Equine Education Day at Michigan State University

Date: April 30, 2016
Location: MSU Horse Teaching and Research Facility

Please join us for an Equine Education Day at the MSU Horse Teaching and Research Center on April 30th 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The students will be using their sale horses for training demonstrations. Everything from halter breaking to starting horses under saddle will be taught. At lunch, the sale horses will be presented. Food will be available for purchase. To see pictures of the sale horses visit https://www.facebook.com/msuarabians/?fref=ts or check out www.msuarabians.com for the complete list.


9:00 a.m.        Welcome - The MSU Horse Teaching and Research Center mission - Dr. Karen Waite

9:15 - 10:15    Equine Behavior - How do horses learn? - Dr. Camie Heleski

10:15 - 11:00  Halter breaking foals & fun things to do with yearlings - Paula Hitzler and students

11:00 - 12:15  Longing, Bitting & Long Lining

12:15 - 1:00    Lunch

1:00 - 1:30      Presentation of sale horses

1:30 - 2:30      The first ride

2:30 - 3:30      The next 30 rides

3:30 - 4:00      Open Barn

For more information, please contact Paulza Hitzler at 517-355-7484 or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or visit MSU Friends of HTRC at their Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/msuarabians/?fref=ts.