Saturday, June 12, 2021
-by Orv Alveshere- WATCHING REAL LIFE, NOT MOVIESDad trained, drove and rode horses, and like movie stars, rode tall in the saddle.He told of long rides and cattle drives, with a cow pony to straddle.One cattle drive to...
    Lexington, KY - May 24, 2021 - Following a thrilling two weeks of competition during the 2021 Kentucky Spring Series, Kentucky Horse Shows LLC, is excited to share the official prize list for the 2021 Kentucky Summer Horse Show and...
  MCDONALD, Tenn. – The University of Minnesota Crookston western equestrian team wrapped up the 2020-21 season May 13-14 at the YEDA Collegiate Celebration at Tri-State Expo Center in McDonald, Tenn. On day one of the two-day competition, Jordyn Newberg...
  St. Paul, Minn. - Twelve additional white-tailed deer tested positive for Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) in the infected Beltrami County farmed deer herd, five adult does and seven fawns. The Board of Animal Health (Board) first reported this CWD...

-By Orv Alveshere-    FASTER HORSES AT THE AKN BREAK ACRESWhy were the country kids always racing their horsesIn ditches or over cow-trail or Badger-hole courses?You may ask why: truthfully, it was for success and they raced for...
  One of the biggest leaps in reproduction efficiency comes with ridding yourself of doing things the way they have always been done. As most goat breeds are not limited to a breeding season, adopting new practices are of...
  CROOKSTON, Minn. – The University of Minnesota Crookston hunt seat equestrian team concluded the 2021 season at the Collegiate Equitation Celebration Sunday, May 9 at St. Mary-of-the-Woods College in St. Mary’s, Ind. The Golden Eagles finished third...
"Spring Forward Minnesota" from GiveMN.org  runs though May 11th! Please consider making a donation to help us reach our goal and be eligible for even more cash prizes from GiveMN.org. Every donation helps--no matter how small. Donate...
  CROOKSTON, Minn. – The University of Minnesota equestrian team will be competing at St. Mary-of-the-Woods College in St. Mary’s Indiana for the Collegiate Equitation Celebration on May 9. For the team competition, UMN Crookston will have six riders competing....

-By Charles Wilhelm- We have been talking about working with a young horse, foundation training, groundwork, saddling and getting your horse used to the basic equipment (bridle, bit, blanket, saddle). Now it is time to take that first...
Over the course of its 50-plus year history, the American Horse Council (AHC) has conducted numerous National Economic Impact Studies of the US horse industry, with the most recent study completed in 2017. The next study will take place in...
  The nationwide adoption campaign commences on April 26th, celebrated as Help a Horse Day, and includes more than 150 equine groups. (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) has launched the first-ever Adopt a  Horse...
The Champions program, sponsored by Ariat International, rewards volunteerism on behalf of horse welfare with scholarships for volunteers to help further their undergraduate and graduate education and to assist those pursuing certification as a therapeutic horsemanship instructor. Emilie...
  St. Paul, Minn. - During its quarterly meeting on Wednesday, April 21, the Minnesota Board of Animal Health approved a measure allowing its farmed cervid program to use a streamlined process to change one of its rules. Minnesota Rule...
    Strzegom, April 28: Almost 300 horses, six international classes and top eventers – the second show of Strzegom Spring Open starts this week.   The arenas in Morawa will see riders from 17 countries compete with almost 300 horses....
Kerri Potter and Ayma de la Demi Lune Deliver Thrilling Performance in Temecula Valley National Premier I $40,000 Grand Prix Sponsored by Voltaire   Kerri Potter and Ayma de la Demi Lune   Temecula, Ca. – April 24, 2021 – A thrilling...
Temecula, Calif. - April 25, 2020 - West Coast Competitors take note! Weeks I and II of the Temecula Valley National Series presented by Nilforushan Equisport Events (NEE) are nearly sold out. Entries for Week II are already full!   Week I...
    Philadelphia, Pa. - April 21, 2021 - Netflix’s newest film Concrete Cowboy, starring Idris Elba and Caleb McLaughlin, has showcased a part of Philadelphia that few people knew existed. It tells the story of the Black urban cowboys in...
The May Ranch is owned and operated by the Dallas and Brenda May family of Prowers County. The conservation practices that the Mays have implemented on their cattle ranch have improved the wildlife habitat, water quality and...
    The Bureau of Land Management Decides Not to Proceed with invasive Program Challenged by Return to Freedom April 19, 2021 (Washington, D.C.) – Return to Freedom (RTF) has been victorious in its efforts to stop barbaric surgeries and...
Temecula, Calif. - April 19, 2020 - Nilforushan Equisport Events (NEE) is excited to announce that Kaleo Wassman, lead singer of the band Pepper, will be putting on an exclusive acoustic performance at the conclusion of the show day...
    Wellington, FL – April 16, 2021 – After coming off of a shortened 2020 season due to the pandemic, Victoria Colvin was determined to take full advantage of the 2021 Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) season and was excited...