ANS 1531C

Equine Medicine (3)

Prerequisite: ANS 1073C

Classification: Dual

This course will cover lameness in detail, pre-purchase exams, neurology, alternative therapies, equine medications and pharmacology, research methods including data collection and analysis, metabolic diseases and non-infectious conditions of the horse, bone and joint maladies as related to performance situations, the propensity for certain diseases or conditions as related to age, environmental conditions related to housing and geography. Current scientific research in the field of equine medicine will be discussed.