Cowboys, Cowgirls, Cattle, and Thoroughbreds to Cut Loose at Pimlico

When the Retired Racehorse Training Project announced that 26 Thoroughbred ex-racehorses would appear at Pimlico Racecourse in Baltimore, Maryland to demonstrate their talent for second careers, nobody envisioned a western invasion of Maryland hunt country. The majority of the demonstrations at the October 5 and 6 Thoroughbred Makeover and National Symposium will feature the traditional …

NO Laminitis Equine Conference September 27 through 29 Jacksonville Oregon

ECIR Group Inc. NO Laminitis! Conference,  September 27-29 Once considered a death sentence, Laminitis is often the first sign that leads to a diagnosis of Equine Cushing’s disease or Insulin Resistance. This conference, in Jacksonville, Oregon, will provide new and emerging information to help recognize how laminitis can be prevented and treated. It will provide …

Purina Hitched to Budweiser Clydesdales as Nutrition Partner

Research-backed nutrition programs help develop horses for current and future Clydesdale hitches ST. LOUIS, June XX, 2013 – As the iconic eight-horse Budweiser Clydesdale hitches continue their uninterrupted tours across America, there is a company behind the scenes helping the horses stay healthy and nutritionally sound – Purina Animal Nutrition. The company partners with Anheuser-Busch …

The Foal Project Visits The Niche Gallery in Saratoga Springs New York

“THE FOAL PROJECT” VISITS THE NICHE GALLERY IN SARATOGA SPRINGS TO BENEFIT EQUINE ASSISTED THERAPIES and ATC GENERAL COMMUNITY FUND Meet the Artist Lisa Miller, August 1, Opening Reception 5 – 8 pm The Niche Gallery, located in the historic Collamer Building in downtown Saratoga Spring is proud to announce the opening of “The Foal …

Arena Dust Control for Healthier Horses

Health of the Equine Respiratory System – “Create a healthy ARENA” Guess Article By Teri Clark Veterinarian medicine studies *agree prevention and maintenance is the key to dealing with respiratory problems in our horses. The respiratory system of horses Let’s begin with the respiratory system itself. Air enters the nostrils — quickly moisture and heat …

Horse Blanket Care Can Save You Money and Help Your Horse

Musty moldy damp horse blankets and equine rugs can be a thing of the past. Everyone, from famous equine universities to respected horse journals and magazines, have weighed in on the question whether to blanket or not to blanket. Conclusively agreeing blankets are necessary under certain criteria. A dry warm horse has a better chance …