Equine Guelph’s Taking Science to the Steady equine webinar sequence begins on June 16 with a presentation on Broodmare Administration and Diet, with Don Kapper.
Kapper will define why forage is so necessary and the way taking note of what you feed your pregnant and lactating mares can produce higher well being outcomes.
Are you aware the day by day nutrient wants of your broodmare? Prenatal vitamins are necessary in each trimester. Modifications in administration and vitamin will help you enhance the well being of your mare and scale back early growth issues in foals.
The upcoming six webinars are free and purpose to convey informative and insightful data from skilled business professionals to horse homeowners. Kapper may also current two different webinars, in July and” August, as a part of a vitamin sequence.
» These wishing to participate can register here. All are at 7pm (EST). An electronic mail with a Zoom hyperlink can be despatched on the day of the webinar. Registration on the above hyperlink will shut at midday the day earlier than a webinar, and re-open the day after.
Upcoming webinars within the sequence:
What’s Subsequent? restart your enterprise after a shutdown – Panel Presentation, June 30: Questioning how you can rebuild your enterprise after the pandemic? Let’s discuss concerning the first steps to absorb recovering from the pandemic shutdown and the complexities of reopening. On this webinar, our panel will focus on how you can perceive the place you might be in your enterprise proper now, and how you can decide which elements are price reigniting as you progress ahead. Our panelist will share examples of how they’re addressing the brand new operational challenges and stimulate concepts on how one can plan to diversify and put together a sustainable future for your enterprise.
Foal Administration and Diet of New child, Suckling, Rising and Orphan Foals – Don Kapper, July 14: Begin them proper from the primary day. In each progress section, foals want to satisfy all nutrient necessities to succeed in optimum progress charges, immune response, and efficiency. Be a part of Don Kapper on this webinar and discover out what, why and the way the new child foal must be fed primarily based on the maturity of their digestive system and ‘fee of progress’.
Routine equine dealing with utilizing low stress and cooperative care methods – Dr. Robin Foster , July 28: Horses are anticipated to tolerate a variety of dealing with and well being care procedures, akin to tying, trailer loading, grooming, bathing, taking oral paste, being injected, having a temperature taken, and extra. Whereas these routine procedures are solely mildly disagreeable, some horses react with worry, avoidance, and aggressive behaviours. This webinar will describe how equine misery could be lowered and security elevated by sleuthing out and addressing the underlying cause for the horse’s misery, and by working towards low-stress dealing with, optimistic coaching, and cooperative care methods.
Efficiency Diet – Feeding and Administration of the Efficiency Horse – Don Kapper, August 4: This webinar will consider assembly all the dietary wants of Efficiency Horses, primarily based on their stage of efficiency. This contains deciding on ‘optimum’ feed for the suitable ‘gasoline’ (quick twitch vs. sluggish twitch muscle groups) and restoration after train to assist horses ‘bounce again” and carry out on following days. It will embrace info to find out the energy in a feed, primarily based on their ‘fats and fiber’ percentages and which is greatest to feed, primarily based on their muscle fiber sorts and depth of labor plus assist them get well and prolong their longevity as a efficiency horse, thus performing to their genetic potential now and sooner or later.
Turning Science into Tales for Horse Homeowners – Emily Esterson, August 18: Horse Homeowners rely on equine writers to supply correct and related info. It’s doable to jot down an amazing information story or an informative article by utilizing the contents of a analysis paper as your start line. This webinar will focus on discovering analysis research and teasing out the horse owner-focused content material in your viewers for a number of communication streams, whereas making certain your tales are entertaining, informative and primarily based on science.