Tuesday, December 15 2015 by Editor
Loxahatchee Groves, Fl – Pure Thoughts Horse Rescue is hosting their second annual Holiday Luminary event during the month of December. Proceeds from the $5 luminaries will go to the care of the horses that reside at the rescue.
EQUUS Film Festival NYC Attains Record Numbers of Sponsorships, Film Submissions and Awards Categories
Monday, November 16 2015 by Editor
New York, NY (November 14, 2015) Like a Kentucky Derby hopeful, the EQUUS Film Festival has come into its own in its third year, returning to New York City November 19-22 with more substance to its already “good bones” thanks to record growth in sponsorships, film submissions, and award categories for its eq-equivalent of the Oscars: the Winnies.
“Arcature”, oil on canvas, 28″ x 30″, 2015 Patricia Powers’ solo show opens in November at a contemporary art gallery in the hottest little art town in the US: Hudson, NY.
Triple Crown Nutrition®, Inc. Named Official Feed Sponsor of the U.S. Eventing, Show Jumping, and Dressage Teams
Tuesday, September 22 2015 by Editor
Wayzata, Mn, September 1, 2015 – Triple Crown Nutrition is proud to announce a new partnership with The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF). Triple Crown Nutrition is now the Official Feed Sponsor of the Land Rover U.S. Eventing Team, the Hermès U.S
Bi ngen, WA—Kerrits is making it easy to ride into cooler months without having to give up your favorite performance tight. The popular summer tight has gone thermal and you’ll love the indescribable feel at an irresistible price. “Riders who have appreciated our Performance Tight over the years will relish this winterized version since they already know the fit and feel of the tight
Friday, August 21 2015 by Editor
Jonesville, NC: Micro and macronutrients are an important and vital part of health and overall performance in the equine athlete or recovering patient. These nutrients are often provided in artificial or synthetic forms, which can be hard to digest and assimilate in the gastrointestinal tract, making their use questionable in some cases. In many instances, equine patients often respond better to nutrients in their natural form, as they are found in food, do to other co-factors present to aid in absorption and overall function. After all, the body was designed to take in food and from this food extract the nutrients that are needed. Hindgut health has also become a major player in the equine industry, contributing to ulcers, poor performance, leaky gut syndrome, bacterial overgrowth and inflammation on many levels. In many cases, the patients do not demonstrate clinical problems directly connected with the hindgut, but more so display inflammatory problems elsewhere in the body as a result, including metabolic issues, laminitis, allergies and even eye problems. Research has indicated that in many metabolic patients, there exists an overgrowth of lactic acid producing bacteria in the hindgut and feces, which may play a role in acidosis and hindgut concerns, contributing to leaky gut syndrome. Considering the high presence of hindgut conditions in the horse and high use of artificial nutrients, we have to provide for these patients on a level that supplies nutrients in their natural form while helping to heal the damage that has been created
Tuesday, August 18 2015 by Editor
August 17, 2015 – The Dressage Foundation’s Continuing Education for Dressage Instructors Fund, established by Maryal and Charles Barnett in 2008, has recently awarded grants to six individuals to attend the United States Dressage Federation’s Instructor Certification Program. The following individuals each received a Continuing Education for Dressage Instructors grant: Christel Carlson (Spokane, WA) Sara Meeuwsen (Forest Grove, OR) credit Elizabeth Burnard Cody Pritchard (Milford, NY) credit Emily Kishbaugh Photography Jennifer Flowers (Statesville, NC) credit Nancy Williams Andrea Quale (North Plains, OR) Mary Richmond Brown (Post Falls, ID) credit Dee Dee Brown Instructors attending any portion of the Instructor Certification Program, including the workshops, pre-certification, and testing, can use individual grants through this Fund. Individual grants are awarded twice per year and the next deadline for applications is February 1, 2016
Tuesday, August 11 2015 by Editor
Press Release Bonn, Germany – 05.August, 2015 A new brand with a new concept, Invictus® presents an innovative technology in a protective saddle pad: Only 1.1cm (0.43”) thin, the Invictus® pad outperforms the competition with clearly higher protection values, providing a shield against of pressures at low- to high energy levels. Saddle fit and contact remain unaltered.
Roscoe, IL – July 2015 Equestrianista Collection, a horse-inspired clothing line that many have come to love for its original equestrian designs and subtle elegance, just got better – Equestrianista is rolling its stylish goodies to a location near you.
Monday, July 20 2015 by Editor
Tryon Riding and Hunt Club is pleased to host their annual Cross Country Schooling Day on Saturday, August 15, 2015. Held at FENCE, this event is a great opportunity for Eventing enthusiasts to ride the Greg Schlappi course that will be featured in the 40th Annual TR&HC Horse Trial that is scheduled for later in September. Pre-registration is not required, however it is encouraged so that times can be assigned.