Category Archives: Today’s scoop

Tuesday’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: United States: Stable View Aiken Opener Horse Trials (SC) [Omnibus] [Website] Worldwide bits and bites Canada: Spotting muscle atrophy in horses, and how to avoid it – Horsetalk.co.nz Atrophy will occur under severe instances of constant pressure which will first damage the hair follicles (resulting in hair loss and/or white hair). United Kingdom: New host for Badminton 2018 The organisers of the 2018 Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials (2-6 May) have a new host in the recently acceded…

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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: Using 3D Prints of Joints to Practice Ultrasound-guided Joint InjectionsHorse Canada Vets at the OVC will soon be able to use 3D printed models of joints to practice ultrasound-guided joint injections. The road to straightness: A horseman’s journey – Horsetalk.co.nz Straightness enhancing speed responds to the same fundamental principles as straightness enhancing balance, control and collection.     United Kingdom: ‘I was wrapped in cling film’: rider defies medical condition for a career in horses – Horse &…

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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.   Worldwide bits and bites China: Curcumin targets gut-brain axis in reducing inflammation, study finds – Horsetalk.co.nz Study team in China examines how curcumin manages to reduce inflammation linked to arthritis.   United States: Horse Blanketing FAQs | TheHorse.com On or off? Hot or cold? Lightweight or heavyweight? We’ll answer these questions and more.   United Kingdom:   Are you a petite rider? Experts give their top tips for success in the saddle – Horse & Hound Riders across the disciplines are proving that…

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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.   Worldwide bits and bites Canada: Alberta couple spotlights ‘skijoring’ using a miniature horse | Lifestyle from CTV News An Alberta couple is hoping to bring skijoring with miniature horses to skiers who want to give it a whirl.   United Kingdom: Zara Tindall expecting second child – Horse & Hound The Queen and the Royal family are said to be “very pleased” to hear the couple’s news   United States:   Keep Horse Barns Safe From Fire as Cold Bears Down | TheHorse.com…

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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 Chile: Study: Not All Working Equids Suffer Serious Welfare Issues | TheHorse.com Researchers found that in Chile, the horses belonging to even the poorest individuals often led good and healthy lives.   United Kingdom: Badminton horse trials tickets 2018: everything you need to know Badminton Horse Trials tickets 2018 are now on advance sale, with general sale of tickets starting on Wednesday 10 January   United States:   Tips for keeping your elderly horse in fine fettle – Horsetalk.co.nz…

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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 United Kingdom: 8 ways to keep a veteran healthy this winter – Horse & Hound As the cold, wet weather begins to set in, make sure you are prepared to keep your veteran healthy this winter   United States: Why is the Frog of My Horse’s Foot Falling Off? | TheHorse.com A veterinarian and certified farrier explains frog exfoliation and what you should do if it happens to your horse.   Rider suspended for trying to kick horse in…

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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 Canada: “Dressage” vs. classical training: An uphill battle for horses – Horsetalk.co.nz The ability to connect through the back and engage the hindquarters is a fundamental requirement for any horse in any discipline.    Switzerland: What’s Behind Horses’ White Spots? | TheHorse.com Researchers have found yet another genetic variation responsible for yet-unexplained white spotting.     United Kingdom: First female Badminton winner dies aged 86 – Horse & Hound Margaret Hough took the title with Bambi V in 1954   United…

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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 United States: “Lifting” the horse’s back: Another meaningless equestrian phrase – Horsetalk.co.nz The back epaxial muscles, which are the muscles situate on and around the upper half of the vertebrae as well as dorsal spines, create the “flexion”, “lifting’, “roundness”. Improving Horse Health Through Nutrition in the New Year | TheHorse.com When it comes to feeding your horses this year, don’t make the same mistakes you’ve made in the past. Horse sense: Equine program teaches corporate leadership lessons |…

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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 Austria: Effect of gender on horse allergies is not well understood – review – Horsetalk.co.nz The impact of sexual hormones on canine, feline or equine allergic diseases is an interesting research field.   United States: Bandaging Fundamentals | TheHorse.com There are right and wrong ways to bandage horses’ limbs, no matter the wrap’s purpose.     United Kingdom: Horse world braced for riot of (‘conservative’) colour as eventing relaxes sombre dress code The traditionally somber dress code imposed on…

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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.   Worldwide bits and bites Canada: Pony Club: The Grassroots of the Equestrian WorldHorse Canada   Germany: How Season Impacts Horses’ Insulin Secretion, Metabolism | TheHorse.com     United States: Lameness in the modern era: Let’s not slip in the VOMIT – Horsetalk.co.nz Judge: Woman unfit to care for horse after DUI while riding | National Post

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