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2018 Equine Studies Annual Report

We are so thankful for our University of Maryland equine students, research partners, extension clientele, and wonderful supporters. This has been another busy year, and we are happy to share our latest Equine Studies Annual Report highlighting some of our proudest accomplishments of 2018. Click...

Student Success

We think our students are pretty special, and have gone on to do amazing things. Read about their experiences in their own words: "A meaningful facet of my Master’s degree in the Equine Studies program was the experience I gained working in extension and learning to communicate with equine owners...

Where are they now?

We are proud of the success our foals have had. Check out their accomplishments! Fearless Terp (Nicanor x Daylight Lassie) 2016 c. Career earnings (as of 9/5/18): $27,053 7/13/18 Penn National Maiden Special Weight- 2nd 7/26/18 Penn National Maiden Special Weight - 4th 9/3/18 Timonium Maiden...


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Breeding Program

We have maintained a small band of Thoroughbred broodmares at the Central Maryland Research and Education facility in Clarksville. Our goal is to produce quality Maryland bred horses while providing invaluable learning opportunities for our students. Our students get to actively participate in the...

Equine Studies at UMD

Love horses? Considering a career involving or working with horses? Seeking a program that is a cut above the rest? Interested in an exciting major that will prepare you for a real-world career? Equine Studies offers hands-on learning opportunities in the area of equine science and management. The...

Advances in Equine Research

The University of Maryland’s Equine Studies Program is proud to announce its latest initiative to bring equine science directly to the horse owner in an affordable way by hosting a national webinar series titled “Advances in Equine Research”. The weekly webinar series will feature prominent equine...

Educational Events

Pasture Walks Pasture walks are very popular in the horse community as they provide an opportunity for you to see how others manage their pastures and learn about everything from pasture planning and development through toxic plant identification and fencing options. The University of Maryland...


Photo Galleries Horse Trailering on Campus Pastures and Soil Sampling at CMREC


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