Month: July 2019Page 2 of 72

Applications invted for BD BEF Board Director

In line with the British Equestrian Federation Articles of Association, British Dressage is entitled to nominate a Director to sit on the BEF Board. The current Nominated Director,…

Non-Steel Horseshoe Product Roundup 2019

Check out the latest non-steel horseshoe products from some of the industry’s leading suppliers.

Meet Tanya and Juno, our May ‘19 SmartPerks Hall of Fame Inductees

At SmartPak, we’re on a mission to make the world a better place by using our smarts to power healthy horses and happy riders. Out of the tens…

German Federation Clears Cosmo for European Championship Team After Report of Lawsuit, Veterinary Records

Sönke Rothenberger rIding Cosmo to victory at Aachen earlier in July. © 2019 Ken Braddick/dressage-news.com WARENDORF, Germany, July 31, 2019–The German equestrian federation reported Wednesday that Cosmo and…

McKinzie Tops Star Field in Saratoga’s Whitney Stakes

If the Runhappy Metropolitan Handicap (G1) still rates as “The Race of the Year,” then the 92nd running of the $1 million Whitney Stakes (G1) looms a nice…

From AMERICAN COWBOY: Reel Cowboys Cowboys were the original stuntmen.

I really enjoy the online magazine, AMERICAN COWBOY.  If you haven’t subscribed (free), you might find you like it!  Click here to check it out. Click here to…

12 Ways to Improve Your Hoof-Care Efficiency and Save Monday

When I was getting started in the farrier business as a teenager, I struggled with efficiency while shoeing horses, along with the myriad of other issues that plague…

Avoid Mistakes that Can Derail Your Young Farrier Career

So, you’ve graduated farrier school or finished an apprenticeship and are ready to launch your own farrier business. You might be thinking, “What are my next steps? How…

Primary Farrier Education and Apprenticeships Go Hand-in-Hand

It’s important for the farrier school graduate and the mentor to understand the definition of the word “apprentice” before either individual enters into a working relationship.

Pinatubo Runs to Explosive Victory in Vintage Stakes

Shamardal colt won by five lengths July 30 at Goodwood