Monday’s SCOOP from Eastern Hay

 

Monday’s SCOOP from Eastern Hay

Today’s SCOOP sponsor:
Eastern Hay is the premier source of hay bales in Eastern USA.

 

Weekend event results in North America:
Copper Meadows Winter H.T. (CA) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results]
MeadowCreek Park – The Spring Social Event (TX) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results]
Pine Top Spring H.T. (GA) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results]
Exmoor Horse Trials (FL) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results]

World wide bits and bites
Canada:

Back-to-Work Training Program | Horse Canada Chances are your horses were in lighter work over the winter and you need a plan to bring them back to full work. Here are some things to consider and an example return-to-work schedule.


France:

Classical, hard rock or electro? HorseCom helps horses focus with training tunes – Horse & Hound Looking for a way to focus your horse’s attention? A new product combines a communication system with music for the horse and rider to reduce stress while training.


Lithuania:

Creative photographer captures horses in new light – Horse & Hound Photographer. Andrius Burba is looking at horses in a very different way. He has captured stunning images of horses from underneath a clear glass floor.


United States:

Make-A-Wish Gives Teen a Horse | News of the Horse The Make-A-Wish Foundation gave a south Florida teen a very special gift just days before her 15th birthday. This story will make your heart melt.

On the Road Again: Equine Respiratory Health in the Trailer | TheHorse.com Ammonia exposure during transport can have devastating effects on your horse’s respiratory system. Here are some valuable tips on how to control it.

As battle over horse slaughter heats up, a mother-daughter team in Kansas saves some animals | The Kansas City Star No one knows what impact new regulations will have on the horse slaughter industry but in Peabody, Kansas, a mother and daughter are SAVING all the horses they can.


United Kingdom:

Be aware: pasture weedkillers could contaminate water supply – Horse & Hound Horse owners, farmers and gardeners are being asked to take extra care with herbicides. Avoid spraying on a windy day or when it’s is about to rain because once the chemicals are in a water source they are difficult to remove.

Taking stock: Survey to provide snapshot of equine health in Britain – Horsetalk.co.nz The British National Equine Health Survey is one of the UK’s most important endemic disease monitoring initiative. Horse owners are encouraged to participate and there are even prizes for those taking part, including Lister Star Clippers and a Burford Ariat Wellington Boots.

 

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