Hippology Academy

Hippology Academy Begins February 17, 2020 at www.extensionhorses.org


Hippology Academy

Extension Horses Presents

Hippology Academy Spring 2020

Offering 3 Hippology 6 week courses Spring, 2020. They will be running concurrently from February 17, so you can enroll in any, or all.  They are 100% online and they begin February 17th!

The topics in each course are: (click the image to enroll!)


  • Health and Vaccination
  • Forages and Toxic Plant of the Midwest
  • Horse Anatomy: Bones and Parts
  • Nutrients and Nutrient Requirements
  • Diseases and Biosecurity
  • Parasitology

  • Exercise Physiology
  • Reproductive Physiology and Endocrinology in the Mare
  • Genetics: Horse Color Inheritance
  • Nutrition: Toxic Plants of the Southeast
  • Feeding the Performance Horse
  • Nutritionally related diseases


  • Genetic Diseases
  • Organs in Horses
  • Anatomy of the Front Leg
  • Facility Design and Maintenance
  • Understanding Bits and Bitting
  • Reading a Feed Tag and Formulating a Ration

Last updated February 10, 2020