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.


Worldwide bits and bites

United Kingdom:

Punters: Underestimate female jumps jockeys at your peril – research – “Riding a racehorse requires a high level of skill and strength which are abilities that can be developed by both sexes, with opportunity being the crucial final component.”


United States:

British team rider recovering from fracturing four vertebrae in fall: ‘I feel very lucky’ The leading event rider stayed in hospital abroad for a few days after the accident, but is now heading home to continue her recovery.

The great escape: Houdini skills of horses laid bare in fresh research – “Within the range of locking devices in frequent use for restraining horses, we found no clear cognitive limit to horses’ ability to open them,” researchers reported.

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