Thursday, December 2, 2021
In the last two articles we have talked about preparing your horse for loading into a trailer. Once your horse is solid with the go-forward cue and crossing objects, and he is comfortable near the trailer, he...
FARGO, N.D. – The University of Minnesota Crookston western equestrian team earned High Point Team honors last Friday and Saturday, with April Klecker (Sr., Amboy, Minn.) earning High Point rider accolades Friday and Tristyn Bair (Sr., Winnebago, Minn.)...
Broomfield, Colo. — The Colorado Department of Agriculture (CDA) is now accepting grant applications to distribute $748,000 in funding to counties, municipalities, conservation districts, and non-profit organizations and associations for projects that focus on controlling the state’s designated...
The 2021 MHARF "Winter Blanket Blowout" Tack and Holiday Sale starts on Thursday, November 18th, and runs through Sunday, November 21st (Thurs through Saturday 10:00 to 5:00, Sunday 10:00 to 2:00). Once again we...
JORDAN, Minn. – The University of Minnesota Crookston jumping seat equestrian team competed in a pair of meets hosted by Gustavus Adolphus College and the University of Wisconsin-River Falls at Golden Gate Equestrian Center in Jordan, Minn. The...
    -By Orv Alveshere- The Hired Man Wore Army Clothes         The Olive-Green Undershirt“The war, the danger and fighting was getting old,”Were some of the Army stories our hired hand told.“I spent much more time in Europe than I wanted,With not...
- By Charles Wilhelm - Most horse trainers with solid skills can load almost any horse into a trailer in under 15 minutes. Those of us who specialize in working with problem horses can usually do it in...
BROOKINGS, S.D. – The University of Minnesota Crookston equestrian team competed in dual discipline meets with Texas Christian University and South Dakota State University Thursday, October 28 and Friday, October 29 at DeHaan Equestrian Center in Brookings, S.D. The...
Picture - Beatrice Streifel CROOKSTON, Minn. – The University of Minnesota Crookston western equestrian team had a strong home meet Sunday, October 24 as they took Reserve High Point Team honors. The Golden Eagles were led by Beatrice Streifel...
CROOKSTON, Minn. – The University of Minnesota Crookston western equestrian team opened their 2021-22 season with a home meet at the Charles H. Casey Equine Arena Saturday, October 23. The meet was over Homecoming for the UMN Crookston...
PERTURBED BY A PET/NO HUMILITY & NO TRANQUILITY I asked Mother, of all the farm animals she'd met Could she describe one as her favorite pet? She told of her youth and this is a direct quote: "In California they had a small goat." This...
RIVER FALLS, Wis. – The University of Minnesota Crookston jumping seat equestrian team built on a great first day at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls as they claimed a second-straight High Point Team accolade Sunday, October 17. The...
  Libby Seed with the 10-year-old Heartbreaker Star Quality was the winner of the CCI4*-L, the highest ranked class of Strzegom October Festival.   Libby Seed took the lead after a smooth cross-country, although she crossed the finish line six...
With more than $8,000 in earnings at the All-American Quarter Horse Congress, National Reining Horse Association Professional Brian Bell has unofficially surpassed the two million dollars in NRHA lifetime earnings.Bell, of Pilot Point, Texas, first became an...
-Story by Michelle Christopherson-   CROOKSTON, Minn. - Recently the UMN Crookston equestrian teams, Jumping Seat and Western, announced membership in the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC). The Golden Eagles will begin competing in the ECAC this season, which...
  Almost 400 horses, 12 classes, top athletes and a chance to celebrate – Strzegom October Festival, a jubilee 50 th edition of the international competitions in Strzegom starts on Wednesday at the hippodrome in Morawa.   Strzegom October Festival traditionally finishes...
-By Charles Wilhelm- Most horse trainers with solid skills can load almost any horse into a trailer in under 15 minutes. Those of us who specialize in working with problem horses can usually do it in less than five minutes. But...
-By Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D.-- You already know that the answer is supposed to be, “yes.”  But over the years, I have found that there is a 50:50 chance that this question will be answered, “no.”  Not because...
Broomfield, Colo. — The total number of horses in Colorado with confirmed West Nile Virus (WNV) cases has risen to 21, with a first case of equine WNV confirmed in Mesa County. Additional horses in Weld, Larimer, Morgan,...
Anderman and Fuchs Elected Incoming Regional DirectorsThe elections for the 2022-2023 South Central and East Central Regional Directors concluded on Wednesday, September 15, 2021. The votes were counted and the winners named. Ann Salmon Anderman will represent...
The Save America’s Forgotten Equines (SAFE) Act would permanently ban horse slaughter in the U.S. and end the export of horses for slaughter WASHINGTON, DC (September 14, 2021) – Today, a bipartisan group of federal lawmakers reintroduced legislation...
Golden Eagles begin competing in ECAC