Located on 350 acres alongside the Kentucky River in Wilmore, the Asbury University Equine Program provides opportunities for students to gain an equine-based education that’s unlike any other in the nation. And it has the only mounted police training program in the United States that employs students as the primary trainers.
The horse science technology and equestrian science degrees at Black Hawk College East Campus are unique for a 2-year school in Illinois. That’s combined with facilities and stables housing 70 horses both college-owned and student-brought.
Whether you are from Canada or from anywhere in the world, Equine Guelph’s short online course on Sickness Prevention in Horses offers practical knowledge on ways to keep your horses healthy and protected from getting sick. October 15 to 26th.
Ali Harmen describes how she came to be an equine veterinary technician. Her dream job involves clinic cases, farm calls, and foal watch.
London’s Capel Manor College, offers Europe’s first full-time saddlery course. Course leader Line Asser Hansen who was trained by Queen Elizabeth II’s harness and bridle maker Frances Roche, explains, “Horses are very sensitive, they can feel a fly on their skin. If we put anything on like a strap or anything that rubs against them,…
South Australian equine advocacy group Horse SA has made available a free online course to raise safety awareness when working at incidents involving horses.
“There is a high demand in this state and others across the country for people with advanced training and knowledge in the equine area and employers are specifically looking for students that have degrees where equine was their primary area of focus,” said Steven Cooper, associate professor in Oklahoma State University’s Department of Animal and…