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National News

The VEN provides daily updates on breaking National News that equestrians want and need to know to stay current with industry events. The VEN is your one stop source for national, regional, health, legal, and general interest equestrian news. Stop in daily at: www.theveonline.com    

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

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...

        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...

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 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...

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...

Lexington, Ky. – Oct. 29, 2019 – Hunter competition commenced Tuesday at the 2019 National Horse Show, which is celebrating its 136th year,...

Broomfield, Colo. - Vesicular Stomatitis (VSV) has been confirmed in Adams, Alamosa, Arapahoe, Archuleta, Boulder, Broomfield, Chaffee, Clear Creek, Conejos, Delta, Dolores, Douglas,...

Mattie Richardson (left), a horse owner and enthusiast from Sheldon, N.D., has recently completed her sixth novel, “The Secret of the...

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...

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...

  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)....

    Today the Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame & Western Heritage Center (MCHF & WHC) announced the 12th class of inductions into the Montana...

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...

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...