Gumz Farms Internship Program
For over 20 years, Gumz Farms has hosted an internship program open to young adults that aspire to gain hands on experience in the breeding industry. Many of our interns have gone on to become successful equine professionals. We have graduates that are actively working as veterinarians, research professionals, laboratory technicians, breeding managers and trainers.
Our internship program is quite intense but gives hands on experience in the many facets of the horse business from general horse care to advanced breeding techniques.
Some of the areas experienced are :
- general horse care
- medication and treatment
- artificial insemination
- embryo transfer
- semen collection and evaluation
- semen packaging and freezing
- weanling and yearling handling
This intense program runs from Jan 1 – June 1.
Housing and a stipend is provided to all interns. Applications are taken up until October 1. Interns are selected by November 1.