Going on NOW! Excited for the start of a new breeding season? The Westfalen Verband North America’s annual Stallion Service Auction offers 60+ more reasons to celebrate! The auction is open for bidding through 8 p.m. EDT Sunday March 7th.
Posted on Feb 28, 2021
The very definition of compassion is the human quality of understanding the suffering of other living things and wanting to do something about it. It is this compassion and true concern for the welfare of horses that inspired Jim Welsh owner of Elite Horse Transport and Cold Spring Run Farm and Cara Kettenbach of Broadfields 121, to initiate the Cobra One Fund.
Posted on Feb 23, 2021
Positive influences in the barn carry into the arena for Vermont dressage rider and stable owner. Dressage riders strive to feel and control every muscle in their horse's body while doing exercises to strengthen and supple their horse. So it's not...
Posted on Feb 19, 2021
Feb. 11, 2021. Franklin, Tenn. At just 2-years-old, Cheevas On The Rocks has undergone more than her fair share of health issues and veterinary visits. Her owner, Nathalie Richer of Quebec, is a lifelong horsewoman with a mother's eye for every...
Posted on Feb 11, 2021
Anyone who has experience with horses is aware of the very real threat of losing a horse to colic or other gastrointestinal disease. But looking back on the history of equine death causes, colic still holds the same percentage as it did 20 years ago, standing firm as the second highest cause of death behind natural causes.
Posted on Feb 9, 2021
Arguably the most terrifying part of horse showing, the warm-up ring somehow always manages to stress out competitors, no matter the age, experience, or riding level. There is no order, the space is usually too small, and chaos inevitably ensues.
Posted on Feb 8, 2021
Here's how you can help. Without the commitment to allow the spectators, EEI simply could not go forward, but the support to help make this happen in spite of not being able to (at this time) allow spectators has been overwhelming.
Posted on Feb 7, 2021
Emerging from a year when COVID-19 made human respiratory health a perennial front page news item, horses may end up benefitting from their owners' increased understanding how harmful microscopic airborne particles can be.
Posted on Feb 2, 2021
Did You Know You Must Notify Markel When Contacting Your Veterinarian for Anything Other Than Routine Care?
Did you know....that you must notify Markel immediately if your vet has been called for anything other than routine care or maintenance?
Posted on Feb 1, 2021
One of the most common struggles experienced by competition horses is poor digestive health. Luckily, Omega Alpha® has safe and natural remedies designed to help with these major issues. Three favorite Omega Alpha® products: Biotic 8 Plus™, Gastra-FX...
Posted on Jan 27, 2021