Owning and caring for a horse is a huge responsibility. The vast amount of information a horse owner must know about horse welfare, behavior, nutrition, health and regulations can be overwhelming. A basic understanding of these topics is essential to keep your horse happy and healthy. These modules are designed to give an overview of information regarding the care and management of horses, with information ranging from daily health checks to management and control of diseases and parasites.
Caring for your horse is a huge responsibility. Knowing and understanding general knowledge about what horses need will help you make important decisions about your horse. When talking with professionals in the horse industry, knowing the parts of the horse and general terminology will make communicating easier.
It is hard to know all the horse health issues, signs, symptoms, and concerns. However, preparing for whatever may come can be beneficial. These module will help you to become familiar with different diseases, health issues, and warning signs to be aware of related to horse health.
Feeding your horse can be confusing with all the supplements, types of hay, and grain that are available. Knowing different types of feedstuff and how they affect your horse will make you more in control of your horse's nutrition. These modules contain information about the nutrition needs of your horse and the feed that can meet those needs.
Being the adult behind a youth that loves horses can be tough. These modules serve as a crash course to learning about how to pick out a horse, look at the conformation of the horse, compare horses to pick the best fit for your youth, and being able to use the language of the industry.