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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.   Event results in North America this weekend: Canada: Bronte Creek H.T. (ON) [Website] United States: Twin Rivers Fall H.T. (CA) [Website] [/Results] Equestrians Institute H.T. (WA) [Website] [Results] FEH Qualifier at Loch Moy Farm (MD) [Website] Surefire Farm H.T. (VA)  [Website] Flora Lea Fall H.T. (NJ) [Website] [Results] Sundance Farm H.T. (WI)  [Website] Results] FEH Championships at Loch Moy Farm (MD) [Website]   Worldwide bits and bites Bahamas: Cloning holds only hope of saving extinct horse breed – Horsetalk.co.nz Technology is being used to resurrect the…

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Can you identify the horse without its rider? – Take the quiz for a chance to win FLAIR® Equine Nasal Strips

  How well do you know the horses? It’s easy to recognize a pair together but do you ever look at the faces of these fabulous athletes? Here is a chance to test your ability and at the end of the quiz enter a draw for the chance to win a 6-pack of FLAIR® Equine Nasal Strips and a towel.   Identify the horses without the riders and enter a draw for a 6-pack of FLAIR® Strips and a towel.

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Horses that are severely allergic to wood: Part 8

  Some horses are more careful jumpers than others. But there are overachieving mounts that seemingly defy the laws of gravity while jumping. Maybe it is because they are allergic to wood or perhaps, they are trying to avoid getting eaten a monster that could be lurking under the fence. These horses’ riders might want to wear a spacesuit during their next jump school because their steeds are jumping to the moon…   Don't think he is going to touch one!! 🐴😍😂 #4yearsold #hogan #animo #crocodiledundyz #firsttripout #noscopenohope #donttouchthat #showjumper #everydayisaschoolday #lovehim #horsesofinstagram #picoftheday @vickibrough A post shared by Sophie…

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When your horse escapes but you are low-key more concerned about your tack- VIDEO Break

  Most riders have had a horse escape at some point while they were handling it. But have you ever had one escape with tack on and worried about it busting your tack during its naughty rampage? This rider was fairly concerned about her saddle and I don’t blame her they are not cheap. Moral of the video – don’t hook your saddle to your breastplate before you do up your girth. And horses will always be horses and sometimes accidents happen…     ✅✅Follow us ✅ ✅ . . . . . #Horse #Instahorse#Instahorses #Horses #horses_addiction_w #horseaddict #Horseriding #Myhorse…

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Sunday’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: Canada: Bronte Creek H.T. (ON) [Omnibus] [Website] United States: Twin Rivers Fall H.T. (CA) [Omnibus] [Website] [Times/Results] Equestrians Institute H.T. (WA) [Omnibus] [Website] [Times/Results] FEH Qualifier at Loch Moy Farm (MD) [Omnibus] [Website] Surefire Farm H.T. (VA) [Omnibus] [Website] Flora Lea Fall H.T. (NJ) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] Sundance Farm H.T. (WI) [Omnibus] [Website] [Times/Results] FEH Championships at Loch Moy Farm (MD) [Omnibus] [Website]   Worldwide bits and bites Canada: What is Strangles? | Horse Canada   Germany: Study: Oxytocin Does Not Cause Cardiac Changes in Mares |…

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Seven little equestrians who’s talent will make you insanely jealous

  Sometimes you just see little riders and know if they stick with this sport they will be destined for great things. No matter how much money people spend on training and horses, it is hard to beat natural talent. Many equestrians have been riding for more years than some kids have even been alive but still don’t rival their abilities. Maybe these kids won’t pursue riding for the rest of their lives but if they do, the horse world better brace itself. Check out these pint-sized superstars and prepare to feel unreasonably envious… 1) This 5-year-old girl show jumping…

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The votes are in and the new Perri’s halter goes to…

  With over 15,000 votes cast, our readers chose Whiskey as the coolest name containing the letter “Y”. Congratulations to Ashley from Canada; Whiskey, will be getting a fine ‘Amish made’ Perri’s leather halter with an engraved plate. Whiskey earned 4.26 star rating and 1,240 votes.   Thank you to Perri’s Leather for bringing us this monthly contest to celebrate horse names. Each month you get a chance to win a beautiful Perri’s leather halter with an engraved plate to show off your horse’s unique name. Here are your top six:   Enter this month’s contest if your horse’s name has the letter ‘O’ in it Any horse name…

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You can barely jump one horse meanwhile this guy can jump six – VIDEO Break

  Jumping a single horse can be a real challenge. Sometimes they stop, sometimes they hit rails and sometimes they jump so big they send you flying through the air. Now imagine trying to control six horses at once and jump them over a single fence while standing on two of them… Sounds impossible, right? Well, apparently it is not!     2 is Ok, 4 is great, 6 is😲😲😲 #theactionhorses #horses #horsesofinstagram #equestrian #horselover #horsegram #instahorse #regram @ben_actionhorses A post shared by Maragata Polo (@maragata_polo) on Sep 22, 2017 at 8:04am PDT

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Saturday’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: Canada: Bronte Creek H.T. (ON) [Omnibus] [Website] United States: Twin Rivers Fall H.T. (CA) [Omnibus] [Website] [Times/Results] Equestrians Institute H.T. (WA) [Omnibus] [Website] [Times/Results] FEH Qualifier at Loch Moy Farm (MD) [Omnibus] [Website] Surefire Farm H.T. (VA) [Omnibus] [Website] Flora Lea Fall H.T. (NJ) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] Sundance Farm H.T. (WI) [Omnibus] [Website] [Times/Results] FEH Championships at Loch Moy Farm (MD) [Omnibus] [Website]   Worldwide bits and bites United Kingdom: Horses at risk of death from worms: calls for owners to ‘ask for expert advice’ – Horse…

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Horses that couldn’t have put in less effort if they tried: Part 2

  Like humans, some horses are more motivated than others. Having an overly energetic horse can be problematic but these horses take laziness to an entirely different level. When a horse isn’t in the mood to work sometimes you cannot help but laugh. Do you have a horse that likes to put in less than the minimal effort?   Yup😦 Follow➡ @horsefailsworldwide for more🏇 Credit: ➡@just1_eventer⬅ – #fail #horse #funnyfail #funnyhorsefail #horsefail #funny #horselover #equestrian #omg #pony A post shared by 🏇-Horse Fails Worldwide-🏇 (@horsefailsworldwide) on Sep 1, 2017 at 1:18am PDT   😅😲 Follow➡ @horsefailsworldwide for more🏇 Credit: ➡@ss.equestrian4⬅…

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