Friday, February 22, 2019

ECCENTRIC EQUINE EXPELLED -By Orv Alveshere- HORSING AROUND IN SCHOOL A lady bought a very gorgeous horse And she paid for a ‘finishing school’ course Then she trailered him many miles away Where his training would last through the month of May. There’s a sad story...
How to Help Your Aging Horse Live a Vibrant Life By Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D. Bugsy came into my life when he was 25 years old, underweight and lethargic, with creaky, painful joints. Living in the mountains of Colorado, the terrain...
Speedway Motorsports, EquiLottery Games Working on Lottery Games Based on Live Auto Races LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Speedway Motorsports Inc., a leading auto speedway owner and operator and EquiLottery Games, a live sports lottery provider, have joined forces to bring lottery games...
CROOKSTON, Minn. – The University of Minnesota Crookston hunt seat equestrian team put together a strong weekend in a pair of home shows at the University Teaching and Outreach Center (UTOC) in Crookston, Minn. The Golden Eagles earned High Point...
Chesapeake International Draft Horse Show to Benefit EQUUS Foundation -The EQUUS Foundation is pleased to announce that it will be a beneficiary of the inaugural Chesapeake International Draft Horse Show, on February 8-10 in Wellington, Florida. Hosted by Victoria McCullough,...

The Healthy, Older Horse   -By Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D.-   Let me tell you about Bugsy. He was an Appendix Quarter Horse I rescued years ago. When he came to me, he was significantly underweight, suffered from an old stifle injury, and had a distrustful attitude. A few...
What is a Clinician and What Qualifies a Person to be a Clinician? -By Charles Wilhelm- A clinician is an individual who works with a horse in front of an audience coaching and demonstrating training methods and techniques. A clinician must...
HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. (Thursday, January 24, 2019) – The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA), Daily Racing Form and the National Turf Writers and Broadcasters (NTWAB) announced this evening that Justify who became horse racing’s 13th Triple Crown winner by sweeping...
ROOTS OF THE LIGHT HORSE BREEDS:  TURKMENIAN HORSES   -By Janice Ladendorf- Equine Evolution in Central Asia The equine species evolved in North America. To reach Asia, they had to travel north before they could cross the Bering Land Bridge. During the latest ice...

View this email in your browser INTRODUCING TEAM ZIMBABWE The Polocrosse Association of Zimbabwe has announced the eight elite players who will represent Zimbabwe at the Adina Polocrosse World Cup 2019. Most of the 2019 team comes with 28 years or more of polocrosse-playing...
US Equestrian is excited to launch the Para-Equestrian Dressage Coach Certificate Program -Lexington, KY - January 15, 2019 - US Equestrian is excited to launch the Para-  Equestrian Dressage Coach Certificate Program, a first of its kind for the industry. This certificate...
  Don't miss MHARF's 2019 "Cabin Fever" Flea Market and Tack Sale! Antique, Vintage, Housewares, Tons of Miscellaneous Interesting "Finds". Plus lots of horse tack and equipment including English and western saddles, bridles, training aids, pads, winter blankets, summer gear,...
Dr. Juliet Getty Speaks on Equine Nutrition on Monty Roberts' Horsemanship Radio- Can we keep a horse healthy in our restricted forage environment of barns and stalls? Horse's bodies actually adjust with seasons. Colic, ulcers and laminitis are man-made, but we can...
AMERICAN HORSE COUNCIL CELEBRATES 50 YEARS OF ADVOCATING FOR EQUINE INDUSTRY!   American Horse Council Celebrates 50 years of Advocating for Equine Industry -Washington, DC-In 1969 when the founders of the American Horse Council (AHC) first gathered to discuss formalizing an organization...
AHC to Offer Internships in 2019 -Open to High School and College Students- (Washington, DC;  January 7, 2019)- In 2019, the American Horse Council (AHC) will again offer internship programs available to both high school and college students. Students will be...
US Equestrian Announces 2019 U.S. Saddle Seat Young Riders Coaching Team -by US Equestrian Communications Department | Jan 9, 2019- Lexington, Ky. - US Equestrian is pleased to announce the 2019 U.S. Saddle Seat Young Riders Coaching Team. Coach Christy Parker (Brunswick,...
American Equus Welcomes Para Dressage Athlete Alyssa Cleland to Chosen Rider Roster  Gilbert, Ariz.- Jan. 7, 2019 - American Equus is excited to welcome Para-Dressage rider, Alyssa Cleland, to their list of well-respected Chosen Riders. Cleland is a Grade V Para-Dressage...
AAEP to Celebrate “Good Works” of Veterinarians Throughout 2019 Campaign -Jan 7, 2019- The American Association of Equine Practitioners is applauding the “good works” of veterinarians who are dedicating their time, money and resources to the health and welfare of the...
 LOST BETWEEN BARN AND HOUSE IN A BLIZZARD -By Orv Alveshere- SNOW CAN FIND YOU:  CAN YOU FIND THE HOUSE? Luckily he had just arrived home to the farm; Fast changing weather gave extreme cause for alarm. He had just returned from an urgent...

The Need for De-Spooking -By Charles Wilhelm- An interesting fact about horses is that while they can seem so smart and appear to learn so fast when we are consistent with them, the flight instinct can take over quickly. The frightened horse doesn’t...
Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame to honor inductees at Induction Ceremony & Western Heritage Gathering in Great Falls, Feb. 9 The Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame & Western Heritage Center (MCHF & WHC) extends an invitation to all to attend...

CHRISTMAS TITLE By Orv Alveshere -GREEN SCENE GIVERS- I have Christmas mem’ries where parents gave each, one special gift. Paying for land and livestock, it was a world of tight thrift. A brightly wrapped gift to call my own was truly worth the long...