AGEQ 1411 - EQUINE SCIENCE I

An introduction to the horse industry. Includes history, organization and operation of equine enterprises, selection, breeds, breeding, reproduction, health, nutrition, management, and marketing.

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Explain the historical significance of the horse to society
  • Identify horse breeds
  • Identify basic anatomy and physiological functions
  • Outline managerial practices relevant to the horse industry

Grade Basis: L
Credit Hours: 4
Lecture hours: 64.0