Event Calendar

Equine Reproductive Mgmt. Short Course

  • Jan 12 - Jan 16
  • Location: Fort Collins, CO, , USA

Held at Colorado State University’s Equine Reproduction Laboratory, a 5-day course includes 20 hours of classroom instruction covering anatomy and physiology of the stallion and mare; semen collection/evaluation; AI of the mare, breeding mgmt; evaluation of the infertile mare; pregnancy diagnosis; twin mgmt; prediction of foaling; dystocia mgmt; and foal care. 15 hours of hands-on laboratory training are provided on semen collection/evaluation; AI; cooled semen; mare reproductive evaluation; on-farm obstetrical procedures; placental evaluation; colostrum quality; foal IgG testing; and foal resuscitation. Registration $1,450. Register online at http://erl.colostate.edu

Frozen Semen Short Course

  • Jan 17
  • Location: Fort Collins, CO, CO, USA

Held at Colorado State University’s Equine Reproduction Laboratory, this 1-day course includes 4 hours of lecture on: response of spermatozoa to freezing, preparation of semen for freezing, extender preparation, proper handling, storage and thawing procedures, post-thawing evaluation of semen, mgmt of mares for frozen semen and insemination techniques. The afternoon laboratory session will provide an opportunity for registrants to freeze, thaw and evaluate equine semen. Registration $550. Register online at http://erl.colostate.edu

UK Equine Showcase and Kentucky Breeders' Short Course

  • Jan 23 - Jan 24
  • Location: Lexignton, Kentucky, USA

4th Annual UK Equine Showcase and 6th Annual Kentucky Breeders’ Short Course DoubleTree Suites by Hilton, Lexington. To register, visit https://2015ukshowcaseshortcourse.eventbrite.com.

Stallion Handing in Breeding Situations

  • Jan 29
  • Location: Amissville, VA, USA

January 29, 2015, Minicourse on “Techniques for Handling Stallions in the Breeding Situation” held at Equine Reproduction Concepts, LLC, a reproduction facility in Amissville, Virginia. This 1-day course is designed to give horse owners experience with handling stallions in a breeding situation. 4 hours lecture, 4 hours stallion handling. For additional information see website, www.equinereproduction.com, call 540-937-9832, or e-mail info@equinereproduction.com.

Reproductive Management of the Stallion

  • Jan 30 - Jan 31
  • Location: Amissville, VA, USA

January 30-31, 2015, Minicourse on “Reproductive Management of the Stallion” held at Equine Reproduction Concepts, LLC, a reproduction facility in Amissville, Virginia. This 2-day course is designed to establish a basic understanding and practical experience to stallion management. 8 hours lecture, 8 hours laboratory experience. (For veterinarians: 16 CE credits awarded) For additional information see website, www.equinereproduction.com, call 540-937-9832, or e-mail info@equinereproduction.com.

Reproductive Management of the Mare

  • Feb 02 - Feb 03
  • Location: Amissville, VA, USA

February 2-3, 2015, Minicourse on “Reproductive Management of the Mare”, held at Equine Reproduction Concepts, LLC, a reproduction facility located in Amissville, Virginia. This 2-day course is designed to establish a basic understanding and practical experience to mare management. 8 hours lecture, 4 hours laboratory experience. (For veterinarians: 12 CE credits awarded) For additional information see website, www.equinereproduction.com, call 540-937-9832, or e-mail info@equinereproduction.com.

Pastures Please!!

  • Feb 05
  • Location: Lexignton, Kentucky, USA

Fayette County Extension office, Red Mile Road, Lexington. RSVP to UK Ag Equine Programs at 859/257-2226 or equine@uky.edu.

Embryo Recovery and Transfer in the Mare

  • Feb 14
  • Location: Amissville, VA, USA

February 14, 2015, Minicourse on “Embryo Recovery and Transfer in the Mare”, held at Equine Reproduction Concepts, LLC, a reproduction facility located in Amissville, Virginia. This 1-day course is designed to educate veterinarians on the procedures of embryo recovery and processing for shipment. (8 CE credits awarded) For additional information see website, www.equinereproduction.com, call 540-937-9832, or e-mail info@equinereproduction.com.

Reproductive Ultrasonography in the Mare

  • Feb 16
  • Location: Amissville, VA, USA

February 16, 2015, Minicourse on “Reproductive Ultrasonography in the Mare” held at Equine Reproduction Concepts, LLC, a reproduction facility located in Amissville, Virginia. This 1-day course is designed to give veterinarians the opportunity to gain experience using ultrasonography to aid in mare reproductive management. 4 hours lecture, 4 hours laboratory experience. (8 CE credits) For additional information see website, www.equinereproduction.com, call 540-937-9832, or e-mail info@equinereproduction.com.

Individual Experience U/S Mares

  • Feb 17 - Feb 20
  • Location: Amissville, VA, USA

February 17–18, and/or February 19– 20, 2015, “Individual Experience with Ultrasounding In-House Mares”, held at Equine Reproduction Concepts, LLC, a reproduction facility located in Amissville, Virginia. A herd of 15 to 20 in-house mares will be available daily (3.5 hour sessions) for palpation/ultrasound exams. Veterinarians are welcome to utilize these mares throughout a 2- or 4- day period to gain experience with palpation and ultrasonographic techniques. For additional information see website, www.equinereproduction.com, call 540-937-9832, or e-mail info@equinereproduction.com.

Southern Equine Expo

  • Feb 20 - Feb 22
  • Location: Murfreesboro, TN, USA

The Southern Equine Expo returns to the Tennessee Miller Coliseum in Murfreesboro, Tennessee on February 20-22, 2015 for the third year. We built our reputation by providing the highest quality clinics presented by nationally known horsemen, educational seminars, and hands-on demonstrations. Southern Equine Expo is dedicated to improving the care of horses through education of their owners. During the event, attendees will enjoy clinics presented by nationally known horsemen, educational seminars, and hands-on demonstrations. New to this year’s expo are competitions including the COLT STARTING competition, Extreme Trail and ranch horse challenge.