Coming to Nelson on May 5, 2019

Langley, BC, April 24, 2019 – The Horse Council BC Community Talks Travelling Road Show Equine Education Summit is making its way to the Prestige Lakeside Resort & Convention Centre on May the 5th for a fun day of learning from expert speakers.

You do not need to be a Horse Council BC member to attend, and admission is by donation to the HCBC Animal Disaster Relief Fund. Topics will include Nutritional Needs for Horses, Equine Parasite Management and Vaccination, No Hoof No Horse, and Fire Preparedness.

Nelson will be the first stop for 2019, with stops to follow in Smithers and Quesnel.

HCBC would like to thank Community Talks Travelling Road Show speakers for helping us bring their knowledge to Nelson:

  • Ken Wilkinson, Equine Nutritionist
  • Dr. Melanie Wowk, B.SC, DVM, Zoetis Manager Veterinary Services - Cattle/Equine/Genetics Product Support
  • Dr. Katherine (Kate) Robinson, DVM, Diplomate ABVP (Equine Practice)
  • Assistant Fire Chief Kevin Smith, Wildfire Mitigation Specialist, Local FireSmart Representative, and Farm and Ranch Preparedness Workshop Facilitator

Be sure to pre-register so you don’t miss out! Visit the Horse Council BC website for more information and to save your spot.

About the Community Talks Travelling Road Show – The Community Talks Travelling Road Show is a program started by Horse Council BC in 2017. Its goal is to bring a day of equine education to communities around the province. Every stop on the Road Show includes expert speakers presenting on a wide range of topics. The 2019 program is sponsored by Otter Co-Op, SciencePure Nutraceuticals Inc., Zoetis Canada Inc., Western College of Veterinary Medicine, and Canadian Horse Journal. The Community Talks Travelling Road Show will also visit Smithers and Quesnel later this year. Learn more at the Horse Council BC website.

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