Thursday’s SCOOP from Eastern Hay



Thursday’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


Investigation under way after controversial derby round – Horse & Hound The FEI has confirmed it is investigating after Andy Kocher jumped in a derby at Spruce Meadows on Carollo the day after the combination won a three-round grand prix.

United Kingdom:

Cannabidiol (CBD) and horses: What is it good for? – Cannabis sativa L. is the “umbrella term” for the plants known as hemp and marijuana. Marijuana is particularly high in THC, the cannabinoid that creates a psychoactive “high.” CBD, on the other hand, does not create this effect.


United States:

Great Yorkshire Show sticks to its guns on rider weight despite ‘fat police’ comments – Horse & Hound ‘It’s nothing to do with being fat. We want everyone to ride, but on the right horse or pony.’

Fewer foals, better outcomes: The trends in equine reproduction – As equine breeding has shifted from quantity to a greater focus on quality, genetics and genomic research in reproduction has the potential to improve the accuracy of breeding selection criteria.

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