ANSC 547 (01) - Equine Stable Management

Equine Stable Management

Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Animal Sciences
Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 13179
Special Fees: $60.00
Students learn how to make equine management decisions based upon science and business principles. Topics covered include evaluating health parameters, hoof care, vaccination and parasite control, nutrition, accurate record keeping and housing. Students monitor horse health, vaccinate, pull shoes and do fecal exams using the University herd. Business topics include; the importance of contracts, efficient staffing, stable/arena design for function. Field trips highlight different sized equine enterprises.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Prerequisite(s): ANSC 437
Equivalent(s): AAS 547
Instructors: Jean Demetracopoulos

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm COLE C141
Final Exam 12/13/2023 12/13/2023 W 3:30pm - 5:30pm COLE C141