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12 個評分
6 個審閱
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完成時間大約為15 小時

建議:6 weeks of study, 1-2 hours/week...
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初級

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英語(English)

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1
完成時間(小時)
完成時間為 3 小時

The Normal Horse: Basic Physiology

In this module, you will be able to identify the parameters of normal health in a horse. You will be able to measure a horse’s vital signs, including temperature, pulse, and capillary refill time, or CRT. You will be able recognize ranges of what are considered normal vital signs for the species, breed and individual horse. You will be able to monitor these normals over time to detect changes and alert a veterinarian to a problem....
Reading
12 個視頻 (總計 72 分鐘), 2 個閱讀材料, 1 個測驗
Video12 個視頻
The Five Freedoms5分鐘
Introduction to the Normal Horse分鐘
Recognizing a Normal, Healthy Horse2分鐘
Assessing Key Vital Signs8分鐘
Evaluating Weight and Body Conditions7分鐘
Recognizing Variations Among Breeds5分鐘
Basic Equine Anatomy and Terminology6分鐘
Natural and Acquired Locomotion and Gaits6分鐘
Hoof Physiology7分鐘
The Musculoskeletal System7分鐘
The Vision and Nervous System10分鐘
Reading2 個閱讀材料
A Note From UC Davis10分鐘
Suggested Activity: Documenting a Horse's Vital Signs30分鐘
Quiz1 個練習
Module 1 Quiz30分鐘
2
完成時間(小時)
完成時間為 2 小時

Maintaining Good Hydration and Nutrition

In this module, you will be able to discuss the water needs of a the horse. You will be able to manage and meet those needs in a variety of situations. You will be able to discuss dehydration and be able to test for a horse's level of hydration. You will be able to properly assess hydration status and will have some knowledge of ways to prevent and react to dehydration. You will be able to identify essential parts of a horse's digestive system. You will be able to discuss the characteristics of a horse's digestive system and be able to develop a nutritional plan suitable for your horse. You will be able to successfully communicate with your veterinarian about your horse's water and nutrition needs....
Reading
5 個視頻 (總計 52 分鐘), 1 個測驗
Video5 個視頻
The Importance of Hydration13分鐘
The Digestive System11分鐘
Benefits and Detriments of Various Feed Types11分鐘
Determining Nutritional Requirements14分鐘
Quiz1 個練習
Module 2 Quiz40分鐘
3
完成時間(小時)
完成時間為 3 小時

Providing Proper Care and a Safe Environment

In this module, you will be able to discuss proper husbandry for your horse. You will be able to identify the second of the five freedoms – freedom from discomfort. You will be able to recognize the importance of creating a proper and safe environment. You will also be able to analyze best practices for proper flooring, bedding, footing, exercise, and safety for both you and your horse. You will be able to review the steps needed for emergency preparedness, evacuation, and rescue situations. You will be able to develop a safety plan utilizing the standards of care for your facility. ...
Reading
8 個視頻 (總計 62 分鐘), 1 個測驗
Video8 個視頻
Applying Standards of Care6分鐘
Assessing Stall, Pen, and Pasture Quality6分鐘
Applying Standards of Care11分鐘
Ensuring Safety5分鐘
Emergency Preparedness, Evacuation and Rescue13分鐘
Footing Surfaces: Where Horses Work, Train or Perform11分鐘
Exercising Your Horse5分鐘
Quiz1 個練習
Module 3 Quiz50分鐘
4
完成時間(小時)
完成時間為 3 小時

Assess Fitness, Prevent Common Diseases and Injuries

In this module, you will be able to discuss common injuries and diseases that can afflict horses. You will be able to identify the characteristics of the fit horse and the impact of fitness in injury prevention. You will be able to recognize common symptoms of illness, discomfort, and pain and the importance of hoof and dental care. You will be able to review common fly management and deworming practices. You will be able to prepare a vaccination plan for disease prevention....
Reading
9 個視頻 (總計 59 分鐘), 1 個測驗
Video9 個視頻
Assess Cardiovascular and Musculoskeletal Fitness5分鐘
Maintaining Health and Preventing Common Ailments5分鐘
Deworming: Centerpiece of a Preventative Health Program6分鐘
Preparing a Vaccination Plan for Disease Prevention4分鐘
Hoof and Dental Care5分鐘
Preventing Diseases with Biosecurity5分鐘
Recognizing Signs of Pain and Discomfort7分鐘
Common Ailments and Injuries18分鐘
Quiz1 個練習
Module 4 Quiz50分鐘

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Claudia Sonder, DVM

Emeriti Director of Equine Outreach
Center for Equine Health

關於 University of California, Davis

UC Davis, one of the nation’s top-ranked research universities, is a global leader in agriculture, veterinary medicine, sustainability, environmental and biological sciences, and technology. With four colleges and six professional schools, UC Davis and its students and alumni are known for their academic excellence, meaningful public service and profound international impact....

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