ANIML SCI 498S - Equine Enterprise II

Continuation of Equine Enterprise I. Capstone experience will focus on improvements and efficiency of the equine boarding operation at the UMass Hadley Farm, weekly evaluation of strengths and weaknesses, client feedback, and marketing of the business. Required weekly meetings and student committee assignments. Lab time includes weekly shifts at the facility. End of semester student presentations of a comprehensive annual report.

Instructor(s): 
Credits: 
3
Semester(s) offered: 
Spring
Pre-requisites: 

ANIMLSCI 398S

Notes: 

Students are expected to work shifts in the boarding stable as part of this course, which will include feeding and turnout/turn-in of boarded and client horses. Students are required to have proper footwear and professional dress for working at a horse facility.