EQS 120 ‡ Equine and Stable Management I (3)
A hands-on introduction to daily stable operations in the care and management of horses. Students gain practical experience with an assigned horse in basic horse husbandry, horsemanship, and stable management. Topics include feeding, watering, stable sanitation, vaccines, parasite control, safety, horse behavior, health, wounds and their treatments, and recordkeeping.
1 hour lecture, 4 hours laboratory.