Tuesday, August 14, 2018
National News

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    

Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame seeks nominations for Class of 2018 The Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame (MCHF) is seeking nominations for the 2018 Hall...

Alexandra Ferris Wins 2016 USEF Youth Sportsman’s Award RELEASE: November 14, 2016 AUTHOR/ADMINISTRATOR: USEF Communications Department Lexington, Ky. – The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) is pleased...

  U.S. Equestrian Athletes Give Solid Performances on Day Two of Paralympic Games From the USEF Communications Department Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - Para-equestrian dressage competition continued on...

RRP AND USEA COLLABORATE TO EDUCATE TRAINERS Retired Racehorse Project (RRP) and United States Eventing Association (USEA) announced today a collaboration aimed at educating the...

Successful 2017 Equine Symposium & Convention Hosted by USPC, Presented by County Saddlery February 8, 2017 (Lexington, KY) - Pony Club members and equine enthusiasts...

BLM advisory board recommends euthanasia for 45,000 wild horses Flouting humane management options, board condemns wild horses and burros to death The Bureau of Land Management’s...

Streaming Live NOW on Horse & Country TV: Cross-Country at Luhmühlen Horse Trials   Luhmühlen, Germany - June 16, 2018 - The cross-country phase of the 2018 Luhmühlen Horse...

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...

American Horse Council Celebrates National Day of the Horse Releases informational video about the AHC   (Washington, DC)- The American Horse Council (AHC) is pleased to continue...

  Is the Tax Court Biased in Favor of the IRS? By John Alan Cohan, Attorney at Law The U.S. Tax Court is a critically important institution. ...

Horses Healing Hearts Announces New Scholarship Wellington, Fla. - May 5, 2017 - Horses Healing Hearts (HHH) is honored to announce the Promising Futures Scholarship, a...

The Retired Racehorse Project announced today that a new special award will be offered at the 2018 Thoroughbred Makeover, taking place Oct. 4-7 at the Kentucky Horse...

Sisters Win Premier Equestrian Award at IFSHA World and Grand National Championships Springfield, OH – Excellent riding skills earned the young Fairband sisters Championship titles...

AHCF Announces Results of 2017 Economic Impact Study   (Washington, DC)- The American Horse Council Foundation (AHCF) is pleased to announce the results of its anticipated...

Antonio Garcia Roldan Named Custom Saddlery Most Valuable Rider at IALHA Nationals New Braunfels, TX (November 1, 2017)— Most competitors agreed that the 2017 International Andalusian and...

Adrienne Lyle and Belinda Trussell Clinch The Horse of Course  High Score Awards During Final Weeks of Adequan® Global Dressage Festival   Wellington, FL (April 5,...

Dr. Getty’s Tip of the Month: Snow will NOT meet your horse’s water needs! Piles of fluffy snow in your pasture - and a horse that nibbles...

Dedication and Determination Earn Michael Klimke the Premier Equestrian Award at the 2018 Adequan Global Dressage Festival   Wellington, FL (January 26, 2018) – Premier Equestrian, known as...

Inspired Horse Trainer and Clinician Dr. Maria Katsamanis Transforms Horses withThe Pegasus Foundation Ringoes, NJ (December 9, 2016) – For accomplished horse trainer, clinician, and...

First Confirmed Case in 2017 of Equine West Nile Virus (WNV) in Colorado BROOMFIELD, Colo. – A horse residing in Larimer County has been diagnosed...

USDA Market News US to Mexico Weekly HORSE Export Summary, Jan. 7, 2016 Category Current Week Previous Week Year to Date Previous Year-to-Date Horses Slaughter 511 1,319 84,938 105,666 Breeding Males 7 30 2,517 2,813 Breeding Females 5 46 3,539 3,643 Geldings 2 8 1,086 1,146 Burro/Mule/Pony 29 28 1,108 970 Total Horses 554 1431 93,188 114,238

Pony Club Activities During the 2018 Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event May 9, 2018 (Lexington, KY) — Attendees of the Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event at the Kentucky...