Wednesday, November 13, 2019
By Peggy Miller-Auwerda, Equine Specialist, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, peggy@iastate.edu   -Winter is right around the corner and planning ahead can benefit your horse and prevent difficult repairs when the snow and cold winds are blowing. A horse’s...
-By Charles Wilhelm- The exercise we call “concentrated circles” is a critical foundation training exercise. This exercise teaches the horse to bend around you, which improves suppleness. It also provides important schooling of the go-forward cue. With a...
    By Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D.   It was back in 2010 at a conference in Denver, Colorado, that I came across a booth where chia seeds were being sold as a dietary supplement for horses. I had never heard...
CROOKSTON, Minn. – The University of Minnesota Crookston western equestrian team opens up the 2019-20 season Sat., Oct. 26 and Sun., Oct. 27 with a pair of home shows at the University Teaching and Outreach Center (UTOC) in...
Dr. Juliet Getty Speaks on How to Help Your Horse Grow Old Gracefully on Monty Roberts' Horsemanship Radio: http://www.horsemanshipradio.com/2019/09/30/144-a-pony-and-his-boy-senior-horse-nutrition-by-omega-fields/ Join Dr. Getty in learning about how to meet your horse's needs as he gets older. While every horse is unique...
Lexington, Ky. – Oct. 29, 2019 – Hunter competition commenced Tuesday at the 2019 National Horse Show, which is celebrating its 136th year, at its home in the Alltech Arena at the Kentucky Horse Park. Deemed a Heritage...
Broomfield, Colo. - Vesicular Stomatitis (VSV) has been confirmed in Adams, Alamosa, Arapahoe, Archuleta, Boulder, Broomfield, Chaffee, Clear Creek, Conejos, Delta, Dolores, Douglas, Eagle, El Paso, Fremont, Garfield, Gilpin, Grand, Gunnison, Jefferson, La Plata, Larimer, Las Animas, Mesa,...
Mattie Richardson (left), a horse owner and enthusiast from Sheldon, N.D., has recently completed her sixth novel, “The Secret of the Hemlock Forest” with her husband and co-writer, Dan Schmitz. It is her first fantasy novel...
The winner of the CCI4*-L class, the most difficult of all during Strzegom October Festival, was Harry Meade with the 10-year-old Superstition.   The Britishman took the lead after a clear round in the cross-country. Even one knockdown and...
  RIVER FALLS, Wis. – The University of Minnesota Crookston Hunt Seat Equestrian team opened up the 2019-20 season Sat., Oct. 12 and Sun., Oct. 13 at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls in River Falls, Wis. The Golden Eagles...
Broomfield, Colo. - Cases of vesicular stomatitis (VSV) have been identified in the following 35 Colorado counties:  Adams, Alamosa, Arapahoe, Archuleta, Boulder, Broomfield, Chaffee, Conejos, Delta, Dolores, Douglas, Eagle, El Paso, Fremont, Garfield, Gilpin, Grand, Gunnison, Jefferson,...
Exciting Future Ahead at Tryon International Equestrian Center for U.S. Para-Dressage Following the 2019 Tryon Fall Dressage CPEDI3* and National Champion Awards USPEA Acknowledges Sharon Decker, Cindy Boyle, Alma Garcia, and Tryon International Equestrian Center for the $35,820.00...
The final entry period for the 2019 Thoroughbred Makeover and National Symposium, presented by Thoroughbred Charities of America (TCA), has passed — which means that our field of contestants is set! Let’s take look at the numbers...

The One-Rein Stop- By Charles Wilhelm- The act of moving the hips over for a one-rein emergency halt is the single greatesttechnique you can employ to stop a horse that is bolting or bucking. It can and hassaved many riders from...
  Buffalo  - N.Y. - Sept. 12, 2019 - The 73rd edition of the Buffalo International Horse Show (BIHS) continued Thursday at the Buffalo Therapeutic Riding Center (BTRC). The professional hunter divisions wrapped up and champions were crowned, including the naming of the...
    Today the Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame & Western Heritage Center (MCHF & WHC) announced the 12th class of inductions into the Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame. The inductees were chosen from a field of candidates nominated by...
Strzegom October Festival: great end of eventing season Strzegom is preparing itself for last competitions in eventing in 2019. Strzegom October Festival will take place in less than a month from now. Strzegom October Festival joins international competitions (CCI1 * -INTRO,...
Whole food options to boost protein quality -By Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D.-   Protein is not a popular subject. Most “nutrition-talk” revolves around carbohydrates – sugar and starch, to be specific, because they impact metabolic conditions that are a very real concern...
Vesicular stomatitis confirmed in 26 Colorado counties Broomfield, Colo. -  Vesicular stomatitis has been confirmed in Adams, Alamosa, Arapahoe, Archuleta, Boulder, Broomfield, Chaffee, Conejos, Delta, Douglas, Fremont, Gilpin, Grand, Gunnison, Jefferson, La Plata, Larimer, Mesa, Mineral, Montezuma, Montrose, Morgan, Ouray, Park,...
Dressage: Double gold for Denmark at the FEI Pony European Championships FEI rankings number one – Alexander Yde Helgstrand won individual gold after a very good test with Adriano B at the European Championships for Ponies in Strzegom. Denmark stood...
Livestock owners asked to do their part to protect the health of Minnesota's animals before, during and after the State Fair St. Paul, Minn. - The Minnesota Board of Animal Health encourages livestock owners to make sure their animals are healthy, and...
Vesicular stomatitis confirmed in 26 Colorado counties FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 23, 2019 Veterinarians and Livestock Owners Contact:  Colorado State Veterinarian’s Office, 303-869-9130 Broomfield, Colo. -  Vesicular stomatitis has been confirmed in Adams, Alamosa, Arapahoe, Archuleta, Boulder, Broomfield, Chaffee, Conejos, Delta, Douglas, Fremont,...