Friday, September 20, 2019

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,...
THE UNITED STATES PONY CLUBS, INC. Immediate Opening August 21, 2019 (Lexington, KY) - The United States Pony Clubs, Inc., located in the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, KY, seeks a Fundraising and Marketing Coordinator. This opportunity is for someone looking to be...
  Join Us for Thrilling Sport and Family Activities at the 2019 American Gold Cup! North Salem, N.Y. - Aug. 14, 2019 - Tickets are now available to purchase online for Saturday and Sunday's most prestigious competitions during the 2019 American Gold Cup, presented...
Wild Horse Organization Demands BLM Training on Humane Care Wild Horse Education (WHE) has sent a report to the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) demanding they train personnel in the Comprehensive Animal Welfare Policy (CAWP). The report details severe deficits...
Three different diseases affecting horses identified in Minnesota: Eastern equine encephalitis in Otter Tail County Equine infectious anemia in Pine County West Nile virus disease in Swift County St. Paul, Minn. - Recent disease surveillance testing reveals a trio of rare equine diseases in three...
IDEA OF SKUNKS NEXT DOOR STUNK; IT'S NOT WHO, BUT WHAT YOU 'NOSE' -By Orv Alveshere- Faded red grainery ninety years old has tilted, Harvest grain sold in town so it may feel it's been jilted. Pockmarked from errant baseballs thrown by impatient...
Great Lakes Equestrian Festival Concludes 2019 With Top International CSI3* Competitors For Week VI Traverse City, Mich. - Aug. 7, 2019 - The closing week of the 2019 Great Lakes Equestrian Festival (GLEF), presented by CaptiveOne Advisors, LLC, welcomes international athletes to the Flintfields...
--Eventing: Michael Jung wins the 4* class in Strzegom-- Michael Jung with the 8-year-old Highlighter were the best in the CCI4*-S, the most difficult class of Strzegom Summer Tour. The rider took the lead during dressage and kept it throughout the...
Vesicular stomatitis cases are now confirmed in 14 Colorado counties FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 2, 2019 Veterinarians and Livestock Owners Contact:  Colorado State Veterinarian’s Office, 303-869-9130 Media Contact:  Mary Peck, 303-869-9005, mary.peck@state.co.us   Broomfield, Colo. - The Colorado Department of Agriculture has confirmed cases of...
2019 USPC Championships Central Set to Begin August 1, 2019 (Lexington, KY) - The United States Pony Clubs, Inc. heads to the Colorado Horse Park, August 5-11 for the 2019 USPC Championships Central in Parker, Colorado. Each year, USPC holds National Championships...
Highly contagious horse disease confirmed in Clay County St. Paul, Minn. - A six-week-old quarter horse was euthanized in Clay County on July 15, and post-mortem tests confirmed it was infected with the highly contagious disease Equine Herpesvirus Myeloencephalopathy (EHM). The...
Brian Moggre Leads 2019 Hagyard Challenge Series  Brian Moggre and MTM Vivre Le Reve Lexington, Ky. - July 29, 2019 - The Leading Rider title for the 2019 Hagyard Challenge Series is still up for grabs, but young rider Brian Moggre still retains a solid...
Rescued and Abused Horses – Part I - By Charles Wilhelm - I know a good deal about this subject as I have rescued many, many horses over the years. There are a number of different situations that lead to a...
  2019 American Gold Cup, presented by CaptiveOne Advisors, LLC, Prize List and Entry Forms Now Available on New and Improved Website North Salem, N.Y. - July 26, 2019 - Celebrating its eighth anniversary at Old Salem Farm and the event's 49th year,...