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  • Karmik Acres offering auditors season passes
    Karmik Acres offering auditors season passes
    Equestrian enthusiasts can now purchase season passes for auditing a full series of horsemanship and horse-related clinics at Karmik Acres. The farm, owned by Karen and Mike Boso and located in Woodstock, Illinois, is selling the 2015 auditor...
  • Texas man swept away in San Jacinto River after falling off his horse
    Texas man swept away in San Jacinto River after falling off his horse
    In Conroe, Texas, a man is still missing after he was bucked off of his horse on Sunday afternoon and fell into a river in Montgomery County, reports abc 13news.Authorities from the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office, along with Caney Creek,...
  • Equestrians greet April with barrel races, clinics, and shows
    Equestrians greet April with barrel races, clinics, and shows
    Horse lovers in the Upper Midwest mark the first week of April with bunches of barrel races, Arabian and Saddlebred breed shows, equestrian training clinics, horse-drawn wagon rides, a hunter-jumper show, a mounted shooting competition, a reining...
  • Cribbing Damage
    Cribbing- Reasons why and how to stop
    Cribbing is not a disease it is a negative behavior and can be difficult to stop. It is assumed that horses crib because they are bored, suffering from anxiety or missing some nutritional component. Cribbing is an obsessive-compulsive disorder,...
  • This horse died in Phil Roeder's "care" in 2008
    Horse killer pleads guilty to animal cruelty, receives lifetime ownership ban
    After seven years of delays and animal cruelty complaints, a case against a Snohomish, Washington man finally went to trial.On March 9, Phil Roeder, 74, pleaded guilty to two counts of animal cruelty in the second degree. Roeder's property on...
  • Robert E. Lee & Traveller
    Equestrian heroes of the Civil War
    When textbooks are written about the great battles of various wars and those who lead them, the names of generals and other officers normally head the list – Washington, Greene, Grant, Lee, Sherman, Eisenhower, Patton and many more. Digging...
  • Water trough clean up
    Cool, Clear Water-Important to your horses health
    Providing your horse with a good, clean source of water is vital to their health and well being. Colic and dehydration can kill a horse and both are exacerbated by your horses refusal to drink.There are a variety of reasons a horse will not drink,...
  • After the Homestretch Arizona logo
    Cigar King to host benefit cigar night for After the Homestretch AZ
    Cigar King in Scottsdale will be hosting a night of cigars and celebrities to benefit After the Homestretch - Arizona on Friday, March 27th from 5:30 - 7:30 pm.After The Homestretch is a charity dedicated to protecting the legacy of former race...
  • Round Pen Warm up
    Conditioning - Exercising your horse to prevent injuries
    Just like any athlete your horse needs to exercise and get back and shape for the competitive season, or for pleasure. Horses are herd animals with a history of wandering large areas in the wild. As we domesticated them they loose some of their...
  • Late March horse draws include clinics, tack swaps, roping and shows
    Late March horse draws include clinics, tack swaps, roping and shows
    March trots off the equestrian calendar with a blast, as horse lovers race off to educational seminars, horse health workshops, horse shows, riding clinics, roping events, socials, tack swaps, and additional equine attractions across the Upper...
  • Courage and Honor: Winning the West with Wells Fargo and 1st Cavalry
    Courage and Honor: Winning the West with Wells Fargo and 1st Cavalry
    The first chapter of “Inspiring Stories,” the 126th Tournament of Roses Parade, contained two returning equestrian units that paid homage to the taming of the Wild West: Wells Fargo and the 1st Cavalry Division. Both groups hark back...
  • Cavalia by Odysseo
    Tent gets raised for upcoming Cavalia Odysseo show
    It's not just a equestrian show, and it's certainly a lot more than a human show.Odysseo by Cavalia is an experience that combines both, showcasing the majestic relationship between horse and human. It's also making a return to Toronto...
  • Arkansas judge attacked by family's pet zebra
    Arkansas judge attacked by family's pet zebra
    A zebra kicked a White County, Arkansas judge on Sunday, sending the victim to the hospital in serious condition, reports katv.com.Judge Mark Derrick was rushed to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock with eye and arm...
  • Summer Ruffo's family finds a connection to her through her horses
    Landslide victim's horses helping family heal
    One year ago this week, the largest landslide in U.S. history engulfed the rural town of Oso, Washington, killing 41 people and injuring dozens more. The roaring wall of mud crossed the Stillaguamish River’s North Fork, leaving a debris...
  • 'A Horse for Kate'
    'A Horse for Kate' by Miralee Ferrell; first in 'Horses and Friends' series
    Miralee Ferrell has written several inspirational books for adults; the "Love Blossoms in Oregon" series, "The Nativity Bride," and "Close to Home," to name just a few. Now, for the first time, she is writing a series...