altSince 2007, the Horse Industry Association of Alberta has been providing educational exhibits at events for school children and the public. These exhibits are intended to educate on the basics of horses and horse care. The current exhibit has the following educational modules:

Life Cycle: gestation to birth, birth to maturity, maturity to end of life, heights of horses of different types and stages of life

Gaits of the Horse: four basic gaits, tracks/hoof print patterns, hoof care, shoeing

Clothing & Shelter: varying needs of horses, types of shelter, types of clothing (including natural hair coat)

Nutrition & Digestion: feed, water, digestive system, body condition scoring

Manure Management: manure handling, storage and composting

Past exhibits have included the Spruce Meadows National, Farmfair and Stampede's Aggie Days.

 

2017

Upcoming Events

 Upcoming Events
Spruce Meadows 'National'

June 7-11, 2017

 

 

 

 

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