Month: July 2019Page 1 of 72

How Does Your Practice Compare?

At each year’s International Hoof-Care Summit, attendees are asked to fill out surveys to help American Farriers Journal staff learn more about farrier wants and needs.

Is diet or the trim more important for hoof health?

Eleanor M. Kellon, equine veterinarian, discusses the important roles of trim and diet in hoof health. Hoof Nutrition Intelligence is brought to you by W.F. Young Co. (Absorbine).

How To Make Your Tack Shop Stand Out To Online Competition

I bumped into a lady recently who I used to see nearly every week. She is the manager of a tack shop where I have probably spent thousands…

4,644 Cataloged for Keeneland September Yearling Sale

Keeneland announced today that 4,644 yearlings have been cataloged for the 76th annual Keeneland September Yearling Sale to be held Sept. 9-22.

After Sussex Win, B.C. Mile in Plans for Too Darn Hot

Too Darn Hot made an emphatic return to a mile with victory in the Qatar Sussex Stakes (G1) under jockey-of-the-moment Frankie Dettori. 

Hermosa to Face Older Females in Nassau Stakes

Dual One Thousand Guineas heroine Hermosa headlines a stellar field of nine for the £600,000 (US$732,000) Qatar Nassau Stakes (G1) Aug. 1 at Goodwood.

Speed, Power Make Equine Nicknames Popular for Teams

Fans of Thoroughbred racing know how to root for their favorite equine athletes, but sports fans in general, whether they realize it or not, often root for favorite…

Four Million-Dollar Races Planned for Oaklawn Park 2020

Four $1 million stakes races: the $1 million Rebel Stakes (G2), $1 million Arkansas Derby (G1), $1 million Oaklawn Handicap (G2), and $1 million Apple Blossom Handicap (G1)…

USA’s Sarah Lockman/First Apple Win Pan American Games Individual Gold, Canada’s Tina Irwin/Laurencio Silver, USA’s Jennifer Baumert/Handsome Bronze

Pan American Games dressage individual medalists Sarah Lockman of USA gold, Tina Irwin of Canada silver and Jennifer Baumert of USA bronze. Photo: FEI/Daniel Apuy, Getty images LIMA,…

Italian adventure for Team NAF Juniors and YRs

The British contingent of Youth riders rode with professionalism and cool in the heat of the FEI Junior and Young Rider European Championships at San Giovanni in Marignano,…