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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

Woman in winter clothes and the horse to stand together against

  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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Sunday’s SCOOP from Eastern Hay

Winter is coming...when are you leaving for Florida?

  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 this weekend in North America United States: Ocala Jockey Club International 3-Day Event (FL) [Omnibus] [Website] [Times] [Results] [LIVE STREAM] Pine Top Thanksgiving H.T. (GA) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results]   World wide bits and bites United States: Saddle Up Safely Participates in Concussion Conference | TheHorse.com University of Kentucky representatives presented at the International Sports Concussion Consensus Conference in Germany. Resveratrol shown to be of value in treating hock lameness in horses – Horsetalk.co.nz Randomized, blinded,…

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Wednesday’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 this weekend in North America United States: Portofino Equestrian Center (NC) [Website] [Results] Paradise Farm HT (SC) [Omnibus] [Website] [Times] Fresno County Horse Park Horse Trials (CA) [Omnibus] [Website] World wide bits and bites Canada: Fredericks’ Term as Eventing Coach Ends | Horse Canada Following an often tumultuous four-year term, Australian Olympian Clayton Fredericks’ contract as International Technical Advisor for the Canadian Eventing Team has not been renewed Prosperity of Canada’s Sable Island…

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Tuesday’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 United States: Help Your Senior Horse Weather the Winter | TheHorse.com Ensure your golden oldie gets the care and support he needs, even if he’s weathered previous winters without trouble. Tips for Feeding Horses in a Group | TheHorse.com Does your herd leader get too much to eat while the low man doesn’t get enough? Here’s our expert’s advice. Cold Weather Horse Colic | TheHorse.com With cold…

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Monday’s SCOOP from Eastern Hay

Splash and the weekend is over...(Adobe Stock Photo - © horsemen)

  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 this weekend in North America United States: Full Moon Farms H.T. (MD) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] Poplar Place Farm November H.T. (GA) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] River Glen Fall H.T. (TN) [Omnibus] [Website] [Times/Results] Texas Rose Horse Park Fall H.T. (TX) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] November War Horse Event (NC) [Website] [Entry Status] [Results] World wide bits and bites United Kingdom: Gemma Tattersall: how to make your horse focus on his footwork – Horse & Hound The Olympic…

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