This is the second of three intense courses in a specific concentration (Hunt seat, western, draft/driving or breeding) The horse will be brought to its best possible level of management/performance. An analysis of the horses’ physical and mental capabilities will be used to develop them to their fullest. Horses may be prepared for competition and exhibitions. The management of groups of competitive show horses will be taught. In some options, students will participate in the supervision of underclassmen.
Prerequisite: ERID 300 with a B or better or ESCI 320 and 340 with a B or better and permission of instructor
4 credits (1 lecture hour and 9 laboratory hours), fall or spring semester