Tag Archives: Education

Horse Management Lecture Series

image of black horseEnjoy four evenings with Centenary’s Equine Studies faculty discussing horse health and training tips!

Centenary College is offering a series of Monday evening programs in February. All programs are from 6:30-8:30 pm at the Centenary College Equestrian Center, 30 Califon Rd. , Long Valley, NJ.

The presentations are free to the community.

  • February 2, 2015: Arthritis from Horses to Humans
    Michael Fugaro, VMD, Professor of Equine Studies
  • February 9, 2015: Performance Supplements, The Good, The Bad, The Ugly
    Lynn Taylor, PhD, Professor of Equine Studies
  • February 15, 2015: Conditioning the Hunter/ Jumper
    Kelly Martin Munz, MSc, Professor of Equine Studies
  • February 23, 2015: Benefits of Gymnastic Training for the Horse
    Michael T. Dowling, Assistant Professor of Equine Studies (In the USET Indoor Arena)

To register or for questions please contact:

Kelly Martin Munz, MSc
908-852-1400 Ext:2327
munzk@centenarycollege.edu
https://www.facebook.com/CentEquineCenter

Monmouth 4-H Rabbit Academy

rabbit wearing glassesThe Monmouth County 4-H Small Animal Advisory will be hosting a Rabbit Academy on Saturday, February 22 from 9:30 am to 1 pm at the Monmouth County Agricultural Building. The Academy will include educational sessions on:

  • Rabbit 101- Where to Begin? Basic Care of a Rabbit
  • Show Preparation- What Should I Bring to a Rabbit Show?
  • Building an Outdoor Rabbit Hutch- Guided Demonstration Showmanship- Learn How to Win Showmanship
  • Genetics- Solving the Mysteries of Breeding
  • Nutrition- What Kind Of Feed Should I Give My Rabbit? How Much?
  • Nest Boxes- Learn How to Make Your Own
  • Rabbit Judging- Experience How Rabbits Are Judged
  • Lion head Rabbit Presentation- All about This Breed

Entry Fees- $3 before 2/14 and $5 day of event

Make check payable to: The Monmouth County 4-H S.A.A.
Mail check to: P.O. Box 5033, 4000 Kozloski Rd. Freehold, NJ 07728