Joni Werthan is a lifelong equestrian and owner of Warioto Farm Inc., based in Franklin, Tennessee, where she raises and shows champion hunters. A dedicated animal lover, she is extremely proud of the history of her family farm that has been committed to promoting the tradition of excellence in the Hunter industry for over three decades.
The Jacksonville Equestrian Center hosted The Walkabout Tour with Clinton Anderson over May 19-20 in the Indoor Coliseum. Australian native Anderson is a world-renowned clinician, best known for helping people to have a better relationship with their horse. Anderson and his Walkabout Tour are all about inspiring and educating his loyal followers so that they can accomplish their horsemanship goals.
The 2018 National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Derby has a fantastic lineup of events for its youth members. From parties to specialty contests, there is an activity for everyone in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma!
The 41st Annual edition of the world’s richest professional team roping—the Bob Feist Invitational (BFI) in Reno, Nevada—is just a few weeks away, June 18-21, and the roster is set. The BFI itself kicks things off on Monday, as always, showcasing the world’s best 100 professional teams competing over six rounds for more than $800,000 […]
The Virginia Horse Trials (VHT) in Lexington, Virginia, is gearing up for the annual spring CCI/CIC and Horse Trials and USEA Intercollegiate Eventing Championship May 24-27. Around 450 horses from Beginner Novice through the CIC2* level will descend upon the Virginia Horse Center next week. “The facility looks great, the courses are in top shape […]
By Jackie Fletcher There are 920,000 cases of colic in horses each year with approximately 64,000 deaths as estimated by the American Horse Council. The gap in knowledge regarding a horse’s diet and harmful grasses is apparent among the 2 million people owning horses in the US. The best diet for horses includes at least […]
The Dressage Foundation is pleased to announce that the 2018 Lloyd Landkamer Show Management Development Grant has been awarded to Penny Krug of Hilliard, OH. Penny will use the $400 grant to shadow and train with the show management at the KDA Fall Classic I & II at the Kentucky Horse Park in October. “I […]
The Humane Society of the United States today announced U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, as its Humane Horseman of the Year. Each year, the group bestows the award on an individual who demonstrates an outstanding commitment to protect American equines. Sen. Graham is being recognized for his ongoing leadership to protect horses and […]
Is equestrian theft on the rise? “There’s no doubt about it with the numbers that we’re getting,” says Debi Metcalfe, founder of Stolen Horse International. Follow along as we discuss the savviest ways, old school to high-tech, to protect horse and barn.
It’s the home straight before Compiègne’s Internationaux de dressage! From the 18th to the 20th of May, the cream of International dressage will be converging at the Grand Parc Equestrian Stadium for the only Nations Cup (CDIO 5* FEI Dressage Nations Cup®) held in this discipline in France. A top class show, that to the […]