Educational Opportunities

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Maryland Farriery Seminar Scheduled for March 22

January 19, 2014

The University of Maryland will host an introduction to farriery seminar on March 22.... Read More

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Schaer to Describe Collaborations between Vets, Physicians

January 19, 2014

He will discuss the collaboration between vets and physicians as they strive to improve patient care.... Read More

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Penn Vet to Offer Reproduction, Behavior Short Courses

January 17, 2014

Short course topics include, stallion handling, horse behavior, and mare and foal management.... Read More

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Univ. of Edinburgh Offers Online Equine Nutrition Course

January 12, 2014

The University of Edinburgh is offering a free online equine nutrition course through coursera.org.... Read More

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NCSU to Host Veterinarian, Horse Owner Symposiums

January 11, 2014

NCSU will host seminars for horse owners, veterinary professionals, and students on Feb. 8-9.... Read More

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Purdue to Host 2014 Horseman's Forum on Feb. 8

January 05, 2014

The program includes lectures on feeding senior horses, saddle fitting, moon blindness, bandaging, and more. ... Read More

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University of Wisconsin to Host Equine Nutrition Seminar

January 04, 2014

Presentation topics will include body condition scoring, feeding Cushingoid horses, hay, and more.... Read More

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Equine Guelph offers Welfare Tips, Colic Risk Assessment

December 22, 2013

As the Guelph’s "Year of Colic Prevent" wraps, it announces 2014 as the year of "Full Circle Responsibility."... Read More

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Reef to Speak on Ultrasound Examination of Fetal Well-Being

December 18, 2013

Reef will explain why ultrasound is critical to assessing foal viability during a high-risk pregnancy.... Read More

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Equine Guelph to Offer Online Course on the Equine Industry

December 06, 2013

The course will provide students with the opportunity to re-examine their knowledge regarding equine welfare.... Read More

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Rutgers Announces Seminar on Caring for the Equine Athlete

December 03, 2013

Lecture topics will include conditioning, saddle fitting, and hoof balance, among others.... Read More

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UK Offers Two Upcoming Continuing Education Events

November 21, 2013

The University of Kentucky Ag Equine Programs is hosting two upcoming continuing education events.... Read More

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UCB Course Providing Horse Care Experience

November 17, 2013

The module covers feeding, stable management, first aid, health care, exercise methods, and more. ... Read More

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Healthy working donkeys enjoy some time off by the roadside in Nyahururu, Kenya.

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Workshop Aims to Reduce Disease Impact on Working Equids

November 15, 2013

Delegates will try to find ways to reduce impact of diseases on working equids.... Read More

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AVC to Host Equine Colic Workshop

November 12, 2013

Kathleen MacMillan, DVM, MSc, will present information regarding colic diagnostics, treatments, and more.... Read More

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2013 WEVA Congress in the Books

November 03, 2013

More than 500 attendees from 49 countries attended the 2013 WEVA Congress, held in Budapest, Oct. 3-5. ... Read More

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Lloyd's of London, Univ. of Kentucky Continue Partnership

November 01, 2013

The $45,000 contribution from Lloyd's supports the Equine Disease Quarterly. ... Read More

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Rutgers Presents Event Featuring Dr. Ray Geor

October 29, 2013

Geor's lecture will focus on obesity, insulin resistance, and how these conditions relate to laminitis. ... Read More

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2013 Laminitis Conference to Offer Horse Owners Program

October 25, 2013

Owners will have an opportunity to talk to a panel of world-renowned experts about a variety of topics.... Read More

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Equine Guelph to Offer Biosecurity eWorkshop Nov. 4-17

October 23, 2013

The course is designed to review ways to reduce the chance of horses' contracting infectious diseases.... Read More

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McDonnell to Discuss Horse Behavior during Free Lecture

October 17, 2013

Sue McDonnell, PhD, Cert. AAB, will lecture on important health-related natural horse behavior observations.... Read More

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Speakers, Topics for 2013 Kentucky Trail Summit Announced

October 02, 2013

The summit is designed to bring trail riders together for education and networking opportunities.... Read More

An in-depth look into the current issues of wild horse management is just one of the many topics that will be explored in Equine Guelph’s Global Perspectives in Equine Welfare course.

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Course Will Explore Equine Welfare Practices Worldwide

September 30, 2013

Equine welfare around the world is a complex issue that stirs controversy on a regular basis. ... Read More

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TOBA to Hold Pedigree and Conformation Clinic

September 29, 2013

The clinic will feature a presentations focusing on conformation from a veterinary perspective.... Read More

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UC Davis to Host Donkey Welfare Symposium

September 20, 2013

Goals of the symposium are to improve participants' knowledge of donkey behavior, physiology, and more.... Read More