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ANS 211 Advanced Horseshoeing
Credit Hours:  3
Effective Term: Fall 2015
SUN#: None
AGEC: None  
Credit Breakdown: 2 Lectures, 3 Labs
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A/F Only
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Description: Advanced skills in shoeing horses to eliminate and/or correct lameness to the extent that the animal remains useful and pain free.

Prerequisites: ANS111

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Application Level) Select and apply the proper bar shoe for each lameness by correctly applying shoe to horse to achieve remediation of problem without creating additional pain or distress.
2. (Application Level) Apply foam blocks for the purpose of assisting the foundered or abused horse.
3. (Evaluation Level) Assess various types and causes of lameness by examination (visually and with tools).
4. (Analysis Level) Recognize and diagnose the deterioration of the hoof due to a fungal infection.
5. (Analysis Level) Recognize thrush and white line disease by examination (visually and with tools) of the hoof capsule.
6. (Application Level) Select the appropriate protective pad for each lameness diagnosed.
Internal/External Standards Accreditation
None