Is there a Horse Whisperer in you? According to Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia, the definition of a Horse Whisperer is a horse handler who adopts a sympathetic view of the motives, needs, and desires of the horse, based on natural horsemanship and modern equine psychology.... Read the full article
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One of the most difficult (and most fun) parts of buying a new trailer is sorting out all the options available in horse trailers for sale. When you're planning a horse trailer purchase, it's important to seriously consider how you travel with your horse. ... Read the full article
Equine Challenges - An Indian Perspective
"India has approximately 20,000 vets and a majority of them work in the cattle, poultry, and dairy sectors. Only 2 to 3% are in the equine industry," said Dr Mohankumar Shettar of Life Guard Laboratories, a Bangalore based firm engaged in analytical studies on animal feed and medicines. Mohankumar's statement is not surprising when one considers the socio-economic angle - up to 65% of India's billion plus population is rural based and subsists on agriculture and livestock.... Read the full article
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Fossil Gate Farms' Mr Yella Fella to be Inducted into Palomino Hall of Fame
sire Mr Yella Fellawill be inducted into the Palomino Horse Breeders of America Hall of Fame.
The Hall of Fame honor will be awarded at the PHBA's annual convention in Tulsa, Oklahoma, in March 2016.
A 1995 AQHA stallion sired by Page Impressive and out of Lets Skip Town, the renowned stallion earned a long list of top honors during his lifetime, including being a two-time American Quarter Horse Association World Champion and two-time PHBA Worl... Read the full news release
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If you are looking for some unique equestrian gift ideas Beatriz Ball Collection has some great gifts. Their Western Horse Tray with Handles or Western Equestrian Horse Tray would be the perfect gift for the Equestrian enthusiast.
They were awarded top prize in Tabletop Category of ARTS Awards for the Third Time.
NEW ORLEANS, LA January 21, 2013—Dallas Market Center,and the Accessories Resource Team (ART), the trade association... Read the full news release
Atlanta Fall Classics - Classic Company Ends 2011 Season on High Note
Conyers, GA.—Nov 20, 2011—Week two of the Atlanta Fall Classics put the jumpers center stage for the finale event of Classic Company’s 2011 season with two big $25,000 classes. “This week’s big money classes were a nice way to end the season for our exhibitors. It’s been a great year of shows and the new season will be even better!” Bob Bell, President of Classic Company said.
Show jumping action kicked ... Read the full news release
Australia's First HSBC FEI Classics Attracts Stellar Cast
The Australians and New Zealanders are grasping their chance to capitalise on the HSBC FEI Classics™, which offers the single biggest prize in Eventing, at the second leg of the 2012 season taking place this weekend at the Adelaide International 3 Day Event in South Australia (18-20 November).
This is the first time Adelaide has been part of the HSBC FEI Classics™, which incorporates the world’s six CCI4*s. The 2011/2012 season... Read the full news release
Record Interest in Hosting FEI World Equestrian Games (TM) 2018
A record seven National Federations have sent in formal Expressions of Interest to host the FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2018.
Signed Expression of Interest documents have been received from the National Federations of Australia, Canada, Hungary, Morocco, Russia, Sweden, and the USA. The deadline for receipt of signed documentation was midnight CET last night, 15 November 2011.
“Having a record seven Expressions of Interest in hostin... Read the full news release
Saratoga IDA Releases Impact Study on Saratoga Race Course
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y., November 15, 2011 – The Saratoga County Industrial Development Agency (IDA) announced today the results of a study of the regional economic impact of Saratoga Race Course on a nine-county territory that comprises the greater Capital Region. Conducted by HR&A Advisors, Inc., the study concludes the economic benefit of Saratoga Race Course on regional output is estimated to exceed $200 million annually. Saratoga Ra... Read the full news release
Sophomores Meet at Crossroads in Discovery
OZONE PARK, N.Y. – Eight sophomore colts have been entered in Saturday’s Grade 3, $100,000 Discovery Handicap, a 1 1/8-mile race at Aqueduct Racetrack that could serve as a springboard to even bigger things in 2012.
The 7-5 morning-line favorite for the race is Redeemed, who in his most recent start got up by a head in the Oklahoma Derby on October 16 at RemingtonPark, defeating graded stakes winners Alternation and Prayer for Relief... Read the full news release
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