Feeding & Nutrition and Horse as an Athlete – with Ian Vandenberghe

Course dates Spaces available Location Accommodation Price
July 20th – 21st 2019 Buy Now Hartsop Farm Witney £170

Courses can be booked by clicking the Buy Now button abovePlease call the office on 01488 71300 if you have any difficulty making an online course booking. We can take your booking and payment over the phone, so please have your card handy as payment will be taken at the time of booking. 

Ian Vandenberghe is a Monty Roberts Master Instructor and one of the very first Intelligent Horsemanship Recommended Trainers. Ian is a  qualified farrier, BHSAI Instructor, a former Stud Groom at Aston Park and an experienced stud manager.

Feeding & Nutrition

On this one day course your studies will include:

  • How to identify the different feeds
  • How to analyse grass conservation
  • The rules for feeding
  • How, why and when to worm
  • How the digestive system works
  • Metabolic problems

Behavioural problems related to feeding the Horse as an Athlete

On this one day course your studies will include:

  • Functional horse anatomy (bones, tendons and ligaments)
  • Gait analysis in relation to soundness and levelness
  • Major lameness
  • Fitness and health assessments
  • Hoof care
  • Alternative therapies

You will need to be a member of the Intelligent Horsemanship Association so Join IH now (if not already a member) so you can start looking at all the brilliant educational material in our members area

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