Dr. Vail at Convention
Posted on Tue, October 04, 2011

Denver, CO – 10/4/2011-Charles D. Vail, D.V.M., in recognition of his contributions to the Colorado Equine Industry, will be presented the Horse Person of the Year Award at the Colorado Horsemen’s Convention.

An owner and senior partner in Littleton Equine Medical Center (formerly, Littleton Large Animal Clinic), Dr. Vail is a Past President of the American Association of Equine Practitioners and the Colorado Veterinary Medical Association, among other professional associations, and a frequent lecturer to U.S. and international audiences on equine health.

This industry distinguished recognition will be presented to Dr. Charles D. Vail on Saturday, October 8, 2011 at the Colorado Horsemen’s Convention, National Western Complex, Denver, CO

Also at the Convention there will be a full day of presentations and discussions on the following topics:


Topics of discussion will include:

Tax Law for Horse Business Owners

Legal Issues Facing Horse Owners

Risk Management for Trainers

Small Acreage Management

Horse Boarding and Safety Issues

Agricultural Use of Land

Employees vs. Volunteers

Health Issues

Zoning Laws

Professional Certifications

Marketing, Selling and Buying Horses

Don’t miss this valuable opportunity to honor Dr. Vail and to learn and discuss important issues affecting the horse industry today.  This is also a great opportunity to network with other horse owners, professionals, and enthusiasts in the equine industry.

Dr. Vail’s contributions to the horse industry and to equine health have earned him the respect of all with whom he has worked.  The Colorado Horse Council is honored to present its Horse Person of the Year Award to him.

To register, go to www.CHDA .org or call 303-292-4981.

Come learn about the diversity and opportunities that are thriving in the Rocky Mountain Region Equine Community.  The registration fee is $30 (with CHDA discounts and CHC membership) and includes refreshments and reception.

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