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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.   Worldwide bits and bites France: Top eventing stallion battling serious illness: ‘he’s fought like a lion’ – Horse & Hound The two-time Barbury CIC3* winner has been critically ill with a serious virus.     United States: American Pharoah’s sire Pioneerof the Nile dies suddenly at 13 – Horsetalk.co.nz Triple Crown sire and group one winner Pioneerof the Nile has died suddenly at the age of 13 at WinStar Farm in Versailles, Kentucky. Forages for Feeding Horses – The Horse Available forages for…

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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 Australia: Even a quick ride can do wonders for your horse – Horsetalk.co.nz Although exercise did not increase weight loss, it did produce additional benefits, the most important one being improved insulin sensitivity.   Brazil: Leg-bone density increases in response to Endurance training, study shows – Horsetalk.co.nz The thickness and density of the leg bones in endurance horses increase in response to training for the discipline, research shows.   United Kingdom: Elite showjumper returns to top level after losing…

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That escalated quickly – VIDEO Break

  Riding horses never gets boring. Just when you think you have everything under control, your horse will throw in some unexpected rodeo-esque performance. This video perfectly sums up how quickly a situation can go from 0 to 100 when a horse is involved…     Well that escalated quickly. A post shared by ⚠️Back Away From The Horse⚠️ (@shatequestrians) on Sep 26, 2017 at 9:16pm PDT

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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: Badminton 2019 entries revealed: Horse & Hound picks out the highlights Jonelle Price returns to defend her title at Badminton, but she will have plenty of competition from riders from around the world.   United States: Study reveals the dangers of thyroid supplements in fit horses – Horsetalk.co.nz Trainers who add thyroid supplements to fit horses are likely doing more harm than good and may also cause cardiac arrhythmia. Storing Toxic Substances in Horse Stables – The…

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Tuesday’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 Portugal: Showjumping groom dies in lorry fire on Sunshine Tour – Horse & Hound A showjumping groom has died in a fire at the Sunshine Tour in Vejer de la Frontera, Spain, today (18 March).     United States: Racing group bans drugs at two California tracks – Horsetalk.co.nz Lasix, NSAIDs,  joint injections, shockwave therapy, and anabolic steroids banned at Santa Anita and Golden Gate Fields. The Latest on Feeding Laminitic Horses – The Horse Recent research has given us…

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DEADLINE is fast approaching! Choose your Carolina International fantasy team today

  Fantasy Equestrian Teams is thrilled to bring fans and riders a chance to join the fun from the sidelines. Players get a chance to win cash and prizes, bringing a new element to the sport. This gives everyone a chance to showcase their team picking skills and participate in every show. Join the fun and see how well you know the Eventing talent!!! In the simplest terms, you choose a Fantasy Team of four pairs and if your team delivers the lowest accumulated score, you win bragging rights and a chance for these prizes: $117 worth of fun riding swag…

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Eventing absolutely slaying it again on Instagram this weekend

  Instagram connects the world through photos and eventers love to share their lives on this social media platform. We have found Eventing pics from every continent in the world on Instagram. This is your chance to check out the entire world of eventers competing, training and having fun. Enjoy some international Eventing action thanks to some social media savvy riders…   View this post on Instagram I don’t get why every single photo I get of me and Harvey I look dreadful yet Harvey looks like a legend🤩 -/- What a great day at Swalcliffe, so glad I dragged…

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When all you want is some attention – VIDEO Break

  This little foal was sick of the farrier paying attention to his mother and thought that he should really be the star of the show. So he made sure he was not ignored… Have you ever seen a foal demand so much attention?    

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Monday’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 Canada: What is killing Sable Island’s horses? | CBC News Researchers are conducting necropsies on Sable Island’s unique feral horse population to learn what causes them to die.     United Kingdom: New safety feature allows riders to report incidents via app – Horse & Hound Riders can report in different categories including road incidents and those involving dogs and cyclists. Cruise line giant backs move to save equines from fat tourists – Horsetalk.co.nz Following a public outcry about…

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