Skip Main Navigation
Page Content
This event has ended

Save This Event

Event Saved

REINS Horse Owner Education Workshops

NC State Cooperative Extension

Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at 7:00 PM - Wednesday, March 7, 2012 at 8:00 PM (EST)

REINS Horse Owner Education Workshops

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Internal Parasites: Learning to Live With & Manage Equine Parasites - February 29, 2012 Ended Free $0.00
The Fundamentals of Saddle Fitting - March 7, 2012 Ended $10.00 $0.00

Share REINS Horse Owner Education Workshops

Event Details

 Local horse enthusiasts are invited to participate in educational programs on horse management. The sessions are sponsored by the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service. Each individual program will last approximately 1.5 - 2 hours including time for question and answer sessions with presenters.

 

Program dates and topics are listed below:

 

Topic: Internal Parasites: Learning to Live With & Manage Equine Parasites with Lara Worden of NC Cooperative Extension. This workshop will focus on the latest information on deworming strategies and how you can help prevent resistance to current dewormers by knowing more about each horse’s parasite status and ultimately improve the parasite load of your herd and save money. Snacks and refreshments will be provided.

Date: February 29, 2012

Time:  7:00 to 8:30 p.m.

Location James W. Warren Citizens Center, 115 W. Main St., Lincolnton, NC.

Registration: FREE, but must register at http://reins.eventbrite.com or by calling 704-922-2112.

 

 

Topic:  The Fundamentals of Saddle Fit: Lecture and Demonstration with Jan & Tim Emore of Emore Leather. This workshop will focus on structural integrity of a saddle,  placement/position of saddle, proper padding, and how rider’s position in the saddle affects the way the saddle fits the horse. They will address issues for both Western and English saddles. Note: Dinner and refreshments will be provided at this event. Bring your own chairs!

Date: March 7, 2012

Time:  6:00 to 8 p.m.

Location: Over The Hill Farm, 272 New Ground RD, Lincolnton, NC.

Registration Fee: $10.00. To register go to http://reins.eventbrite.com

 

Pre-registration is required for all sessions.

To register, go to  http://reins.eventbrite.com.

To get directions, contact Gaston County Cooperative Extension at 704-922-2112.

If we do not have a minimum of 10 people registered by the Tuesday before the event, the event will be canceled.

 

Have questions about REINS Horse Owner Education Workshops? Contact NC State Cooperative Extension

When

Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at 7:00 PM - Wednesday, March 7, 2012 at 8:00 PM (EST)


  Add to my calendar

Please log in or sign up

In order to purchase these tickets in installments, you'll need an Eventbrite account. Log in or sign up for a free account to continue.