Seminar Series

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Note: Most classes will occur at the Painted Bar Stables but some classes may be hosted at remote locations.
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EquiTravels Skills

4 Weeks $100 Series or $35 per Seminar
Instructor: Erika Eckstrom


For many riders the idea of traveling with a horse is daunting. This series is designed to prepare riders for adventures with horses in tow.

3/15 Trailer Techniques, Packing Lists & Paperwork
3/22 Travel Nutrition & Metabolics
3/29 Temporary Fences, Highlines & Hobbles
4/5 Cartography & Maps

Available via Online Webinar As Well
More Information & Webinar Registration Here
Live Webinar Access $15 per Webinar
Webinar Download $15 per Download
Webinar Downloads are free for in person attendees.

Farrier & First Aid

8 Weeks $200 or $35 per Seminar
Instructor: Jennifer VanDusen

The number one way to protect your horse is to protect their feet and work your way up the horse. Start from the ground up and really dive into everything there is to know about hoof and body emergencies that horses experience. Gain the skills and understanding you need to care for horses.

6/28 Hoof Capsule
7/5 Pulling Shoes
7/19 Lameness Evaluation
7/26 Wraps & Soft Tissue Injuries
8/2 Founder & Navicular
8/9 Abscesses & Hoof Wraps
8/16 Types of Shoes
8/23 Rasp Skills & Barefoot

Equine Anatomy

9 Weeks $225 or $35 per Seminar
Instructor: Jennifer VanDusen

Understanding how a horse is built is the foundation of understanding how they move. Before you can better understand biomechanics of riding, you first must understand the anatomy of your mount.

10/4 Bones: The Equine Skeletal Structures
10/11 Muscles: Functions of the Muscular System
10/18 Circulatory System Anatomy
10/25 Spine & Back: The Nervous System
11/1 The Skull: Head & Teeth
11/8 The Neck & Shoulder Complex
11/15 Front Limbs
11/22 Hind Limbs
12/6 The Hoof Capsule

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