Cochise College

CATALOG 2015-16

AGR 237 ‡ Equine Science and Management (4)

Prerequisite(s): ENG 100 or placement in ENG 101, and RDG 122 or exemption.

An introduction to the light horse industry. Topics include the evolution and fundamentals of Equus, as well as breeds, classes, and methods of identification. Also covers anatomical systems, the hoof, nutrition, disease, health management, and daily care. Introduces the student to various career opportunities in the equine industry.

3 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory.