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Sunday’s SCOOP from Eastern Hay

Bruce Davidson and his son, Buck Davidson in warm-up together at the Ocala H.T.

  Today’s SCOOP sponsor: Eastern Hay is the premier source of hay bales in Eastern USA.   News updates all day, check back often Follow us on Twitter: @eventingconnect Events in North America this week: Full Gallop Farm February H.T. (SC) [Omnibus] [Website] [Times] [Results] Pine Top Intermediate Horse Trials (GA) [Omnibus] [Website] [Times] [Results] Ocala Winter II Presented by Brian Cox Farm Team (FL) [Omnibus] [Website] [Times] [Results]   World wide bits and bites Australia: Five top tips for making the time cross-country     Finland: Not all protein is created equal for young horses at weaning time – Horsetalk.co.nz   Switzerland: What’s in…

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Monday’s SCOOP from Eastern Hay

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  Today’s SCOOP sponsor: Eastern Hay is the premier source of hay bales in Eastern USA.   News updates all day, check back often Follow us on Twitter: @eventingconnect Events in North America this weekend: Rocking Horse Winter I H.T. (FL)  [Omnibus] [Website] [Times] [Results] Full Gallop Farm January H.T (SC) [Omnibus] [Website] [Times] Fresno County Horse Park Combined Test (CA) [Ominbus] [Website] [Times]   World wide bits and bites Canada: Equestrian Canada in Crisis – Jump Committee Speaks Out Things appear to be escalating at Equestrian Canada. Equestrian Canada in Turmoil | Horse Canada A flurry of activity…     United…

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Sunday’s SCOOP from Eastern Hay

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  Today’s SCOOP sponsor: Eastern Hay is the premier source of hay bales in Eastern USA.   News updates all day, check back often Follow us on Twitter: @eventingconnect Events in North America this weekend: Rocking Horse Winter I H.T. (FL)  [Omnibus] [Website] [Times] [Results] Full Gallop Farm January H.T (SC) [Omnibus] [Website] [Times] Fresno County Horse Park Combined Test (CA) [Ominbus] [Website] [Times]   World wide bits and bites United States: Why being farty is good for horses – and helps avoid gas colic – Horsetalk.co.nz If you’re feeding correctly, gas colic should not happen. And if it does, then you’re…

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Saturday’s SCOOP from Eastern Hay

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  Today’s SCOOP sponsor: Eastern Hay is the premier source of hay bales in Eastern USA.   News updates all day, check back often Follow us on Twitter: @eventingconnect Events in North America this weekend: Rocking Horse Winter I H.T. (FL)  [Omnibus] [Website] [Times] [Results] Full Gallop Farm January H.T (SC) [Omnibus] [Website] [Times] Fresno County Horse Park Combined Test (CA) [Ominbus] [Website] [Times]   World wide bits and bites Canada: PATTERSON & MILLAR TALK ABOUT THEIR RESIGNATIONS   Switzerland: FEI Eventing positions open   United States: Anti-Soring Rule Suspended in Trump Administration Freeze   Rain Rot, Ringworm, Lumps, and Bumps: Skin…

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Sunday’s SCOOP from Eastern Hay

Dan Jocelyn (NZL) rode Sable Giesler's (CAN) Devil Munchkin to an impressive 3rd place finish at the 2016 Wellington Showcase.

  Today’s SCOOP sponsor: Eastern Hay is the premier source of hay bales in Eastern USA.   News updates all day, check back often Follow us on Twitter: @eventingconnect Events in North America this weekend: Poplar Place Farm January H.T. (GA) [Omnibus] [Website] [Entries] [Results]   World wide bits and bites United States:   First year report on USEA Collapsible Fence Study   Making the choices for a new U.S. 4-star in 2019 | Practical Horseman Magazine Fair Hill, Md., and Great Meadow, Va., are in the running, but what happened to Tryon, N.C., which will host the 2018 World Equestrian Games?…

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Sunday’s SCOOP from Eastern Hay

Buck Davidson and Victor B Z won the Open Preliminary-A at Three Lakes H.T. yesterday.

  Today’s SCOOP sponsor: Eastern Hay is the premier source of hay bales in Eastern USA.   News updates all day, check back often Follow us on Twitter: @eventingconnect Events in North America this weekend: Stable View Aiken Opener Horse Trials (SC) [Omnibus] [Website] [Times] [Results] Three Lakes January Horse Trials at Caudle Ranch (FL) [Omnibus] [Website] [Times] [Results]   World wide bits and bites Nigeria: Researchers Test Joint Supplement’s Impact on Old Horses | TheHorse.com A resveratrol and hyaluronic acid supplement could have anti-inflammatory effects in aged horses, researchers found.   United Kingdom: 25 riders who (thankfully) defied the laws of gravity…

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Seven eventers you need to follow on Instagram in 2017

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  What better way to spend a brief moment of downtime than scrolling through your Instagram feed? Looking at pretty pictures of horses leaping over massive ditch-and-walls is a great way to take your mind off mundane non-horsey tasks. You probably already follow a number of equestrian accounts on Instagram but you are seriously missing out if you are not following these seven inspirational and fun eventers… 7) Alexa Bresnahan – @eventingstrides: Alexa Bresnahan is an up-and-coming Canadian rider, who is currently competing at Preliminary. Recently, she won the bronze level of sponsorship in Bit of Britain’s Next Top Rider competition. The sponsored…

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Thursday’s SCOOP from Eastern Hay

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  Today’s SCOOP sponsor: Eastern Hay is the premier source of hay bales in Eastern USA.   News updates all day, check back often Follow us on Twitter: @eventingconnect   World wide bits and bites France: Sending Signals | TheHorse.com From biomechanical to psychological influences, what effects do we have on our horses while riding? See what you can do to maximize your horse’s comfort and soundness.   New Zealand: Tips to protect your riding gear and horses from thieves – Horsetalk.co.nz The theft of horses and their expensive gear is an ever-present threat. Use these tips to minimize the risk….

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Saturday’s SCOOP from Eastern Hay

Sorry Santa...it is not that easy. You have to be very special.

  Today’s SCOOP sponsor: Eastern Hay is the premier source of hay bales in Eastern USA.   News updates all day, check back often Follow us on Twitter: @eventingconnect   World wide bits and bites Canada: EC Recognizes 2016 Eventing NOBoundaries Athletes | Horse Canada The Equestrian Canada (EC) Eventing Committee is pleased to recognize the athletes scouted as part of the Eventing NOBoundaries (ENB) talent identification program during the 2016 competition season.   United Kingdom: 5 great games to keep you busy over the Christmas holidays – Horse & Hound While away the long winter nights with great horsey games…

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Monday’s SCOOP from Eastern Hay

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  Today’s SCOOP sponsor: Eastern Hay is the premier source of hay bales in Eastern USA.   News updates all day, check back often Follow us on Twitter: @eventingconnect Event results from the weekend in North America United States: Ocala Jockey Club International 3-Day Event (FL) [Website] [Results] Pine Top Thanksgiving H.T. (GA) [Website] [Results]   World wide bits and bites Canada: Developing Steady Hands | Horse Canada The so-called “invisible aids” are the Holy Grail of dressage, and quiet hands may be the hardest to achieve. Does My Horse Have Colic? | Horse Canada As winter sets in, changes in feed…

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