Students will be assigned to manage a four to five-horse race stable. Management duties expanded from ESTB 300 to include inventory, horse evaluations, billing, ordering supplies, budget development, and equipment operation. Students will train problem horses, fast-training trips. Evaluation procedures continued from ESTB 300. Theme for lecture session will be conditioning procedures, evaluating race fitness, exercise physiology and physiological profiling of the race horse.
Prerequisite: ESTB 300 with a B or better and permission of instructor
4 credits (1 lecture hour and 9 laboratory hours), fall semester