Equine study abroad students learning equine anatomy

The trip of my life and the greenest place on earth

My favorite part of this trip abroad was the actual equine program. The other students and I were each introduced to our own horses to properly tack, ride, and take care of. This was an amazing experience as I had not had a lot of equine experience. Prior to this program, I had basic riding experience, that being four total times on a horse and none of this past experience was English riding.

Equine Sciences student in Scotland

A week in the life of an Equine Sciences student in Scotland

By the first day of this program, I was hitting the ground running. Arrival was Sunday and class started Monday. I loved the fact that we hopped right into the program. I had no time to be nervous. I assimilated quickly and happily into the life of an equine sciences student. On Sunday upon arrival, the professors picked me and the other students up from the Edinburgh airport.

Summer in Scotland

Summer in Scotland – Part 2

Summer in Scotland – Part 2 Katie Ribbens Katie Ribbens participated in Adelante Equine Summer Program in Scotland. She takes us through her time in Edinburgh. Read Part 1 of her time in Scotland here. Every time I looked out the bus window, I could practically hear the bagpipes playing through my head. The landscape …

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Scotland Veterinary Intern – First Week Abroad

Scotland Veterinary Intern – My First Week Abroad Nicole Hensley Nicole Hensley is a Biology Major from the University of Kentucky participating in the Adelante Scotland Program. She takes us thru her first week at her Observation and Research Veterinary Placement in Edinburgh, Scotland. I have just finished my first week here in Edinburgh, Scotland …

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