Friday, February 22, 2019

2017 Hunter Breeding Task Force Had Much to Discuss

BY ALIX MORRISON Betty Oare, Chair of the USHJA Hunter Breeding Task Force, heard numerous debates while discussing HU188.4, restricting hunter breeding classes to one handler per horse, starting on Monday at the 2017 annual...

How to keep up with all this year’s action from Cheltenham

Above: Photo by Lauren Mauldin The Cheltenham Festival is not just the biggest horse racing event in the UK, it attracts the attention of viewers and gamblers from across the globe. With less than two...

Light Up the Trailer for a Better Loading Experience

By Equo Anyone who has struggled to load a horse onto a trailer understands the inherent challenge and risks. As prey animals, horses naturally stay away from confined spaces where, in the wild, they might be...

Back In Tack

By Brooke Schafer It has now been 6 weeks since I acquired my Thoroughbred Makeover gelding. In 6 short weeks he has begun to transform from a lean sleek fit racehorse to a round fat...

Sharing the Love

Above: The Equus Foundation team of Kristin Hardin and Bentley, sponsored by Platinum Performance, win the 2nd Annual Charity Woof Cup presented by the San Diego Union - Tribune. Left to right: Kristin Hardin, Jenny...

The Supreme Court Deliberates over Sports Gambling

Across the world people are able to bet on sports from Horse Racing to Football to sports as obscure as Kabaddi from their couch. All you need to bet nowadays is the phone in...