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ANSC 307 Farrier Science

Units: 3

Hours: 54 hours LEC

Prerequisite: None.

Transferable: CSU

This course covers horseshoeing principles and practices, including basic anatomy and physiology of the horse’s limbs and feet, horseshoeing terminology, and guidelines for assessing a proper horseshoeing job. This course focuses on causes, treatment and prevention of common lameness problems.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

SLO #1-Identify all bones, major ligaments, and tendons of the front and hind limbs and explain their physiological function.