Month: December 2016

Leanna Lazzari Scores Second Consecutive Royal Horse Show Championship to Successfully Conclude Children’s Hunter Career

Toronto, Ontario – Leanna Lazzari, 15, of Mississauga, ON, was crowned the Children’s Hunter Champion and accepted the Rowfantina Collage “Skippy” Memorial Trophy as Best Junior Rider for the second year in a row at the 94th annual Royal Agricultural…

Far View Horse Rescue Receives Unprecedented Purina Feed Donation

Gift will help rural Colorado rescue through winter.   Shoreview, Minn. [December 19, 2016] – Far View Horse Rescue and Rehabilitation, a 40-acre ranch near Breckenridge, Colo., received a timely feed donation from Purina Animal Nutrition.   By mid-November, the…

Let’s help our friends at SIRE Ride Beyond labels & limitations!

Imagine a loved one trapped in a life defined by a diagnosis. It might be physical like multiple sclerosis, emotional such as post-traumatic stress disorder or maybe a cognitive issue due to intellectual development delays or brain injury. Where would…

It’s a British bonanza as Brash and Maher are top two at Olympia

Scott Brash and Hello M’Lady topped the eighth leg of the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping 2016/2017 Western European League at Olympia, London (GBR) this evening. (FEI/Richard Juilliart) by Louise Parkes   Scott Brash became the 15th British rider to…

Boyd’s team ‘on song’ at London Olympia

Boyd Exell’s team was ‘on song’ in the electric atmosphere at London Olympia (FEI /Trevor Meeks) By Cindy Timmer Boyd’s team ‘on song’ at London Olympia Boyd Exell (AUS) has won the fifth leg of the FEI World Cup™ Driving…

What Your Horse Really Wants For the Holidays

By Jennifer Roberts   With the hustle and bustle of the holidays, trying to fit in all of the parties and select the perfect gifts, it can be hard to make time for the barn. But, let’s face, any time…

NRHA Professional of The Year Awards Announced

Oklahoma City, Okla., 12-16-2016 – Each year the National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) allows current NRHA members to nominate their peers for five NRHA Professional of the Year awards. Nominees must exemplify excellence in the reining community, and are chosen based…

Hundreds of Trainers Apply for Makeover in Week 1

  In the first week of entries for the Thoroughbred Makeover we recieved applications from 231 trainers representing 256 horses. Kentucky leasds the charge with 33 entries. Last year’s leader Pennsylvania is second with 21 and Ontario is third with…