Anniversary of the UMN Leatherdale Equine Center Celebrated with Educational Programs

In honor of the 10th anniversary of the University of Minnesota Leatherdale Equine Center, the University of Minnesota Equine Extension Team is hosting two educational programs.

 

An Adult Horse Owner Education program will be held on October 21, 2017 and includes topics such as recognizing and treating ulcers, selecting the right forage source for your horse, different stretches to improve horse fitness, and how to determine horse bodyweight and body condition score.  Online registration is available at www.regonline.com/AdultHorse2017 and is required by October 18, 2017.

 

A Youth Horse Owner Extravaganza will be held on November 4, 2017 and will include topics such as nutrition 101, winter care, mythbusters: horse and pony edition, and first aid. Online registration is available at www.regonline.com/YouthHorse2017 and is required by November 1, 2017.

 

Both events will be held at the University of Minnesota Leatherdale Equine Center and cost is $25 per person; the fee includes a box lunch and proceedings.  Additional information can be found online here.