N.C. Cooperative Extension Kicks Off Horse Husbandry Series

The North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service Horse Husbandry Section at North Carolina State University will kick off its 2006-2007 Extension Horse Short Course and Clinic Series in October with an introductory level horse judging short course.

Short courses and clinics are scheduled through early May 2007.

Additional information on all the events is available from Dr. Bob Mowrey, Extension Horse Husbandry coordinator, at 919/515-7871 or bob_mowrey@ncsu.edu. A brochure and registration forms are available by contacting Extension Horse Husbandry by phone: 919/515-5784 or on the Web at http://www.cals.ncsu.edu/an_sci/extension/horse/SC_Clinic/SCmain.htm.  


All the events listed are sponsored by the North Carolina Horse Council, while co-sponsors of individual events are listed with the event.

Oct. 27-29

Horse Judging Short Course - Introductory Level; Extension Horse Husbandry office, Raleigh

Dec. 2-3

North Carolina Horse Council State Championship Open Horse Show; Gov. James B. Hunt Horse Complex, North Carolina State Fairgrounds, Raleigh

Dec. 6-9

Horse Breeding Management and Transported Semen Short Course; NC State University Equine Educational Unit, Raleigh (co-sponsored by Exodus Breeders)

Dec. 10

Foaling Short Course; Extension Horse Husbandry office, Raleigh

Jan. 6-7

Horse Judging Course - Advanced Level; Extension Horse Husbandry Office, Raleigh

Jan. 13-14

North Carolina Horse Council Horse Training Clinic Featuring Lynn Palm and Van Hargis; Gov. James B. Hunt Horse Complex, North Carolina State Fairgrounds, Raleigh (co-sponsored by Land O' Lakes and Purina Mills)

Jan. 27-28

Carolina and Virginia 4-H Horse Leaders Conference; Guilford County Cooperative Extension Center, Greensboro (co-sponsored by the North Carolina and Virginia 4-H Horse programs)

Feb. 3-4

Horse Show Judges' Certification Clinic; Gov. James B. Hunt Horse Complex, North Carolina State Fairgrounds, Raleigh (co-sponsored by Southern States Cooperative)

Feb. 3

North Carolina Youth Horse Judging Team Training Clinic; Location to be announced, Raleigh (co-sponsored by North Carolina 4-H Horse Program)

March 9-10

Equine Hoof Care and Shoeing Short Course; Extension Horse Husbandry office and Equine Educational Unit, Raleigh (co-sponsored by Zin Pro Corporation and the North Carolina Horse Shoers' Association)

May 7-9

Horse Protection Officers Short Course, NC State University Equine Educational Unit, Raleigh (co-sponsored by the Orange County Animal Protection Society)

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