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Barrel racing champ needs horse
'My horse is hurt and I am trying to find something to qualify for another CFR,' said Okotoks' Deb Guelly.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Big Drama Colt Leads OBS Select Session
Hip #75, a colt by Big Drama, brought $230,000 to top the Ocala Breeders' Sales Co.'
Leading German dressage horse Bella Rose lame
Isabell Werth's mare Bella Rose has been withdrawn from the Grand Prix Special at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games.
Star trotters invade Vernon for Zweig, Crawford Farms
The very finest trotters in the land will converge on Vernon Downs Friday night for Grand Circuit racing.
Cause of death 'never fully known'
A coroner at the inquest into the death of a County Tyrone schoolgirl who died at a show jumping event has said what happened will never be fully known.
Your Tuesday Nooner
America is full of reaches-broad ones, like Reagan on his horse, the clop-clop as he brings the mare in, masterfully, firmly, gently patting her hide, calming an America gutted by past Democratic American presidents and future ones, like THIS one, who calls out his friends in Texas to besmirch a good, bespectacled man with a lovely wife and an ... (more)
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Image from World Horse Welfare
A professional groom from St Albans who caused "unimaginable suffering" to a two-month-old foal has been banned from keeping horses for three years.
Stopshoppingdebbie Runs Win Streak to Nine
Ridden by Rocco Bowen at a stakes record 124 pounds, Stopshoppingdebbie ran 1 1/8 miles in 1:47.45 and paid $2.40, $2.10 and $2.10.
'French circle' keeps WEG parking problems at bay
What a wet day in Caen! Not the weather that we wanted for the start for the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games, but fans still turned out.
Impressive performance from Marshland St James rider
Riding her home-trained dark brown gelding Welt Star, she finished fifth in her category in a hotly-contested class at the British Dressage regional championships at Keysoe, in Bedfordshire.
Seaforth sets track mark in OSS at Georgian
Eight $18,000 Ontario Sires Stakes Grassroots contests for two-year-old colt and gelding pacers were staged on Sunday night at Georgian Downs, and the last of those eight splits saw a new track record of 1:52.2 turned in by Seaforth.
First cases of Australian bat lyssavirus in horses show need for awareness, say vets
Confirmation of the first two cases of Australian bat lyssavirus a rabies-like pathogen in horses last year highlights the need for greater awareness of the disease in all domestic animals, the Australian Veterinary Association says.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
WNV-infected horse recovering in St. Croix County
West Nile virus is on the rise in the United States. E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork and Director of Emergency Services for Baylor Health Care in Dallas, Dr. Nick Zenarosa, explain the risks of contracting West Nile virus and how to avoid it.
Striding Thoroughbreds in Japan
Harp Star defeats Gold Ship in Sapporo Kinen
Harp Star got off to a good start toward the Arc de Triomphe when she won the Sapporo Kinen in 1 minute 59.10 seconds this afternoon at Sapporo.
Battle Creek Enquirer
The Sunday Look: Richland Park Horse Trials
Every year, they gallop onto a Richland farm from around the world. Horses, their riders and owners compete annually in the Richland Park Horse Trials on the property of Bob and Kay Willmarth in dressage, cross-country jumping and stadium jumping.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Muscle Hill becoming an International Stallion
When World Champion and Hambletonian winner Muscle Hill retired from racing at the end of the 2009 racing season, Southwind Farms and the Muscle Hill Syndicate Manager, Mike Klau, had a plan.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Cape Cod Times
Saturday's BASH Day promises fun for all
By now, you've probably heard that the Budweiser Clydesdales are visiting the Cape.
Foster's Daily Democrat
Acton Fair offering family fun, now through Sunday
The 149th annual Acton Fair, a celebration of agriculture in York County, starts today, Thursday, Aug. 21, at 9 a.m. with the opening of the exhibition buildings and runs through this Sunday, Aug. 24. The Acton Fair offers four days of activities, including exhibits, competitions, and demonstrations centered around livestock and farming, art, ... (more)
Thu Aug 21, 2014
The Martha's Vineyard Times
Omar Rayyan displays this year's Ag Fair poster.
The story of this year's Fair poster begins with good neighbors, an artist, and a horseman; a painting set aside and forgotten; and a kind gift at a time of loss.
The Hampton Classic attracts thousands on Long Island
In Jones Beach road construction. two lanes closed on Ocean Pkwy/Long Island EB between Wantagh Pky and W Gilgo Bch in Babylon In Holtsville construction work on CR-97/Nicolls Rd SB between CR-16/Portion Rd and before I-495/Long Island Expy In Holtsville construction work on CR-97/Nicolls Rd NB after I-495/Long Island Expy and before CR-16/Portion ... (more)