Category Archives: Today’s scoop

Monday’s SCOOP

Phoenix clears log on Bentley’s Best in Intermediate yesterday at Wits End, Ontario. Australia Safety before beauty. Helmet hair not a concern for Miss Universe Australia when she hops on a horse. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-2721590/On-high-horse-Rachael-Finch-dons-equestrian-gear-rides-Sydney-Melbourne-Cup.html In some odd arena on planet earth Cat attack

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Sunday’s SCOOP

France It’s always the mother’s fault. A French study showed that paying too little—or too much—attention to a trainer can cause a horse to be a poor learner. Does a horse’s attention span help or hinder his training? WEG: Tickets are sold out and if you are lucky enough to be attending officials are warning of traffic jams. What you need to know. UK Ride your ponies people. Further research is required but horses that are not ridden may have an increased risk for colic. Study provides snapshot of front-line colic care NAF International Hartpury Horse Trials: Weather is forcing…

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Saturday’s SCOOP

This weeks lesson: To all supplement users…do a site visit before junking up your horse with all those natural remedies. And remember, if it works…it likely should be banned. From around the globe: Australia: With doping charges behind him Kevin McNab wants to move on with his career. After not being nominated for WEG selection, Dressage rider Briana Burgess refused to accept it and launched an appeal. Her horse has had soundness issues and that is why she missed one of the qualifying competitions. However, if her horse passes the vetting she will get to go WEG. Despite the awkwardness…

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Friday’s SCOOP

Events around the world: Be sure to follow these events this weekend. Cheer on your favourite riders at the shows or online. Share the results and stories of all the eventers heading out for some fun this weekend on Facebook, Twitter, text, phone, blog etc. United States: GMHA August H.T. [Website] [Entry Status/Times] Otter Creek Summer H.T. [Website] [Ride Times] Area VII Young Rider Benefit H.T. [Website] [Entry Status/Times] The Summer Event at Woodside [Website] [Ride Times] [Live Scores] Hunters Run H.T. [Website] [Times] Fair Hill International H.T. [Website] [Entry Status] Canada: Wits End Horse Trials [Website] Harmony Horse Trials [Website] United Kingdom: NAF…

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