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Events in the Horse World
Lexington, KY – May 19, 2015 – Andres Rodriquez has taken over the lead in the 2015 Hagyard Challenge Series by placing fourth during Thursday’s $34,000 Hagyard Lexington Classic CSI3*, which is combined with a second place finish during the first event. In the Hallway Feeds USHJA National Hunter Derby Series, junior rider Kelli Cruciotti has jumped to the top of the standings after earning two second place ribbons during the Kentucky Spring two-week series.
Lexington, Ky. – The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) has named eight athlete-and-horse combinations to the 2015 Dressage Pan American Games European CDI Observation Event Squad. The squad is composed of four Big Tour and four Small Tour combinations, which will compete in designated European CDI Observation Events. Additionally, Laura Graves and her own 2002 Dutch Warmblood gelding, Verdades, have been approved to be considered for the Pan American Games Dressage Team without competing in the European Observation Events per the Dressage Selection Procedures for the 2015 Pan American Games under the following provision
Animal Guardians Horse Rescue, Inc. and the Agoura Hills Animal Care Shelter invite you to join them in celebrating the ASPCA National Help a Horse Day!
What: Fun, fundraiser for Equine Rescue Center
Date: Saturday March 21, 2015
Time: 12:30 – 3:30 PM
Where: The Morgan Hill Grange, 40 E. 4th Street, Morgan Hill, CA 95037
Your donation of $10 includes a tri tip sandwich, choice of green or mac salad, a drink and a cookie. $5 kids meal includes a hot dog, drink, and a cookie.
Come enjoy the car show, buy a raffle ticket, and just enjoy being other people who love horses. All your donations and proceeds from this event benefit ERC and will help horses in crisis and in rehabilitation.
WELLINGTON FL – February 9, 2015 – The USHJA Zone 4 Free Clinic is returning to Wellington on February 16, 2015 at the Jim Brandon Equestrian Center and encourages all auditors to attend this unique event. All spots are filled by amateurs and juniors who are active USHJA Zone 4 members and Bobbie Reber, International hunter and equitation judge and trainer, will be the clinician.
Wellington, FL – February 10, 2015 – Ray Ainsworth travels the country helping riders and owners better communicate with their horses, and on February 28 – March 1, 2015 Ainsworth is bringing his Transformation Tour to Wellington, Florida.
EVENT: 68th Annual Buffalo International Horse Show, which benefits the Buffalo Therapeutic Riding Center. The show will run from September 10-14, 2014. Buffalo’s most prestigious horse show. The ‘AA’ rated show is one of the best ways for exhibitors to prepare themselves and their horses for the fall indoor circuit of finals. BIHS offers a large indoor arena for competition that gives horses and riders a chance to compete indoors before showing at the national finals in Pennsylvania, Washington D.C. or Kentucky. The horse show offers generous prize money in every division.
Country music and equine veterinary medicine will share the spotlight when the American Association of Equine Practitioners’ 59th Annual Convention and Trade Show convenes at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville, Tenn., Dec. 7-11, 2013.
If you love horses and parades, here is a 20-minute long video in HD showing the best of the Santa Barbara Fiesta Horse Parade held on August 2, 2013.
For twenty one years New Vocations has provided a safety net for retired racehorses leaving the track and on average takes in over 400 horses a year. Starting with a single farm in Dayton, Ohio the program has grown to six facilities in: Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. Serving over 40 racetracks, New Vocations works directly with owners and trainers in need of an aftercare program for their horses. New Vocations has a sound adoption system in place that is proven to move a large number of horses in a rather short period of time. The focus is on adoption verses retirement, believing that each horse deserves to have a home and a purpose. For more information visit www.newvocations.org
The clinicians: Among the presenters who will be participating in the 2013 “Ride With The Best” program in Massachusetts are “general” horse and horsemanship trainers Guy McLean, Julie Goodnight, Ken McNabb, Craig Cameron, and Stacy Westfall. Those conducting clinics in English disciplines will include Phillip Dutton (eventing), Jan Ebeling and Pam Goodrich (dressage), Diane Carney (hunters and jumpers), and Daniel Stewart (equestrian sport psychology over fences). Those offering clinics in the western disciplines will include Stacy Westfall (reining), Connie Combs (barrel racing), and Troy Green (western pleasure). Geno Middleton will present clinics on training and riding easy gaited horses, Steve Edwards will train mules and donkeys, Clay Maier will perfect long lining skills, and Mark Bolender will share his expertise in the emerging sports of mountain trail, extreme trail, and competitive trail riding. (Consult www.equineaffaire.com for continuously-updated information on additional clinicians confirmed after press time.)