TAVARES — The Lake County Extension Office is presenting a five-workshop Summer Equine Series beginning Thursday, July 10, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Lake County Agricultural Center, located at 1951 Woodlea Road in Tavares.
The series includes four Thursday workshops (July 10, 17, 24 and 31) and a horse behavior and trailer loading demonstration on Saturday (July 19). Topics to be presented at the workshops are wet saddle blankets, fly and insect control, selecting the right tack and bits, pasture management, colic, feed and supplements, and caring for senior horses.
The cost of the program is $40 for an adult and $20 for students. Registrations are due by Friday, July 4. To register for the Summer Equine Series, call Martha Thomas or Maggie Jarrell at (352) 343-4101.