Sunday, April 22, 2018
Golden Eagle Equestrian Competes Against Top Teams Nationally at NCEA National Championships WACO, Texas – The University of Minnesota Crookston made their first-ever appearance at the National Collegiate Equestrian Association (NCEA) National Championship Wed., April 18 at the Extraco Events...
UHC’s Operation Chip Program to Expand “Chipping Clinics” to be introduced (Washington, DC)- The Unwanted Horse Coalition (UHC) is pleased to announce that it will be expanding its Operation Chip program to equine rescues wishing to chip horses in their...

“Ready for a Forever Home” Little Deuce is a PMU quarter horse who was saved as a colt from a feedlot in Alberta, Canada. He came to Equine Voices Rescue & Sanctuary with his family in July of 2014, spending...
Hamilton and Makari Design Defend Their USEF Advanced Single Horse Combined Driving National Championship Title at Southern Pines CDE From the US Equestrian Communications Department Raeford, N.C. - The USEF Advanced Single Horse Combined Driving National Championship came to a conclusion on Sunday with...
Beezie Madden Brings Home Second Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Final Title Americans finish one-two, with three in the top-four From the US Equestrian Communications Department Paris, France – The podium was decorated in stars and stripes Sunday evening as Beezie Madden and Breitling LS claimed...
Minnesota Crookston Hunt Seat Equestrian Wraps Up IHSA Slate at Zone Finals SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The University of Minnesota Crookston hunt seat equestrian team had three riders compete at the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) Zone Championships April 8 in Springfield, Mo. The...
American Horse Council Appoints New Time To Ride Marketing Firm   (Washington, DC)- The American Horse Council (AHC) is pleased to announce that Martino Flynn, LLC of Rochester, NY has been selected to manage and market the Time To Ride program for...
Justify, Mendelssohn Take Top Two Spots In Kentucky Derby Future Wager   by Press Release | 04.08.2018 | Four weeks in advance of the $2 million Kentucky Derby Presented by Woodford Reserve (Grade I), lightly-raced and unbeaten Santa Anita Derby winner Justify closed as a resounding...
WILD DUCK EGGS HATCHED BY CLUCK-HEN WHAT KIND OF FOWL AM I?/MIXED-UP KID/SCRAMBLING EGGS One boring day at Grandparents farm, a lad climbed up to a bird nest. Four robin’s-egg-blue eggs intrigued him.  He had a theory to test. Conventional wisdom sez wild...
Brackets Announced for 2018 NCEA National Championships  WACO, Texas – The brackets have officially been released for the 2018 National Collegiate Equestrian Association National Championships April 18-21 at the Extraco Events Center in Waco, Texas. Minnesota Crookston will compete in the NCEA National...
ONE OF THE LOST BREEDS, THE NARRAGANSETT PACER By Janice M. Ladendorf   In early colonial times, most travel was by sea or river. What few roads existed were no more than rough trails. By the late 17th century, the English colonists in...
Northwest Arts Center Grand Opening set for April   MINOT, N.D. – Minot State University will commemorate completion of the new Northwest Arts Center, the Walter Piehl Gallery, and the Native American Artifact Collection with a grand opening celebration from 5...
Dr. Getty’s Four Favorite Calming Ingredients   by Dr. Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D. With travel and competition season just around the corner, "show nerves" are common. Agitated, nervous horses that are normally well behaved may benefit from nutritional calming. But before deciding,...
Registration Open for AHC’s Annual Meeting Discounted registration rates before April 30th!   (Washington, DC)- Registration is now open for the AHC’s 2018 Annual Meeting and National Issues Forum.  Registration information, along with a tentative schedule is available on the AHC Website...
Minnesota Crookston Equestrian Makes Strides But Falls in Three NCEA Matches CROOKSTON, Minn. – The University of Minnesota Crookston equestrian teams competed in three National Collegiate Equestrian Association (NCEA) matches March 10, March 15 and March 16 in Brookings, S.D. and...
Barrel Racers Run For Pot Of Gold At Shamrock Showdown Held At The Jacksonville Equestrian Center Jacksonville, FL (March 23, 2018) – Barrel racers chased a $62,000 pot o’ gold at the 13th annual National Barrel Horse Association (NBHA) Shamrock Showdown Super...

The Warm Up By Charles Wilhelm Regardless of the discipline in which you ride, warm up time is important. Whether you ride for performance or leisure, the warm up routine should be the same.  For every horse there is a certain...
Easter Sunrise Service at Hollywood Bowl By Orv Alveshere  OUTDOOR WORSHIP IMPRESSIVE FOR THOUSANDS Several interesting tickets came to my desk at work, Where my soldier duty was the Army Battery Clerk. The package contained outdoor amphitheater reserved seats; Those tickets would become one of my...
Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame seeks nominations for Class of 2018 The Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame (MCHF) is seeking nominations for the 2018 Hall of Fame induction round. Every year, the MCHF honors living and historical figures that have...
Minnesota Crookston Hunt Seat Equestrian Qualifies Three for IHSA Zones: Earn Reserve High Point Team Honors for Region   CROOKSTON, Minn. – The University of Minnesota Crookston hosted their final home show of the season March 3 at University Teaching and Outreach...
BLM Gives Inadequate Notice of Wild Horse Advisory Board Meeting The Bureau of Land Management on Tuesday announced a National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board meeting March 27-28.  In doing so, the agency appears to have violated the Federal Advisory Committee Act,...
That’s a Wrap: Concluding the 2018 AQHA Convention The American Quarter Horse Association, March 9, 2018 - The American Quarter Horse Association is an organization that works for its members. Each spring, AQHA holds an annual convention to review member-submitted rule changes, appoint new...