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Added Fat Improves Behavior by Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D. Added Fat Improves Behavior by Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D. Diet affects behavior. This makes sense. A well-fed horse is healthy. And a healthy horse feels good. Conversely, a poorly-nourished horse is suffering. A variation...
Love the Health Benefits of Dark Chocolate By Bonnie Brost, licensed and registered dietitian at Essentia Health in Duluth. February brings out hearts, love and chocolate. And we love our chocolate. While chocolate is touted as healthy, not all chocolate is...
Chest Discomfort, Feeling Extra Tired? When to Get Help (StatePoint) Are you experiencing heart palpitations, shortness of breath, fatigue and discomfort around your heart? You could be experiencing atrial fibrillation (AF or AFib), the most common heart rhythm disorder. Recognizing...
Beezie Madden Breezes to Victory with Coach at CP Wellington Masters, Presented by Sovaro Wellington, FL - Feb. 6, 2016 - Beezie Madden is bringing a new winner up the ranks, and Saturday he claimed his first major Wellington win. Madden...
 From Rescue Horse to USEF Horse of the Year:  Chester Weber’s Beloved Jamaica Turns 25 Ocala, FL (February 5, 2016)— He was the international rags to riches story that won the hearts of America and the world. A Dutch-bred gelding...
Todd Minikus Dominates Again Winning the $130,00 Adequan Grand Prix CSI3* at the Winter Equestrian Festival Wellington, Florida (February, 2016) – Todd Minikus is serious about letting everyone know his goals for 2016. After winning the Saturday night Grand Prix...
Four-in-hand drivers all ready for action at FEI World Cup™ Driving Final in Bordeaux Feb 3, 2016 By Cindy Timmer On 6th and 7th February, the renowned French show Le Jumping International de Bordeaux will play host to the Final of the...
American Horse Council Announces Hickey Retirement, Formation of Search Committee to Select Successor (Washington, DC) - The American Horse Council (AHC) Board of Trustees announced today that James J. (Jay) Hickey Jr., who has served as the president of the American...
Obese horses lose weight on free-choice hay Research Reflection by Dr. Juliet M. Getty Researchers from the University of Melbourne, Australia, and the WALTHAM Centre for Pet Nutrition in the United Kingdom examined how much weight obese ponies and horses lost...
Cheers to 50 Year!!  MINNESOTA Pinto is celebrating its GOLDEN Anniversary and has made great plans for all sorts of events in 2016.   We invite everyone to come and be part of some of the largest and most diverse...
Vita Flex Victory Team Rider Todd Minikus Sprints to the Win in the $86,000 Marshall and Sterling CSI 2* Grand Prix  Wellington, Florida (January 27, 2016)– Vita Flex Victory Team rider Todd Minikus had to wait until the end of...
Alfalfa and the Insulin Resistant Horse — The True Story  By Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D. Alfalfa can be an excellent addition to most horses’ diets, even for those who are insulin resistant (IR). I often recommend feeding it because it boosts...
Para-Dressage Riders Complete USEF Para-Equestrian Dressage High Performance Symposium Develop the Coach Program Photos and press by: Lindsay Y. McCall Wellington, FL - January 16, 2016 - Following an exciting CPEDI3* show at the World Equestrian Games Athlete Roxanne Trunnell works with...
Celebrate Winter at the Sleigh & Cutter Festival and Vendor Boutique at the Barn in Dunvilla Feb. 13 Fargo, ND, Jan. 14, 2016 - Come out to enjoy the fun of watching a step back in time to a day where...
SAILOR’S LETTERS TO/FROM HOME Boot Camp, Then Out to Sea Dear Mom, It seems like only yesterday I unsaddled my horse, Patted my dog’s head, gave hugs, boarded a bus for a Navy boot camp course. We rose early, trained hard and with extreme...
by Orv Alveshere         RAISING, RACING AND REMINISCING An old adage claims we can enjoy incidents again through memories and written narratives.  A privilege we relished was combination horse breaking/trail riding after supper.  Dad thought the offspring and horses he...
Goth Wins USEF Equestrian of the Year Title at 2015 Pegasus Awards From the USEF Communications Department Lexington, Ky. - To close out a year of milestones, Elisabeth Goth (Lebanon, Ky.) was awarded the Robert P. Strub Trophy as the 2015 USEF Equestrian...
Andretti S Takes Second Place Finish During $35,000 WEF Challenge Cup Round I at the 2016 Winter Equestrian Festival  Wellington, Fla. - January 14, 2016 - The first week of the Winter Equestrian Festival kicked off with a phenomenal start...
The North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) and the North Dakota Highway Patrol (NDHP) are requesting landowners not push snow into rights - of way, which includes the roadway, ditch bottom and backslope on state highways. This practice can...
(StatePoint) The cold weather can be just as hard on pets as it is on people. This winter, consider these tips to keep your four-legged family members safe and warm. Warm up on Walks If you decide to brave the cold...
Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame to honor inductees at Circle the Wagons Gathering and Cowboy Ball in Great Falls, Feb. 6 The Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame & Western Heritage Center (MCHF & WHC) extends an invitation to all to...
2016 Midwest Horse Fair to Feature the World's Top Equine Clinicians Madison, WI, December 4, 2015 - The 37th annual Midwest Horse Fair, one of the largest equestrian events in the country, returns this spring to the Alliant Energy Center....