Event Calendar

Demystifying the truth: Equine Neuroborreliosis (Neurologic Lyme Disease)

  • Feb 28
  • Location: Tryon, North Carolina, USA

Event Date: Feb. 28 2017 Event Time: 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Event Location: Tryon Equine Hospital (3689 Landrum Rd, Columbus, NC) Event Description: Dr. Emilie Setlakwe will discuss equine neuroborreliosis (neurologic Lyme disease), an important neurologic disease of horses that is often poorly recognized. Learn about how the disease affects horses, how it is transmitted to horses, the various clinical manifestations of the disease, how best to diagnose it, and the available treatment options. Her presentation will also include the latest research on the topic as well. We look forward to seeing you there! A special thank you to Zoetis for sponsoring the event! Dr. Setlakwe is a board-certified internist at Tryon Equine Hospital. She completed her 3-year internal medicine residency at the University of Pennsylvania’s New Bolton Center. Prior to that, she performed a large animal internship in medicine and surgery at the University of Guelph and obtained her Master’s degree from the University of Montreal. For more information on Dr. Setlakwe, please go to our website, http://www.tryonequine.com.

UK Equine Career and Opportunity Fair

  • Mar 07
  • Location: Lexington, Kentucky, USA

March 7 University of Kentucky Equine Career and Opportunity Fair, 4:30 p.m. Spindletop Hall, Lexington, Kentucky.

Equine Health & Emergency First Aid

  • Mar 18
  • Location: Birch Hills, Saskatchewan, , CAN

Certified through Equi-Health Canada and Equi-Health USA - hands on training day will cover pain detection and preventive health, as well as reactive protocols and wound care as well as emergency training scenarios and digestive, respiratory illnesses and hoof issues. Training includes all materials, certificate of completion and training manual. This and other safety programs are supported by the insurance industry & CE credits for professional development. Contact stetson@sasktel.net to register or to discuss hosting at your barn or club.


  • Mar 23 - Mar 24
  • Location: Antwerp, , BEL

European Equine Health and Nutrition Congress: Are you interested in the relation between horse health and nutrition? Take the opportunity to join us in our learning journey and register now for the 8th edition of the European Equine Health and Nutrition Congress programme: “From Nutrition to Disease and Back”. The registration is now open! The European Equine Health and Nutrition Congress (EEHNC) is a biannual congress and has grown over the years as a leading international event uniting equine nutritional and veterinary experts from around the world to share innovative ideas on equine health and nutrition. The 8th EEHNC will be organised on March 23-24, 2017, in the historic surroundings of the city centre of Antwerp (Belgium). The Congress attracts a group of equine practitioners, researchers, nutritionists and equine professionals from more than 20 countries around the world.

Equine Affaire

  • Apr 06 - Apr 09
  • Location: Columbus, OH, USA

Join us for Equine Affaire in Ohio, April 6-9, 2017! Experience the nation's premiere equine exposition, featuring an impressive educational program, the largest horse-related trade show in North America, top equine entertainment and competition, and endless opportunities to experience, buy, and sell horses of all types. Equine Affaire is where you see, feel, touch, compare, try on, experience and smell the horse world in person...and "in horse." Adult admission is $15/day or $50/four-day pass and includes admission to all presentations. The Fantasia, a musical celebration of the horse, on Thursday through Saturday evenings requires a separate ticket.  For details, visit equineaffaire.com, see us on Facebook, or call (740) 845-0085.

Developing Tomorrow's Equine Workforce Summit

  • Apr 26
  • Location: Lexington, Kentucky, USA

“Developing Tomorrow’s Equine Workforce” Summit 8 a.m., Spindletop Hall, Lexington, Kentucky