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Designed specifically for the professional equine trainer
and knowledgeable horse owner.

Will return in 2017!





Introduction to the Horse is an online course with 15 modules now offered through the College of Veterinary Medicine and the Equine Center.  The course is a "go at your own pace" style with the option to take 3 in person labs at the equine center to have live horse interaction in addition to the online modules.  The course covers all the basics for the novice horse owner or for those thinking about getting involved with horses.  Topics include: basic anatomy, nutrition, health issues, behavior (common and problem), breeds and colors, horse personalities, safety around horses, leading, grooming, lunging and groundwork with a horse, tack and natural horsemanship. 

Cost of this course is $99.




These PDFs were created for our clients by our veterinarians and by the University Extension team

Treatment of Equine SarcoidsEPM Client Handout
First Aid Basics10 Things to know about Nutrition
Equine LaparascopyWhy is your Quarterhorse Lame
Elderly Horse CareBasic Hoof Care
What is growing in my PastureBow, Splints and Bucked Shins
Crooked Legs in FoalsBasics of Equine Dentistry
Equine Gastric Ulcer SyndromeEquine Joint Infection
Feeding Orphaned FoalsFoal Passive Transfer
Vaccine HandoutRisks of IM Banamine
Salmonellosis Fact SheetPractical Parasite Control
MRI at the U of MLaparascopic Ovariectomy
Horses that RoarEquine First Aid Supply List

 CLICK HERE to see the list of webinars available from the U of M Extension! 




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