June 9, 2011

Appellate Court Stops Sale of the Orange County Fairgrounds

"In a word, this sale cannot go forward." With those words, the Fourth Appellate District Court unanimously ruled that the attempt to sell the Orange County Fairgrounds to Facilities Management West had come to an end. Keep reading ...

Woodside Summer Circuit Important Update

press release provided by LEG Up News

"We decided to consolidate the three week Woodside Summer Circuit into two weeks," explained Larry Langer, CEO and President of Langer Equestrian Group. The circuit will begin with the Woodside Circuit Opener (June 22-26) followed by the Bay Area Festival (June 29 - July 3). The Golden Gate Classic (July 6-10) is cancelled. Keep reading ...

AAEP Foundation Funds Efforts to Aid Horses Affected by Severe Weather

The Foundation offers support through its Emergency Relief Fund; Additional Funding is needed

Relief organizations responding to equine emergencies in the aftermath of a series of destructive storms this spring are eligible for funding from the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) Foundation. In addition, the Foundation welcomes donations for its Equine Disaster Relief Fund to help accommodate the potential needs of equine and veterinary communities impacted by recent storms and natural disasters. Keep reading ...

Congratulations to Viva Hallinan and Pomme D'Api!

Home town favorite, 17 year old Viva Hallinan rode her mare, 10 year old Belgian Warmblood Pomme D'Api, to the second place spot at the Sonoma Horse Park County Saddlery Grand Prix. This is only the second grand prix ride for Viva. Viva, a student at Sonoma Valley High, trains with Mattias Ekeroth. It was obvious that Viva is a crowd favorite; her fans went wild as she rode the course. What an incredible moment for Viva!

Congratulations! All Viva's fans are hoping her first Grand Prix win will take place at the Sonoma Horse Park.

California's Young Horse Talent on Display During Dressage at Flintridge CDI*/Y/J

by Yellow Horse Marketing for Cornerstone Event Management

Young dressage horses were the stars of the weekend in the historic and pastoral setting of the Flintridge Riding Club for Dressage at Flintridge CDI*/Y/J, May 26 - 29, 2011 in La Cañada-Flintridge, CA. As host of the Markel/USEF Young Horse Western Selection Trial for the FEI/WBFSH World Breeding Championships in Verden (GER) and the final Pan American Games qualifying competition for Southern California, competitors made the most of the opportunity to try to earn scores worthy of securing an invitation to represent their country on an international stage. Keep reading ...

The Gold Standard in Fly Control for Horses - Bronco® Gold Equine Fly Spray

Looking for a product that provides protection against flies while leaving your horse's coat conditioned and shiny? Bronco® Gold Equine Fly Spray delivers just that; the fly protection horse owners demand, with the exceptional value you'd expect from the Bronco® name, plus a coat conditioner that imparts a high sheen to the hair when brushed out. This combination makes it ideal for the summer show season. Keep reading ...

Natural Plan Stomach Soother Launches with Holt Distributors
Healthmate Products Inc., the producers of Natural Plan Stomach Soother™ – the natural treatment for stomach distress, today introduced their newest distributor, Holt Products Inc. Holt Products covers the upper mid-west geography of the United States. A trusted name in the animal health industry since 1932, they supply dealers and serve the equine and livestock markets with medications, supplements and equipment. Holt Products will begin offering Natural Plan Stomach Soother to their customers in June. Keep reading ...

Wild Horses and Burros Available for Adoption in Redlands
Strength, endurance, and spirit are qualities embodied in wild horses and burros that roam America’s rangelands.  These living legends are available for adoption at Sundance Ranch in Redlands, Calif. on Saturday, June 11 – and preview Friday, June 10 -- through the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Adopt-A-Horse or Burro Program. Keep reading ...

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