Equine Update: February 2020

 

KENTUCKY WINTER MIXED SALE

February 10-11 | Fasig-Tipton

Held at Fasig-Tipton, North America's oldest Thoroughbred auction company, this is the final breeding stock event prior to the breeding season. In addition to offering leading racing/ broodmare prospects and in-foal mares, the Kentucky Winter Mixed Sale presents a wide selection of newly turned yearlings. Find out more at fasigtipton.com.

SNOWBIRD DRESSAGE II

February 15 | Kentucky Horse Park - Covered Arena

Likened to ballet on horseback, Dressage is a style of riding in which horse and rider perform a series of movements to show the suppleness and trainability of their horses. This installment of the Snowbird Dressage Series will offer Introductory, Training, First, Second, Third and above levels as well as USEA classes. The show is free for spectators. For more information, go to kentuckydressageassociation.com.

EAGALA'S 20/20 CONFERENCE

February 26-29 | Hyatt Regency

Eagala is a global organization that focuses on equine-assisted psychotherapy and personal development. The Eagala 20/20 Conference will bring together more than 500 mental health and equine professionals from around the world to gain practical knowledge and inspiration from leaders in Eagala Model practice. Learn more at eagala.org.

KJEANRL SIXTH ANNUAL SYMPOSIUM

February 28 | University of Kentucky

J. David Rosenberg College of Law The Kentucky Journal of Equine, Agriculture and Natural Resources Law will host its 6th Annual Symposium at UK on February 28th. Symposim topics include: Federal Hemp Regulations and International Trade; Food Law;, Technology and Consumer Perceptions; Ethics; Safe Sport in the Equine Industry; Equine Activitiy Liability Acts; and Clean Water Act Litigation. For more information, go to kjeanrl.com.