Upcoming Events

June 1–4, 2021
Hilton DFW Lakes Executive Conf. Center
Grapevine, TX (Dallas-Fort Worth Metro Area)
Hosted by Texas A&M University


ESS Networking and Informational Series

Mondays at 1:00 pm EDT

July 27: Graduate Student Mixer
Aug. 3: Equine Nutrition
Aug. 10: Teaching in Equine Science
Aug. 17: Careers in Industry
Aug. 24: Horse Production & Management
Aug. 31: A Look Inside Publishing
Sept. 14: Equine Genetics
Oct. 5: Extension Programming
Nov. 2: The Post-Doc Experience
Dec. 7: Employement Outlook

Click here to register for individual sessions or the full series. 


European Society of Veterinary and Comparative Nutrition (ESVCN) Virtual Congress

September 17-19, 2020
To register (required), click here


Member Survey for 2021 ESS Symposium

The ESS Board of Directors and the Symposium Planning Committee have been working hard to develop a wonderful program for the 2021 ESS Symposium to be held in Texas in June 2021. To help facilitate planning, we are asking all members to complete a short survey to gauge attendance and presentation numbers by October 19, 2020. 


ESS Networking and Education Series Continues into Fall 2020

We are pleased to announce we will be continuing the ESS Networking and Education Sessions into the fall. Mark your calendars for October 5th, November 2nd, and December 7th at 1PM ET. More details about each session will be forthcoming. Members can register for all or some of these events. Please direct any questions or feedback to Ellen Rankins (ellen.rankins@rutgers.edu).

2019-2020 Renewal Notice

Your membership in ESS is now eligible for online renewal for the period of January 1, 2019 through December 31, 2020. Please note the membership fee structure has changed to a two-year cycle and has increased to reflect this and the costs of added benefits.

Renewal Notice Letter

Renew Online

Renew today to receive the benefits of ESS membership!

The Equine Science Society (ESS) promotes quality research on equine-related topics and strives to establish effective communication among researchers, teachers, extension personnel, and industry professionals regarding all aspects of equine science.

The society also holds biannual symposia and cooperates with other organizations who have similar or related interests.