Caring for Your Horse and His Home Wkshp, 1/28/06
- Caring for Your Horse and His Home: A Workshop for Novice Horse Owners
Saturday, January 28th, 2006
9am to 4:30pm
Maple Valley, WA
Ø Are you new to horse ownership or do you have children who want a
Ø Do you know what the regular health, dental and shoeing needs are for
Ø Would you like to learn about shelters requirements and horse-safe
Ø Would you like to tour a facility set up for safe and efficient
Join Alayne Blickle and her horses on her demonstration farm for an all-day
workshop geared for novice horse owners or for those new to keeping horses
on their own property.
Depending on participants needs topics may include:
Ø Understanding horse behavior
Ø Horse and handler safety
Ø Planning your horse facility
Ø Considerations for buying your first horse
Ø Costs for owning a horse
Ø Nutrition and feeding
Ø Vet and farrier care
Ø Taking vital signs & emergency preparedness
Ø Pasture, manure and mud management.
Workshop goal: To introduce participants to the components of good horse
management and the resources and professionals available to you as a horse
Cost: $125/person for registration before January 20th, $175 for late
registration. Agency staff $75/person.
Materials provided: Horses for Clean Water educational handouts & other
handouts on topics covered as well as a certificate of course completion.
Hot drinks & light refreshments will be provided.
Bring: a sack lunch. Hot drinks & light refreshments will be provided.
Dress: warmly & wear hard-soled shoes as parts of the day will be held
outside & with horses.
Registration or for more info: Alayne@... or
Alayne Renee Blickle
Horses for Clean Water
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