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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 France: Horses ‘smile’ after gentle grooming, study finds – Horse & Hound Horses prefer gentle stroking to a standard groom, a recent study in France has shown, and they enjoy it so much that it leaves them with a “smile”.   United Kingdom: Red alert for horses: Encysted small redworms can be killers – Horsetalk.co.nz Recent cases in Britain of serious disease in horses caused by severe encysted small redworm infections have prompted a veterinarian to remind owners of…

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One simple trick to kick your cross-country riding up a gear – Racecar turns

  Most riders I know are not physicists or mathematicians. In fact, most riders I know wanted to get as far away as possible from those difficult subjects in school. (I’m guilty as charged). But given that we play a sport that involves steering 1200 pounds of horseflesh around arenas and cross-country courses, physics and math matter a lot. I was listening to some old episodes of the very well-done Eventing Radio Show a few days ago. Back in the summer, they had 2018 Event Rider Masters champion Chris Burton on the show, just after he had sealed his victory…

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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 Kingdom: Racehorses ‘didn’t bat an eyelid’ over wrapped Christmas chase fence – Horse & Hound Racehorses Native Robin and Garrane “flew over” the fences in preparation for their festive engagements. Female veterinarians’ struggle for gender equality uncovered – Horsetalk.co.nz Research on gender inequality and discrimination in the veterinary profession has found compelling evidence that discrimination against women exists, and is most commonly perpetuated by those who believe that women do not face discrimination. How to work your horse…

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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 Can’t explain how excited we are to finally have a free weekend to get to Powranna, after a few issues with soreness and colic we’ll be very happy just to skip around a…

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The joys of riding a pony – VIDEO Break

  Ponies are extra evil little creatures. Do you want to canter? Too bad, your pony wants to buck. If you survived your pony years there is nothing life can throw your way that’ll get you down for long…     View this post on Instagram 📸| @nicoy_eq tag a friend – #horse #horselove #fails #horsefails #falls #failfriday #equestrian #horselover #horseriding #horsefail A post shared by Horse Fails (@equinefailsx) on Nov 14, 2018 at 8:39am PST

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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.   Events in North America this weekend: United States: Plantation Field International CIC (PA) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] Twin Rivers Fall H.T. (CA) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] Aspen Farms H.T. (WA) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] FEH Qualifier at Loch Moy Farm (MD) [Omnibus] [Website] Marlborough H.T (MD) [Omnibus] [Website] Flora Lea Fall H.T. (NJ) [Omnibus] [Website] Sundance Farm H.T. (WI) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] MeadowCreek Park H.T – The Fall Social Event (TX) [Omnibus] [Website] Cedar Ridge H.T. (MI) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] FEH Championships at Loch Moy Farm (MD)…

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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.   Events in North America this weekend: United States: Genesee Valley Riding & Driving Club H.T. (NY) [Results] Huntington Farm H.T. (VT) [Results] Full Gallop Farm August HT (SC) [Results] Applewood Farm YEH/FEH & Mini Event (NJ) [Results] Canada: Bromont CIC (QC) [Results]   Worldwide bits and bites France: Tendon Problems in Old Horses: What Goes Wrong? – The Horse Researchers have determined that the matrix—a stretchy, sticky, weblike structure within the tendon—loses its resistance over time. This could play a role in tendon problems in…

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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.   Events in North America this weekend: Jersey Fresh International Three-day Event (NJ) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] Spokane Sport Horse Farm 3rd Annual Spring H.T. (WA) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] Texas Rose Horse Park Summer H.T. (TX) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] Galway Downs Spring H.T. (CA) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] Winona Horse Trials (OH) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] Plantation Field May Horse Trials (PA) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] WindRidge Farm Horse Trials (NC) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] Mill Creek Pony Club H.T. at Longview (MO) [Omnibus] [Website] [Results] Woodland Stallion Station H.T. (CA)…

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Tuesday’s Top 10 – Problems only short riders face

  WARNING: Only read if you have a sense of humour Check in every Tuesday for our Top 10 list that could feature just about anyone or anything related to Eventing. No rider, owner, coach, or nation is off limits. Remember: “Life is a tragedy for those who feel and a comedy for those who think.”   Tuesday’s Top 10 – Problems only short riders face 10. You need a custom mounting block. Twice the standard height. 9. The tails on your coat always get dirty… from dragging on the ground. 8. When a group rider photo is taken, only your helmet is visible. 7. Your dressage whip is…

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When your grey horse identifies as a bay – VIDEO Break

  Owning a grey horse can be a real grooming nightmare. There is no way to hide any dirt and you will be faced with many long visits to the wash stall to keep your mount looking respectable. However, some grey horses aspire to be bays and this makes for quite the struggle…     Je te raconte pas le pansage le lendemain… Viens découvrir notre boutique en ligne 👉 equestrian-shop.fr A post shared by Boutique accessoires de mode (@equestrian_shop.fr) on Feb 19, 2018 at 3:00am PST

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