He was the longest serving FEI President (1964-1986) and was succeeded in this role by his daughter Princess Anne, the Princess Royal, for the following eight years. Some of Prince Philip’s own greatest sporting achievements came in the sport of Driving which he introduced as a new discipline in the FEI and helped to develop during his FEI Presidency.
Posted on Apr 9, 2021
The Pyranha Team came out this week and installed their "Spraymaster System" . It took pretty much all day to run the tubes, set up the spray nozzles properly and get us started. So many friends including my trainer, have the same system. No more ordering cans and changing batteries in our barn.
Posted on Apr 2, 2021
Brook Ledge - Proud Title Sponsor of The Inaugural Horse Farms Forever Conservation Summit - Here’s Why
On Thursday November 19, 2020 Horse Farms Forever will be presenting the first Conservation Summit at Golden Ocala, which will also be a virtual and live streaming event. Brook Ledge is the title sponsor, and this is why.
Posted on Nov 15, 2020
The science of the benefits of Airlite Bedding a healthy and eco-friendly cardboard bedding providing a healthy and sanitary environment for equines and other animals.
Posted on Sep 2, 2020
What you didn't know about horses and their respiratory function, often under-appreciated and misunderstood. Worse, warning signs of trouble are easily missed or misinterpreted.
Posted on Aug 8, 2020
My ponies off to Europe last summer, learned the benefits of steamed hay. Even hay that has good nutrient quality and looks clean can be loaded with inhalable irritants. Dust, mold spores, bacteria and other allergens are not limited to hay that looks and smells bad.
Posted on Jun 7, 2020
We are all waiting out the long term affects that COVID 19 “ said Director of Flight Operations and Director of biosecurity at Brook Ledge, Scarlette Gotwals DVM. “ Meanwhile, we have ramped up all biosecurity measures, to protect our drivers, staff, clients and the horses in our care.”
Posted on Apr 18, 2020
For nearly as long as horses have been domesticated, the relationship between barn confinement and respiratory disease in the horse has been recognized. This relationship is intuitive, especially when we consider that deep in the lung, where the blood takes up oxygen, the barrier between the outside air and the horse’s circulation is as thin as a couple of cells.
Posted on Apr 13, 2020
Spectacular performances from more than 300 promising young athletes from 33 countries. The Netherlands and Germany claimed double-gold, while Spain and Ireland topped the podium in the remaining two Championships as talent, courage, determination...
Posted on Jul 16, 2019
An accomplished equestrienne, Katrina was involved in almost every aspect of the equestrian world. Her accomplishments during her career are too numerous to itemize, from horse show trophies and ribbons early in life to numerous winning racehorses starting in 1973, and driving championships won by her ponies in this millennium.
Posted on Jun 4, 2019