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  • Midwest Horse Fair Kids Korral moves indoors for 2015
    Midwest Horse Fair Kids Korral moves indoors for 2015
    A new Kids Korral setup will greet the youngest horse lovers at the 2015 Midwest Horse Fair in April at Madison’s Alliant Energy Center. The attraction, previously situated outdoors in tents near the Exposition Center, the Nutrena Arena, and...
  • 2015 Midwest Horse Fair clinicians and presenters revealed
    2015 Midwest Horse Fair clinicians and presenters revealed
    The Midwest Horse Fair perennially draws tens of thousands of horse lovers to Madison’s Alliant Energy Center each spring for equestrian education, equine entertainment, horse-related shopping, and horse world networking. Well-known guest...
  • Midwest Horse Fair announces 26 breed/discipline demo groups
    Midwest Horse Fair announces 26 breed/discipline demo groups
    The three-day 2015 Midwest Horse Fair, trotting into Madison in April, will feature more than two dozen equine breed and equestrian discipline demonstrations. These performances will be presented by a host of horse and pony clubs and organizations...
  • Catch these 55 studs: MW Horse Fair Stallion Avenue sold out
    Catch these 55 studs: MW Horse Fair Stallion Avenue sold out
    Stallion Avenue, the equine breeding stud showcase at the 2015 Midwest Horse Fair in April in Madison, is already sold out. Late entries may be placed on a waiting list for the popular equine expo.The 2015 Midwest Horse Fair Stallion Avenue...
  • Bill to ban horse slaughter for human consumption in New Mexico tabled
    Bill to ban horse slaughter for human consumption in New Mexico tabled
    A bill to ban horse slaughter and the transportation of horses for human consumption in New Mexico was tabled in Santa Fe on Monday, reports NewsChannel10.com.Three bills sponsored by Gail Chasey, D-Bernalillo were tabled in the House Committee on...
  • Faith
    Faith's last chance: Special needs foal in fight for her life needs some help
    A beautiful foal was born in Washington State on Feb. 24 - but she's been fighting to live since her first breaths were taken.Update: Seattle Pets Examiner found out this afternoon that Faith didn't make it - her body was failing and her...
  • 2015 Illinois Horse Fair tickets still available for this weekend
    2015 Illinois Horse Fair tickets still available for this weekend
    Midwestern horse lovers may still be able to pick up tickets for the upcoming Illinois Horse Fair. Billed as Illinois’ largest all-breed equestrian event, the Illinois Horse Fair runs from Friday, March 6, through Sunday, March 8, at the...
  • Pony transported by mobile petting zoo owner falls out of truck and dragged
    Pony transported by mobile petting zoo owner falls out of truck and dragged
    The owner of a mobile petting zoo in Phoenix, Arizona faces animal cruelty charges after a pony fell out of a makeshift animal trailer last week and was dragged by its neck until the driver finally realized what had happened and stopped, reports...
  • Horses rescued after barn roof collapses from weight of snow
    Horses rescued after barn roof collapses from weight of snow
    Early Monday morning, a barn roof at 420 Main Street in Norwell, Massachusetts collapsed with 14 horses trapped inside, reports the BostonGlobe.com.The Norwell Fire Department were dispatched to the scene, and with the help of the Plymouth County...
  • Area horse happenings heating up, as March begins
    Area horse happenings heating up, as March begins
    Illinois Horse Fair and lots of educational programs top this week’s list.March is here, along with long-awaited relief from winter’s most rugged weather. Welcoming the new month is a host of horse highlights across the Upper Midwest....
  • Cool Calories 100 with Oats and Senior Equine
    Looking to add some calories to your horses feed? Check out Cool Calories 100
    Have an older horse or a hard keeper? Looking for a healthy way to add additional calories to their diet? Cool Calories 100 is the product you need.I have 26 year-old mare that I have spent all summer trying to get some additional weight on. With...
  • Horse Model
    Swimsuit Model Horses?
    I was looking through a horse magazine the other day when I came across an ad for a hay feeder that promotes free choice. It's a really cool feeder actually, as it protects the hay bale while the horse still has access to eat. But what I...
  • Horse rescued after getting stuck in giant snow drift
    Horse rescued after getting stuck in giant snow drift
    A horse named Limit obviously knows his "limits" in the snow after becoming stuck in a giant snow drift in Hamilton, Massachusetts on Sunday afternoon, reports wcvb.com.Limit walked out of his barn at 468 Highland Street and was heading...
  • Equestrians wrap February with roping, shows, tack swaps and training clinics
    Equestrians wrap February with roping, shows, tack swaps and training clinics
    Midwestern equestrians pick from hosts of horse happenings for the final week of February. These midwinter highlights include barrels and poles, equestrian yoga, equine care workshops, horse shows, horsemanship clinics, ranch sorting, roping, a...
  • AVMA speaks out on the importance of pet vaccination
    AVMA speaks out on the importance of pet vaccination
    The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) has published a statement regarding the anti-vaccination movement. Their position is that this movement not only threatens human health, it could also have devastating effects for our pets if that...