Event Calendar

Hats Off Day at the Kentucky Horse Park

  • Jul 30
  • Location: Lexington, Kentucky, USA

http://www.hatsoffday.org/

Equinology Body Worker Certification

  • Aug 02 - Aug 10
  • Location: Petaluma, CA, USA

EQ100: Equinology® Equine Body Worker (EEBW) Certification Course Petaluma, CA Tuition; $2495 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=5 or call: 707.884.9963 or write: equinologyoffice@gmail.com

KENA Meeting

  • Aug 16
  • Location: Lexington, Kentucky, USA

Kentucky Equine Networking Association (KENA) Meeting Networking 6 p.m. Dinner 6:30 p.m. Fasig Tipton

Equine Diagnostic and Research Seminar Series: Genetics, Parasitology

  • Aug 25
  • Location: Lexington, Kentucky, USA

UK Department of Veterinary Science Equine Diagnostic and Research Seminar Series Kathryn Graves, PhD, director of the genetic testing at Gluck Center’s Animal Genetic Testing & Research Laboratory, and Martin Nielsen, DVM, PhD, DEVPC, DACVM, associate professor at the Gluck Center, will speak about the genetic testing services at the Gluck laboratory and parasitology, respectively, at 3:30 p.m., at the UKVDL

Homes for Horses Coalition Conference

  • Sep 23 - Sep 24
  • Location: Nashville, VA, USA

The Homes for Horses Coalition Conference is the only national conference for horse rescues and sanctuaries. Sharing support, collaborating and learning are the goals of this event. Our conference has an interactive format that addresses the concerns and challenges of the equine rescue and protection community including important topics such as fundraising, rescue horse rehabilitation, working effectively with law enforcement, advanced social media, accounting for nonprofits, volunteers, and the latest in adoption research and practices. This year we are adding some advanced tracks for those with more experience. There will be time for networking and learning from your peers which can be as helpful as formal training. We are looking forward to seeing you in Tennessee! For more information, contact Cindy Gendron at cindy@homesforhorses.org. For more information about The Homes for Horses Coalition visit: www.homesforhorses.org.

Equine Anatomy Clay Class

  • Sep 24 - Sep 30
  • Location: Petaluma, CA, USA

EQ900: Equine Anatomy Discovery Workshop (Clay and Hands On) The Sea Ranch, North California Coast; Tuition: $1695 with Debranne Pattillo, MEEBW LEARN EQUINE ANATOMY THE EASY WAY! Are you a student struggling with learning the names of muscles? Are you a professional such as an equine body worker, veterinarian, tech, nurse or chiropractor who would like to engage in a proven way to learn muscles? Are you an artist who wants to create work that is anatomically correct? Are you a horse owner or trainer who would like to learn more about how the horse’s body works? If you answered yes, then we have the course for you! Join us for the EQ900 Equine Anatomy Discovery Workshop where we build the muscles of the horse using clay on the clever model and learning system developed by Jon Zahourek. Equinology is a state licensed school approved to operate by BPPE Using bones, models, visuals, books, hand-outs, reference material and of course our signature painted horse. Students will work in teams of two, building the muscles on Equiken® models at a comfortable pace, researching each muscle as the building progresses. For more details please visit: http://www.equinology.com/info/course.asp?courseid=19 or call: 707.884.9963 or write: equinologyoffice@gmail.com