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EQR101 Fundamentals of Horsemanship

This course is designed for the incoming student who aspires to major in EQS or EQA but who has very limited riding experience. Concepts to be covered include correctly catching and haltering the horse, proper grooming and cooling out, tacking up for Western and English seats, mounting and dismounting, proper aids for halt, walk, trot, lope/canter, back, posting, diagonals, leads at the lope/canter, using neck and direct reining, general horse safety and ring etiquette.

Required Riding fee

Credit Hours: 1

Academic Catalog 15-16