2015 Focus on the Foal — Educational Seminar and Horse Auction
Focus on the Foal is a free public education and horse auction on Saturday, Nov. 7, beginning at 12:30 p.m. Registration will be held in the lobby of the Bailey Small Animal Teaching Hospital. The event includes: educational seminars presented by the equine faculty of the JT Vaughan Large Animal Teaching Hospital, beginning at 1:30 p.m.; clinical tours of the college’s equine facilities; the horse auction, at 5:30 p.m.; and dinner, ($5 suggested donation per person) beginning at 6:30 p.m.. Registration will take place in the Bailey Small Animal Teaching Hospital. Two mares and four weanlings will be up for auction.* All proceeds from the horse auction and dinner will go to benefit the Auburn University Student Society for Theriogenology Club and the Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine Equine Service. Bidders for the auction need to obtain a bidding number prior to the sale. Telephone bids will be accepted if pre-arranged. Pending approval by the Alabama State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners, the event will provide three hours of continuing education credits for veterinarians. For questions and concerns, please contact Dr. Aime Johnson at 334/844-4490 or email@example.com.
*Weanlings will be available for pick-up after they graduate from handling class Nov. 19. Following the sale, the horse will be returned to the horse unit; new owners will be required to sign a release to allow them to complete the course. New owners will need to make arrangements to pick up their horse from the Horse Unit Nov. 20-21.
View the event flier here. View the 2015 Weanling and Broodmare Adoption/Auction Guide.
Click here to register.
Please use the navigation panes below to view the biography, pedigree, and photos of the auction horses.