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AGEQ 1401 - EQUINE BEHAVIOR & TRAINING I

Instruction in basic equine behavior and training methods will be discussed. Topics will include safety, behavior, health care and management, and training methods. Students will use a systematic approach to training a weanling horse while learning proper safety and training techniques used in the industry. 16 lecture hours + 144 laboratory hours

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Recognize behavioral patterns as they relate to training methods and desired results
  • Implement appropriate training strategies
  • Evaluate progress and adapt training method(s) accordingly

Grade Basis: L
Credit Hours: 4