Check It Out Green Horse Bedding at Live Oak
"My ponies have been luxuriating in this bedding since we moved into our new farm in north Marion County," said HorsesDaily's "bossmare" Mary Phelps. Now the ponies will have the bedding they (and we ) prefer when moving into Live Oak for the Combined Driving event.."
Posted on Mar 2, 2019
Three Times a Charm for Christopher Payne and Gratitude’s Honored By Triple Crown®
Three Times a Charm for Christopher Payne and Gratitude’s First Three Shows, Winning Triple Crown Green Hunter Division Champion and Triple Crown® Excellence Award
Posted on Feb 28, 2019
Shannon Dueck Reaches The Summit With Her Horses
With a Masters Degree from Texas A&M in Equine Nutrition and Exercise Physiology Shanon Dueck knows a thing or two about what helps her horses.
Posted on Feb 27, 2019
FEI Issues Guidelines On Equine Influenza Outbreak
“Vaccinating horses against equine influenza is key to combating the spread of equine influenza,” FEI Veterinary Director Göran Åkerström said. “It is important that all horses are vaccinated, regardless of whether or not they compete or come into contact with other horses, but there are also biosecurity measures that should be put in place, including best hygiene practices.”
Posted on Feb 8, 2019
Omega Alpha Healthy Horse Award Presented to Kevin Kohmann During GDCA Season Opener CDI
The Gold Coast Dressage Association Season Opener, held at the Global Dressage Stadium at PBIEC in Wellington, FL was everything that rider Kevin Kohmann was hoping for on his first ride in Intermediare 2 on the elegant Danish Warmblood, Sanchez. “We...
Posted on Jan 29, 2019
Omega Alpha Healthy Horse Award Presented to Marco Bernal During Week One of 2019 AGDF
With sights set on qualifying for the upcoming Pan Am Games in Peru, dressage rider, Marco Bernal rode into the first week of the 2019 Adequan® Global Dressage Festival with a stable full of healthy horses. In particular, the 11 year old Holsteiner...
Posted on Jan 21, 2019
A Healthy Reminder About Sawdust and Black Walnut
Horses can be affected by black walnut if shavings made from the tree are used in bedding. As little as 20% black walnut in shavings or sawdust can cause clinical signs within hours of contact. Effects of exposure primarily affect the lower limb and include stocking up, stiff gait, and reluctance to move.
Posted on Dec 24, 2018
Meet Custom Saddle Fitter: Faye Flynn
As a rider herself Faye understands the importance a properly fitting saddle makes for a rider to effectively communicate with their horse. Faye is a certified equine sports massage therapist which allows her more insight in how important a properly fitted saddle allows horses to use their body correctly so they may be successful and stay sound. Faye is a certified independent saddle fitter and has trained under master saddlers in Germany and England to enhance her knowledge of saddle fitting.
Posted on Dec 21, 2018
Amy & Florelli: A Dream Saved
Top dressage prospect proves that respiratory issues are nothing to sneeze at before this week’s National Champs.
Posted on Dec 10, 2018
Quick Lady Makes Quick Work at the AHA Sport Horse Nationals Winning the Vita Flex Victory Pass
Vita Flex, a leading producer of top quality equine supplements, gives the Vita Flex Victory Pass Award to a successful horse and rider team that demonstrates the dedication needed to achieve superlative excellence in the show ring.
Posted on Oct 16, 2018