Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Yearly Archives: 2019

I’M CALLED A WHAT?   Some of the fondest memories and joys  Are of constructing wooden Christmas toys.  “Open Your Heart” programs, I remember,  Sponsored year after...

-A Review by Ley Bouchard - Pinto is the story of the Overland Westerners told through the voice of a pinto coated...

FOXFIELD, CO - Horse-enthusiast and award-winning author, M.J. Evans, has brought a new dimension to historical fiction in her new novel, “PINTO!...

  St. Paul, Minn. - The Minnesota Board of Animal Health confirms an 8-year-old white-tailed doe tested positive for chronic wasting disease (CWD) after...

London, U.K - Dec. 11, 2019 - Get into the holiday spirit with Horse & Country TV (H&C TV) by tuning in for an exclusive live stream...

  Washington, DC —  Today a letter was sent to the Senate Appropriations Committee as consolidation of the House and Senate bills occur. Enter...

  There has been a lot of recent discussion on Facebook about the use of a round pen. Several well-known trainers say that...

    by Orv Alveshere   CELEBRATING THEIR FIRST CHRISTMAS EVE A couple was married in ’34; The Depression made ranching very poor. At Christmas they drew other family...

Traverse City, Mich. - Dec. 3, 2019 - The Great Lakes Equestrian Festival (GLEF), presented by CaptiveOne Advisors, LLC, in conjunction with US Equestrian, is pleased to...

 The State Fair Park in Oklahoma City is bustling with activity in preparation for the reining industry’s largest and most prestigious event....

  STILLWATER, Minn. – The University of Minnesota Crookston hunt seat equestrian team had an outstanding weekend with shows Nov. 23 and 24 in...

  FARGO, N.D. - The University of Minnesota Crookston earned High Point Team Saturday at North Dakota State University, and earned Reserve High...

        FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Equine Welfare Data Collective Releases Inaugural Report Report analyzes survey responses from organizations that take custody of transitioning and at-risk equines...

  Washington, DC —  Wild Horse Education, a nonprofit advocacy organization, filed a complaint with the Office of the Inspector General (OIG). The complaint...

St. Paul, Minn. - An Otter Tail County kitten tested positive for rabies on November 12, 2019. The kitten bit three people, including...

Crete, IL (November 5, 2019) -  It didn’t take long for spectators, judges or the Triple Crown®  selection committee to notice the delicately-sculpted dapple bay...

Photo - Kayley Melton RIVER FALLS, Wis. – The University of Minnesota Crookston hunt seat equestrian team competed Sat., Nov. 9 and Sun., Nov....

-By Orv Alveshere- Five-Year-Old at Mid-America, at Mid-CenturyA rural Dakota farmer bought a small John Deere combine;  Paid a bundle of cash for that...

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...

-By Charles Wilhelm- The exercise we call “concentrated circles” is a critical foundation training exercise. This exercise teaches the horse to bend around...

    By Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D.   It was back in 2010 at a conference in Denver, Colorado, that I came across a booth where...

CROOKSTON, Minn. – The University of Minnesota Crookston western equestrian team opens up the 2019-20 season Sat., Oct. 26 and Sun., Oct. 27...