~Co-Hosted by the Chase Lake Equine Center and the Michigan Horse Welfare Coalition~
WHEN: Sunday, August 12, 2012 from 10-5pm
*preview Saturday August 11 from 11-3pm
WHERE: Chase Lake Equine Center; 10426 Chase Lake Rd, Fowlerville, MI 48836
WHY: To showcase the adoptable horses at CLEC and to help educate horse owners on a variety of topics regarding horse care – with an emphasis on how to cope during the current hay shortage. The event is FREE to the public (kids welcome)! This is your chance to finally ask real experts your questions!
ITINERARY (subject to change):
10am – Barn Doors Open
10:30 — Parade of Horses
11:30-12pm – Horse & Rider Massage Demo by Marcia Sommerville of White Horse Therapeutics – using the rescued horse “Diane”
12:30-1pm – “Nutrition, Ration Adjustment, and Body Scoring” by Dr. Judy Marteniuk, Associate Professor in Equine Medicine and Extension at the Large Animal Clinical Sciences Department at Michigan State University
[note: a Tribute Feed rep will be on hand to answer additional questions regarding feed concentrates]
2pm – Trailer Loading Demo – Trainer Bill Brown, Chase Lake Equine Center
3pm – Dr. Christina Kobe, DVM, with Kern Road Veterinary Clinic
3:30pm – Equine Communication Demos with Rescued Horsess – Trainer Bill Brown, Chase Lake Equine Center
5pm – Event Close
Online Adoption Application for pre-approval (must sign hard copy day of event) ~ this is the only way to potentially leave with a horse the day of the event!
Applications will be available the day of the event, but since references will need to be checked, these adoptions cannot be finalized until later in the week.
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You Tube slide show of ALL of the rehabilitated, rescued horses: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K_EYWO5JODM&feature=player_embedded
TEN AVAILABLE HORSES!
– all horses utd on vaccinations, farrier – all horses with videos are at least green broke with some being much more advanced
Indy – 15 yo double blue-eyed paint mare; $500 min, obo to qualified home
Zoey – 3 yo paint mare – absolutely stunning, not broke; $500 min, obo to qualified home
Bailey’s Irish Cream – 8 yo paint mare; $500 min, obo to qualified home
Lucky – 2 mth old paint colt – adorable, and a real charmer! $400 min, obo to qualified home
*will be available post weaning in approx 2 mnths
Gus – 5 yo black & white arab gelding; $500 min, obo to qualified home
Lexi – 7 yo black and white paint mare (Lucky’s Dam); $250 min, obo to qualified home *will be available post weaning in approx 2 mnths, not broke
Peter – 16 yo sorrel arab gelding; $500 min, obo to qualified home
Diane – 16 yo grey arab mare; $500 min, obo to qualified home
Sassy – 4 yo paint mare; gorgeous! $500 min, obo to qualified home
Lace – 20 yo paint mare; super sweet! $500 min, obo to qualified home
*** ADOPTION FEES WAVED for any adoptees wishing to keep their horse in training with Bill Brown at the Chase Lake Equine Center for at least 6 months! Special adoption training package available!