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The pains and frustrations of selling horses poetically illustrated – VIDEO Break

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  Selling a horse can be a complete nightmare. Although there are many courteous buyers, encounters with dimwits who seem to love wasting sellers time are enough to leave anyone dreading the task. If you have ever had to sell a horse, you will understand the pain and frustrations that are induced by answering questions that aren’t necessary if the for sale ad was actually read, getting offers on your horse that are borderline insulting, etc. If you have sold a horse and never felt so annoyed by certain prospective ‘buyers’ that you wanted to rip your own hair out…

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The best Kodak moments of the 2017 winter Eventing season

Doug Payne and Getaway blasting around the Carolina International CIC2*.

  The Ocala International Horse Trials concluded on Sunday, marking the end of the Florida winter/spring Eventing season. Eventers who are based further North, are now making their way back home if they have not already done so. Moving down to Ocala, Florida or Aiken, South Carolina for the winter months is common practice for eventers on the Eastcoast but now it is time for them to return home. Currently, eventers are back in the North and putting the finishing touches on their training for the fast-approaching spring CCI events. The Rolex Kentucky CCI4* is next weekend and Jersey Fresh International CCI3* (May…

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Ocala International CCI2* water complex action – VIDEO Break

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  Connect with Ocala International 3-Day & H.T. action: [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] Over the weekend, North American riders were out in full force at the Ocala International Horse Trials. There were 23 pairs competing in the CCI2* division. Only six pairs finished on their dressage scores. Liz Halliday-Sharp (USA) and Deniro Z added only one rail to their stellar 36.1 dressage score to win the CCI2*. This was their fourth consecutive FEI event win. Doug Payne (USA) and Getaway finished in 2nd on their 40.3 dressage score. Buck Davidson (USA) and Victor BZ also finished on their dressage score, a 43.9…

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Sneak peek at the new Jersey Fresh International CCI3* course – VIDEO Break

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  The Jersey Fresh International Three-Day event (May 10th-14th) is less than a month away now. As in past years, this event will be hosting a CCI3*, CCI2*, CIC3* and CIC2*. However, this will is the first year that Capt. Mark Phillips is the cross-country Course Designer. He has taken over the design from John Williams. Capt. Mark Phillips is the Course Designer for the 2018 Tryon World Equestrian Games, so this event is a good opportunity for North American riders to get a feel for his courses. Watch out the video below to see some of the exciting changes…

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Eventing absolutely slaying it on Instagram this weekend

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  Instagram connects the world through photos and eventers love to share their lives on this social media platform. We have found Eventing pics from every continent in the world on Instagram. This is your chance to check out the entire world of eventers competing, training and having fun. Enjoy some international Eventing action thanks to some social media savvy riders…   A wonderful (but windswept) day at Burnham Market International House Trials #dayout #horsetrials #crosscountry #norfolk #easterweekend #horses #xc A post shared by Hannah Green (@hannahgreennyyy) on Apr 15, 2017 at 10:30am PDT   Accepted at the final jog!…

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Ocala International CCI2* cross-country highlights – VIDEO Break

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  Connect with Ocala International 3-Day & H.T. action: [Omnibus] [Website] [Times] [Results] Yesterday, was cross-country day at the Ocala International H.T for the CCI2* and CCI1* divisions. This was the first year that Hugh Lochore designed the cross-country tracks at this event. The courses rode very well and did not cause any major leaderboard shuffles. Ten pairs finished with double clear cross-country rounds in the CCI2*, out of the 21 pairs who left the start box. In the CCI1*, 43 out of the 55 starters finished without anything to add to their dressage scores. Check out the top four pairs…

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Ocala International dressage highlights- VIDEO Break

Liz Halliday-Sharp and Deniro Z are leading the CCI2* after dressage.

  Connect with Ocala International 3-Day & H.T. action: [Omnibus] [Website] [Times] [Results] Yesterday, the dressage for the CCI2* at CCI1* concluded at the Ocala International H.T. Today, the cross-country is taking place, starting with the CCI2* this morning. TheHorsePesterer was on the scene capturing the fantastic dressage riding. Check out some of the top three tests from the CCI1* and CCI2* and stay tuned because there will likely be some awesome cross-country footage coming…     1st place after dressage in the CCI1* on a 38.1 – Megan Lynn & Natural E   1st place after dressage in the CCI2*…

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Stable cats living the dream and getting InstaFamous: Part 16

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  Eventers are always showing their dogs love via posting adorable pictures of them at events on social media. But what about the not-so-hard-working stable cats who spend their weekends lounging about the barn? Show your stable cat some love and give it the chance to be Instagram famous by posting a picture of it with #EventerCat and it may make it into a future feature. Here are the stable cats who have been making waves on Instagram lately…   Thursdays are better with friends. #twohearts⠀ ⠀ : Unknown⠀ ………….⠀ #equestrian #equestrianstyle #huntleyequestrian #hunter #jumper #equitation #western #dressage #polo #horseracing #horselovers…

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Fair Hill Spring Horse Trials cross-country action flashback – VIDEO Break

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  Connect with the Fair Hill International H.T. action: [Omnibus] [Website] [Times] [Results] [Pairs to watch] Eventers from the Northeast are competing at the Fair Hill International Spring Horse Trials. Today, the Fair Hill action is kicking off with dressage for all of the CIC divisions and show jumping for the Advanced and CIC3*. Cross-country for all of the CIC divisions along with the Preliminary and Intermediate is happening on Saturday. The Training level cross-country will wrap things up on Sunday. While you wait for this weekend’s results to start rolling in, travel back in time six years and watch this intense…

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