Wednesday’s SCOOP from Eastern Hay

 

Wednesday’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:
Genesee Valley Hunt H.T. (NY) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results]
Riga Meadow H.T. (CT) [Omnibus] [Website]
The Maryland H.T. at Loch Moy Farm II (MD) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results]
Champagne Run at the Park H.T. (KY) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results]
Western Underground, Inc Coconino Summer HT & T/N/BN3D Event (AZ) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results]

Canada:
Bronte Creek H.T. (ON) [Omnibus] [Website]

 

Worldwide bits and bites

Canada:

Dealing with Sexual Harassment in the Horse Industry In the wake of recent high-profile sexual assault scandals, preventing gender-based offensive behaviour in the workplace has become a crucial concern.

 
Ireland:

Irish eventing squad named for WEG — ‘Jonty Evans is in our thoughts’ The five-strong squad which will represent Ireland in the Eventing at WEG has been selected and the team will ‘wear green for Jonty’.

 
South Africa:

Protesting horse grooms in limbo over wage demands KwaZulu-Natal horse grooms are still in limbo as they wait to hear about their demanded salary increase.

 


 
United States:

Standing Fibrotic Myopathy Surgery for Horses Showing Promise – The Horse Researchers found that standing surgery results were at least as good as those of surgeries performed under general anesthesia. The new procedure also allows better surgical access to the target tissues, they said.
Sugars and Starches in Horse Diets: They’re Not All Bad! – The Horse Although owners are frequently warned against the consequences of feeding these carbs, horses need them in their diets.
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