Saturday, October 24, 2020
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By Orv Alveshere                                 trailered from an auctiona stunning muscular overo paint equinerecalling a cautionary confident approachwondered how much human effort expendedplacing mounted riders...
-By Charles Wilhelm- The forward cue is probably the most ignored of all the cues. It is misunderstood and misused by most riders. I am sorry to say that it is often not taught and so some riders...
Name: NoelAge:9Breed: Sorrel Quarter HorseStory: Noel is a gorgeous sorrel quarter horse gelding, who was born in May 2011 and arrived to Equine Voices in December 2011. He gets along well with other horses and is a...
  St. Paul, Minn. - Horse owners are encouraged to work with their veterinarian to make sure their animals are up to date on vaccines to reduce the risk of illnesses from disease carrying insects. Vaccines for Eastern Equine...
  -Jul 2, 2020 The American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) has published on its website comprehensive guidelines to assist practitioners and regulatory agencies with identification, diagnosis and control of African horse sickness (AHS), an internationally reportable disease of...
-By Charles Wilhelm- One of the things I have seen in the last year is the growth in popularity of Ranch Riding and Versatility and people buying Reining Horses that are not quite making it in the reining...
  The Kentucky Horse Council has announced it will host a virtual meeting in July for the Kentucky Equine Networking Association (KENA). This meeting, presented by Dinsmore & Shohl LLP's Equine Law Group, will feature Rusty Ford with...
Lexington, Ky. – The US Equestrian Board of Directors approved a public-facing Diversity and Inclusion Commitment Statement, as well as the development of a Diversity and Inclusion Action Plan, at the 2020 Mid-Year Meeting. Commitment Statement This statement shall live...
  Join Dr. Getty to gain a clear understanding of the stress response and how it impacts a cascade of hormones, potentially leading to inflammation,  leptin resistance, and obesity, as well as Cushing's disease and even laminitis. Dr....
The United States Pony Clubs, Inc., is pleased to announce an updated certification path focused entirely on horse management from the most beginner level all the way through the most advanced. Horse Management focused members will not...
     Do you or someone you know, need options or resources to help horses at-risk?  UHC is here to help!   (Washington, D.C., June 4th, 2020):  UHC has pushed up the release of its searchable Equine Resource Database in the...
Name: Lady GodivaAge:10Breed: unknownStory:Godiva was seized at a Border Patrol checkpoint in a trailercarrying drugs. She is a very beautiful, happy, lovable, and smarthorse. She gets along great with other horses, picks up her feet for thefarrier,...
  St. Paul, Minn. - A Carver County cat was confirmed to be infected with SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19 in humans, seven days after its owner was confirmed to be infected with COVID-19. There is also a...
-By Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D.-   A smooth, strong topline is a definitive sign of health. Your horse’s back musculature not only looks good but is important for his ability to support his spine and joints.   If the topline is...
  I was very excited when American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA) Ranch Versatility was first introduced. Ranch Pleasure or Ranch Riding as it is now called is great because it requires the horse to have good forward movement....
-By Orv Alveshere-ENAMORING EVENTS AND PERHAPS SOME TEARSOn the last day at small country schools there was a celebrationBuzzing with laughter. Most would return. For some it was graduation.An assortment of bikes, cars, riding ponies, horse-drawn buggies...
  May 21, 2020 - When the North American Riders Group last sent a release about plans for the return of the NARG Top 25, the terms COVID-19 pandemic, shelter-in-place order, social distancing and face masks were not rampant...
  -By Orv Alveshere- COVERED WAGON TRACKS IN THE SANDS OF TIME, 1895 “Horses and covered wagon brought me here,” the octogenarian said. Determined, he staked a claim, turned sod, raised a crop, back at his homestead He went back to...
Name: CarlyAge: 16 years oldBreed: Light Draft CrossStory: Carly is a beautiful, sweet mare.  We originally rescued Carly asa Pony-Skin back in 2004.  She was quickly adopted but returned toEquine Voices in February, 2016. Carly also has...
LOMPOC, CALIFORNIA (May 12, 2020)--Return to Freedom Wild Horse Conservation today expressed disappointment with Bureau of Land Management’s new wild horse and burro management report to Congress. “BLM is missing an opportunity to seize the momentum that is...
  The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) released a report on May 8 to Congress on the Wild Horse and Burro Program. The report was almost a year late, the original due date was August of 2019. In...
Name: Bobbie SocksAge: 17 years oldBreed: Red RoanStory: Bobbi Socks is a beautiful red roan quarter horse who was rescued from a feedlot in Canada. Bobbi has been ridden under saddle, leads, loads, and picks up her...