Educational Opportunities

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UK Extension Agents to Host 11th Pastures Please!! Workshop

November 22, 2017

The event will take place Jan. 22, 2018, at the Scott County Extension Office, in Georgetown, Kentucky.... Read More

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UK to Host 2018 Equine Showcase, Breeders' Short Course

November 17, 2017

Presenters will cover topics including safety, horse welfare, equine reproduction, horse management, and more.... Read More

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ISES 2017 Down Under: Let the Show Begin

November 11, 2017

The International Society for Equitation Science event will take place Nov. 22-25, in New South Wales, Australia.... Read More

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Dr. Kathryn Wulster to Speak on Advanced Imaging Innovations

November 03, 2017

The equine imaging lecture will take place Nov. 7 at the New Bolton Center, in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania.... Read More

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November KENA Lecture Focuses on Funding

November 02, 2017

The dinner and lecture will take place Nov. 14 at Fasig-Tipton in Lexington, Kentucky.... Read More

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Horse Pasture Management Workshop Taking Place in Louisville

October 28, 2017

The equine-focused workshop will be held at the American Forage and Grassland Council conference on Jan. 15, 2018.... Read More

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UKVDL Goes Mobile to Educate Kentuckians

October 28, 2017

Dr. Uneeda Bryant teaches youth about paths in veterinary medicine and the services offered at the UKVDL.... Read More

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Equine Guelph Offers Courses for Racing Grooms, Trainers

October 20, 2017

A digestive health course will be free for the first 50 registrants from each of Ontario's three racing sectors.... Read More

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Ontario Large Animal Rescue Course Taking Place Nov. 17-19

October 14, 2017

Topics will include emergency preparedness, trailer safety, livestock behavior in stressful situations, and more.... Read More

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Olds College Launches Equine Reproduction Tech Program

October 06, 2017

The program is designed to provide participants with skills necessary to work in or operate an equine breeding facility.... Read More

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Registration for Online Horse Behavior, Safety Course Open

September 23, 2017

Members of Saddle Up Safely's partner organizations can receive a 10% discount on the registration fee.... Read More

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KDA Animal Health to Hold Public Meeting to Discuss EIA

September 12, 2017

The meeting will allow local horse owners to learn more about EIA and the recent cases identified in southwest Kansas.... Read More

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2018 WEVA Congress Approaching

September 09, 2017

The 2018 World Equine Veterinary Association (WEVA) Congress will take place April 21-23 in Beijing, China. ... Read More

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Penn Vet Announces 2017-18 First Tuesday Lecture Series

September 03, 2017

Lecture topics will include anesthesia, eye emergencies, sports medicine, biosecurity, foaling problems, and more.... Read More

Dr. Jennie Ivey (center), assistant professor of animal science, discusses utilizing body condition scoring to make nutritional management decisions during an equine management session held previously at UT’s East Tennessee AgResearch and Education Center animal and environmental unit near Walland, Tennessee.

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UT Extension Schedules Equine Educational Events

September 01, 2017

The events, covering a variety of topics, will take place around Tennessee throughout September and October. ... Read More

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UK Gluck Center to Host Fifth USDA-NIFA Symposium on EAV

August 25, 2017

This year's symposium will focus on the outcomes of the EAV studies undertaken as part of the a USDA-NIFA grant.... Read More

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Breeders Invited to Free Broodmare Health Seminar

August 20, 2017

The event will take place Sept. 9 at Hoosier Park Racing and Casino in Anderson, Indiana.... Read More

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Studying the Obvious

August 17, 2017

Why do researchers spend time studying basic equine behavior questions when the answers seems so obvious?... Read More

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Equine End-of-Life Session Scheduled for BEVA Congress

August 06, 2017

The lectures will review what vets know and how to make this final act as stress-free as possible for all involved.... Read More

Vets With Horsepower at their second stop on the 2017 tour: the Equine Hospital in Altforweiler, Germany.

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Vets With Horsepower Wrap Up Eastern European Tour

August 05, 2017

These vets go on annual motorcycle tours to deliver continuing professional development and raise funds for charities.... Read More

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August KENA Meeting to Focus on Equine Emergencies

August 04, 2017

The dinner and lecture will take place Aug. 15 at Fasig-Tipton, in Lexington, Kentucky. ... Read More

"After teaching young riders for several years, I believe there's nothing more rewarding than passing a passion for horses on to a new generation of equestrians," says News Editor Erica Larson. Have young horse lovers in your life? Consider opening your barn to them and educating them on horse safety, care, and riding.

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Poll Recap: Youth Equine Organizations

August 01, 2017

Of the 392 respondents, 202 (52%) said they were or are a member of at least one equine youth organization.... Read More

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Clemson Offering Master Equine Manager Certification Course

July 18, 2017

The course will cover horse welfare, nutrition, health care, and selection, as well as practical skills and more.... Read More

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RVC's Equine Locomotor Research Course Expands to America

June 27, 2017

Farriers can learn more about conducting research, increasing the evidence behind farriery, and improving horse welfare.... Read More

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Top Tweets From the 2017 Equine Science Society Symposium

June 05, 2017

We've collected tweets and take-homes from the 2017 Equine Science Society Symposium. Take a look!... Read More