Friday’s SCOOP from Eastern Hay

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Friday’s SCOOP from Eastern Hay

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

 

Events in North America this weekend:

United States:
Otter Creek Spring H.T. (WI) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results]
Hitching Post Farm Horse Trials (VT) [Omnibus] [Website]
Fair Hill International H.T. (MD) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results]
Chattahoochee Hills H.T. (GA) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results]
CCC Spring Gulch H.T. (CO) [Omnibus] [Website]
Kent School Spring H.T. (CT) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results]

Canada:
Glen Oro Spring H.T. (ON) [Omnibus] [Website]
Mustang Powder H.T. (BC) [Omnibus] [Website]

 
Worldwide bits and bites

Canada:

Researchers examine inheritance behind heart condition in Standardbreds – Horsetalk.co.nz Researchers in Canada have identified Standardbred bloodlines that contributed to a regional spike of a debilitating heart condition among the breed.

 
Denmark:

Horse Stress Levels Not Linked to Competition Results, Study Shows – The Horse Salivary cortisol (“stress hormone”) concentrations weren’t associated with scores in dressage and show jumping horses during three national events in Denmark, researchers found.

 
Germany:

‘Sit tight, I’ve got this’: British para rider clears extra 1.50m fence in 90cm class – Horse & Hound A British para rider kept a cool head when she accidentally jumped a 1.50m fence in a 90cm class.

 
United Kingdom:

Tack shop owner has brainwave over plastic waste – Horse & Hound A tack shop in Berkshire is leading the way in reducing plastic waste within its local equestrian community.

 


 
United States:

Is Your Horse Unprotected? Be Aware of Core Equine Disease Risks – The Horse Horses that don’t receive annual vaccinations against the five core equine diseases could be facing serious illness or even death.
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