$250 – $1,500

2017 University of Maryland Equine Nutrition Seminar Sponsorship

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Animal and Avian Science, Rm 0408 University of Maryland, College Park, MD

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The University of Maryland Extension is offering your company the opportunity to join us for this day long seminar discussing Equine Nutritional Challenges. Please see the full schedule below, and click on the "Ticket" options to see the Sponsorship opportunities available.


Feeding Horses with Nutritional Challenges

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8:30 –8:50am: Registration/Check-In with Morning Refreshments

8:50am: Opening Remarks

Amy Burk, PhD, Extension Horse Specialist University of Maryland Extension

9:00am: Feeding Challenges of the Off The Track Thoroughbred

Erin Pittman, MS, Retired Racehorse Project and Dodon Farm

9:45am: Oh the Pain! Gastric Ulcers in Horses

Sarah Reuss, VMD, DACVIM- Boehringer-Ingelheim Equine Professional Veterinary Services

10:15am: Break

10:30am: Oh the Pain! Gastric Ulcers in Horses (con’t)

Sarah Reuss, VMD, DACVIM- Boehringer-Ingelheim Equine Professional Veterinary Services

11:15am: Managing the Obese-Prone Horse

Amy Burk, PhD, Extension Horse Specialist University of Maryland Extension

12:00pm: Lunch

12:45pm: Travel to UMD Horse Barn

1:00pm: Hands-On Skills Training (25 min per station)

  • Station 1 (Reuss): Gastroscopic evaluation of lesson horses

  • Station 2 (Pittman): Parasite/fecal egg count testing

  • Station 3 (Burk): Matching the right concentrate and hay to the horse

  • Station 4 (Jaqueth): Body condition scoring, slow feed nets, and muzzles

3:00pm: Complete evaluation and safe travel home

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