Middle California

Middle California Member Materials

Visit the USPC website for the most up-to-date information on Standards of Proficiency, Test Sheets, and Checklists for H-B, C-3, B, H-A, and A certifications.

Study Guides for H-B, C-3, B, and H-A 

  1. General Anatomy
  2. Care of The Aging Horse
  3. Bandaging
  4. Basic Balanced Position 
  5. Bitting and Tack
  6. Colors and Markings
  7. Conditioning
  8. Conformation
  9. Digestive System
  10. Disaster Preparedness
  11. Disease and Ailments
  12. Common Equine Drugs (paper by Dr Kathy Ott)
  13. Equine Physical Exams
  14. Farrier
  15. Lameness and Disorders
  16. Leg Anatomy
  17. Nutrition
  18. Parasites
  19. Record Books (also known as Health & Maintenance Books)
  20. Reproduction (American Association of Equine Practitioners)
  21. Safety
  22. Stable/Pasture Management
  23. Teaching
  24. Teeth
  25. Temperature, Pulse, and Respiration (TPR)
  26. Toxic Plants
  27. Turnout for C-3
  28. Travel Safety
  29. Vaccinations
  30. How to tie a stock tie!


Study Guide for H-B

Study Guide for H-A