on reducing tall fescue toxicosis, the top toxins for horses in Kentucky, weed control, and more.... Read More


February KENA Meeting to Focus on EHV

January 24, 2017

Kenton Morgan, DVM, Dipl. ACT; Joe Lyman, DVM, MS; and Rusty Ford will each present on different aspects of EHV-1. ... Read More

UC Davis farrier Shane Westman works on a horse in the Large Animal Clinic's farrier shop.


Pleasant, Burns to Headline 2017 Heumphreus Lecture

January 01, 2017

Dr. Scott Pleasant and farrier Travis Burns will present on hoof-care topics at UC Davis on Jan. 28, 2017.... Read More


2017 UK Equine Showcase, Breeders' Short Course Scheduled

December 23, 2016

Lecture topics will include vaccinations, disease surveillance, foal nutrition, R. equi, biosecurity, and more.... Read More


UK to Host Tall Fescue Pasture Renovation Workshop

December 21, 2016

The workshop will take place March 9, 2017, at UK's Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory and Spindletop Research Farm.... Read More


Equine Regenerative Medicine Topic of Dec. 6 Lecture

November 10, 2016

Dr. Kyla Ortved will review the varying types of regenerative medicine and their applications in the equine athlete.... Read More


Registration Open for Equine Reproductive Diseases Symposium

October 30, 2016

The Reproductive Diseases in Horses Symposium will take place Nov. 19 in Lexington, Kentucky.... Read More


University of Maryland Extension Hosting Farriery Workshop

October 25, 2016

Lectures will cover hoof anatomy and physiology, the basics of trimming, determining when shoes are necessary, and more.... Read More


Sport Horse Medicine Focus of AAEP's 2017 Resort Symposium

October 19, 2016

Lecture topics will include neurologic and orthopedic problems, imaging techniques, and treatment and rehab options.... Read More


Wulster to Speak on 3-D Printing in Large Animal Medicine

October 13, 2016

Dr. Kathryn Wulster is a radiologist and assistant professor of diagnostic imaging at Penn Vet.... Read More