||Students will have hands-on experience working in an operational equine facility including training, boarding, riding and lessons. Students will help with day-to-day care and will share the responsibilities of the horse's health and well-being, including feeding, parasite control and medical attention.
- Summarize the day to day activities of a working stable.
- Apply anatomy and physiology knowledge to barn observation/chore procedures.
- Apply disease concepts to barn observation/chore procedures.
- Demonstrate basic principles of the rations being fed.
- Model personal responsibility in completion of stable tasks.
- Demonstrate accurate calculation of daily and weekly feed quantities.
- Demonstrate effective communication with clients and co-workers.
- Demonstrate effective and safe operation of machinery.
- Administer oral and parenteral medications.
- Outline basic disease treatment protocols.
- Assess equine parasite control strategies.
- Perform basic disease treatment dosage calculations.
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