AGEQ 1315 - HORSE EVALUATION I

Instruction in evaluation and selection of horses based on breed and performance criteria. Topics include basic anatomy and its relation to function, breed type, and characteristics. Emphasis will be given to breed standards and rules of judging performance horses. 32 lecture hours + 32 laboratory hours

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Relate conformation to equine functions
  • Prioritize and utilize criteria as related to evaluation and selection
  • Employ appropriate terminology used in discussing evaluation and selection processes

Grade Basis: L
Credit Hours: 3