Category Archives: Today’s scoop

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   World wide bits and bites Australia: Half of survey respondents saw no personal health and safety issues in their horse pursuits – Horsetalk.co.nz Surprisingly half of those who answered an recent survey on issues around horse ownership identified no human health or safety concerns in their equine-related activities. Find out why researchers think these numbers do not match how dangerous riding actually is.   China: Post man rides a HORSE to deliver mail in…

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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 Kingdom: One-legged war veteran makes history in race victory – Horse & Hound Captain Guy Disney made history at Sandown Park by becoming the first person to win a race under Rules wearing a prosthetic limb. Perfect the free walk — and other ways to train your horse out hacking – Horse & Hound Find out how you can use hacking to school your horse…

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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: Rocking Horse Winter II H.T. (FL) [Website] [Results] Paradise Farm H.T. (SC) [Website] [Results] Fresno County Horse Park CIC & H.T. (CA) [Website] [Results]   World wide bits and bites United Kingdom: Electric blue dressage boots divide opinion – Horse & Hound A 14-year-old girl’s patent leather boots attracted attention in the show ring because of their electric blue colour. However, the boots are British Dressage…

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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 week: Rocking Horse Winter II H.T. (FL) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] Paradise Farm H.T. (SC) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] Fresno County Horse Park CIC & H.T. (CA) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results]   World wide bits and bites   Australia: Challenges identified in dealing with horse owners over Hendra risk – Horsetalk.co.nz     United Kingdom: Adding oats — and other myths about feeding competition horses debunked – Horse & Hound Horse trapped beneath collapsed stable…

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Saturday’s SCOOP from Eastern Hay

Alyssa Phillips & Bliss III on their way to winning the Rocking Horse Advanced B division 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 week: Rocking Horse Winter II H.T. (FL) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] Paradise Farm H.T. (SC) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] Fresno County Horse Park CIC & H.T. (CA) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results]   World wide bits and bites   Canada: Seven Times Equestrian Canada Broke Their Own Rules   United Kingdom: New classes to identify talented young competition ponies – Horse & Hound     United States: Low Platelet Counts and Sick Foals: An Unlucky Combination…

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Friday’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 week: Rocking Horse Winter II H.T. (FL) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] Paradise Farm H.T. (SC) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] Fresno County Horse Park CIC & H.T. (CA) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results]   World wide bits and bites United Kingdom: Help! How do I teach my horse to extend? Horse & Hound Cross-country falls down 66% after risk rating system introduced – Horse & Hound     United States: The Veterinarian’s Role in Equine Cruelty Prosecutions…

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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   Events in North America this week: Rocking Horse Winter II H.T. (FL) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] Paradise Farm H.T. (SC) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] Fresno County Horse Park CIC & H.T. (CA) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] World wide bits and bites New Zealand: Spectre of parasite resistance in New Zealand Thoroughbreds raised in study – Horsetalk.co.nz Current practices for parasite control in breeding and racehorses in New Zealand are arguably not sustainable, researchers suggest. Learn why…   Norway: Bug behind…

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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 in North America this week: Rocking Horse Winter II H.T. (FL) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] Paradise Farm H.T. (SC) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] Fresno County Horse Park CIC & H.T. (CA) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] World wide bits and bites France: Complex cognitive processes in horses identified in French study – Horsetalk.co.nz French researchers used 29 well-handled Welsh pony mares to test their hypothesis that personality could have a bearing on the ease with which they changed from a…

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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 Kingdom: Lucinda Green: how to become a good cross-country rider – Horse & Hound Do you know how to train your horse to safely get to the other side of every fence? According to Lucinda Green, there is a science to achieving this – learn it.  Cyathostominosis: The deadly disease that could be lurking in your horse – Horsetalk.co.nz Horses younger than five or…

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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 in North America over the weekend: Full Gallop Farm February H.T. (SC) [Website][Results] Pine Top Intermediate Horse Trials (GA) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] Ocala Winter II Presented by Brian Cox Farm Team (FL) [Website] [Results]   World wide bits and bites Germany: Findings of EHV-1 study in horses may explain rise of dangerous neuropathogenic strain – Horsetalk.co.nz The neuropathogenic variant of Equine Herpes Virus type 1 (EHV-1) has been found to produce…

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