Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Eagles on roadways; give them a brake   It’s the time of year when an increase in deer activity leads to more road-killed deer that attract...

U.S. Tied For First After Round One of Team Show Jumping Competition at Rio Olympic Games Classic Communications/USEF Communications Department Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - The equestrian...

Horse Whispering knows no border, no boundaries …   Unlike people, horses speak the same language no matter where they live in the world. No matter...

Unwanted Horse Coalition Awards $2500 in Gelding Vouchers to #GivingTuesday Contest Winner (Washington, DC) - In celebration of #GivingTuesday, the Unwanted Horse Coalition (UHC) hosted an UNselfie...

Private Ecosanctuaries for Wild Horses: Benefits and Risks By Janice M. Ladendorf When public ecosanctuaries are compared to private ones, there are three major differences. The first one...

Investigation of Medication Ban The American Quarter Horse Association, June 8, 2017 - While the American Quarter Horse Association recognizes the therapeutic benefits of the...

Senior Administration Officials Attend ORIR Meeting   (Washington, DC)- Senior officials from the U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) and U.S. Forest Service met with more...

Dr. Getty’s Tip of the Month: Weighty Matters   Planning to medicate your horse? Deworm? Calculate feed? You absolutely need to know how much he or...

Farrington Leads U.S. in Show Jumping Individual Final at Rio 2016 Olympic Games Classic Communications/USEF Communications Department Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - The Rio 2016 Olympic...

Joe Wilson Elected to AHC Board of Trustees   (Washington, DC)- Joe Wilson, current President of the Thoroughbred Racing Associations (TRA) of North America has been...

Time to Ride, Microchipping and Putting Horsepower in Congress (Washington, DC)- The AHC’s Annual Meeting wrapped up on Tuesday, June 14th with the National Issues...

NDSU Equestrian Teams Take Top Regional Honors   (March 22, 2017) - NDSU’s western and hunt seat equestrian teams finished the 2016-17 season as high-point Zone...

What it Means to Train a Horse Using Dressage Principles – Part I By Charles Wilhelm There is a lot of current interest in the principles...

CLASSIC EMPIRE MORNING-LINE DERBY FAVORITE; GIRVIN MAKES INITIAL CHURCHILL DOWNS APPEARANCE LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Wednesday, May 3, 2017) – John Oxley’s Classic Empire was made the 4-1...

What it Means to Train a Horse Using Dressage Principles – Part II Last month we covered the need for a solid forward cue, a...

KNIFE SHARPER THAN MY WITS Never in my spry young life Expect to create a perfect knife. I sawed a two-inch sapling branch From the tree stand on...

The Most Important Lesson I Ever Learned   from a Horse By Vincent Mancarella “He’s an aggressive horse,” she said, “He attacked someone and ran them...

A free, fun, evening of activities for families occurred from 5-7:30 p.m. June 22 at Rendezvous Park in West Fargo, ND. The Parks and Rec...