Course Details

EQU405 Equine Business Practices

This lecture course is designed to provide an overview of equine business practices. Three main course elements include: 1.) Stable management (daily operations, pest control, fire control, waste management, vet & farrier routines, facilities/equipment, etc.), and 2.) Horse transactions (buying, selling, leasing, donating, contracts, etc.), and 3.) Business management (business plans, personnel management, customer relations, advertising, marketing, legal issues, taxation, insurance, record keeping, book keeping, leadership principles, etc.). (Pre-requisite: Senior Standing)

Credit Hours: 4

Prerequisites:  Senior Standing