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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 NRHA Million...
-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 is an...
  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 the eventing...
-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 loading a...
-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 of neglect,...
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, and Douglas...
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 South...
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 to permanently...
Golden Eagles begin competing in ECAC
Prize List Now Available for Nilforushan Equisports Events Fall Horse Show Series   Temecula, Calif. - Sept. 8, 2021 - Nilforushan Equisport Events (NEE) is pleased to announce that exhibitors can now access the highly anticipated prize list, which includes information regarding the Temecula...
Strzegom October Festival: the final show of the eventing season with a jubilee   October is the last chance to compete in Strzegom this year and celebrate our great jubilee together! On this occasion, the organizers have prepared special prizes for...
Temecula, Calif. - Sept. 8, 2021 - Nilforushan Equisport Events (NEE) is pleased to announce that exhibitors can now access the highly anticipated prize list, which includes information regarding the Temecula Valley National Horse Show Series. The final two-week leg of the...
St. Paul, Minn. - Horses in two Minnesota counties have been confirmed with two different equine diseases after they were euthanized following deteriorating conditions. An Itasca County mare was confirmed to have Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE), which is spread to...
    Are you ready to experience world-class equestrian sport and give your resume a boost? Phelps Media Group (PMG), based in Wellington, Florida, and the nation's leader in equestrian marketing, press and public relations, is currently seeking hunter/jumper and dressage...
A 3-year-old Quarter Horse filly in Wadena County tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV) last week. A veterinarian was called to examine the horse on August 19th because it was unable to stand on its rear legs. The filly...
-By Orv Alveshere- The Threshing Crew's Steam EngineAt what age can a young lad join the threshing crew?Depended upon the age and how fast one grew.They needed every family member and hired handTo make sure each threshing duty station was...
SETTING GRAIN BUNDLES INTO SHOCKS-By Orv Alveshere- Stand Up Comics Stand Up the Bundles Ev'ry year there was a pressing 'people-power' need. At harvest and shocking time the farmers would plead; It's exercise and pay and it would be a good deed, And sunshine, they said,...

Feeding Treats

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While I am not against feeding treats, I do think it is more appropriate and safer for treats to be put in a bucket rather than be given by hand. I know many owners get enjoyment from hand feeding...
August 26, 2021 (Lexington, KY) — The United States Pony Clubs, Inc. has awarded a total of $6,500 in college scholarships to six Pony Club members for their outstanding achievements in academics, sportsmanship, and leadership through horsemanship. Recipients were selected...
The sports emotions after the recent European Pony Championships have not yet subsided, and another international equestrian show is already being prepared in Morawa. Strzegom Summer Tour – a flagship event in the holiday calendar of Stragona Equestrian Center,...

Calling All Stallions!

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Lee Veterinary Clinic is holding its annual Castration Clinic September 25 at their clinic in Hawley, MN. Space is limited so sign up today. No income qualifications are necessary. The stallion must meet certain criteria as indicated in the poster...
Lexington, Ky. – Aug. 17, 2021 – The Bluegrass Festival Horse Show kicked off in the Walnut Ring Tuesday morning with the first round of the Platinum Performance USHJA Green Hunter Incentive Championship. 126 of the nation’s top hunter equestrians...