One of the most popular nights at the Washington International Horse Show is Barn Night, which returns Thursday, Oct. 26, to Verizon Center in Washington, D.C. Barn Night is a favorite with young riders, barn mates and horse lovers who attend in groups and have a chance to enter contests, win great prizes, and enjoy a fun, horse-filled evening of exciting jumping competition.
The days of selling a horse with a handshake and cash on the barrel are long over. There is no such thing as a cheap horse, even if bought at a low price. If the horse doesn't work out, people understandably get disappointed, and some get angry.
Members of the National Reining Horse Youth Association (NRHyA) from around the country participated in events held just for them during the 2017 National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Derby.
Beth Underhill of Schomberg, ON, won the $50,000 Brookstreet Grand Prix on Sunday, July 16, at the Ottawa National Horse Show held at Wesley Clover Parks in Ottawa, ON.
As a scientist, I rely on research studies to offer insight into the complex mechanisms that affect our horse's health. I also rely on hands-on experience and take a holistic approach in gaining a deeper understanding by looking at the entire horse -- his history, environment, activity, diet, and any physical and emotional stressors he may be enduring.
After Joe, ridden by Aaron Donnan, and Rio de Janeiro, ridden by Sophia Morrell, were crowned champions of the TAKE2 Thoroughbred divisions during the first of six weeks of competition at the Vermont Summer Festival, running throughAugust 13 at Harold Beebe Farm in East Dorset, VT.
Two weeks of show jumping competition gets underway with the Ottawa National and CSI3* Ottawa International Horse Shows opening on Wednesday, July 12, at Wesley Clover Parks in Ottawa, ON. The Ottawa National Horse Show runs daily July 12 to 16, with the CSI3* Ottawa International Horse Show running July 19 through 23.
The 24th annual Vermont Summer Festival horse show officially opened on Wednesday, July 5, with six weeks of hunter, jumper, and equitation competition at Harold Beebe Farm in East Dorset, VT.
Amber Marshall, star of CBC’s award-winning series, Heartland, will headline a weekend of family-friendly events during the Ottawa National Horse Show running July 11-16, 2017, at Wesley Clover Parks in Ottawa, ON.
The 2017 National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Derby hosted the Collegiate Reining Championship on June 30. However the title of champion didn’t come easy, as it took a runoff to decide the winner for this year.