October 4, 2012



Olympians Will Share in Celebrations During This Week's 45th Anniversary California Dressage Society Championship Show, Presented by HorseShow.com

By Yellow Horse Marketing for the California Dressage Society

Over the course of nearly half a century, the California Dressage Society's (CDS) Annual Championship Dressage Show has become the largest gathering of horse and rider talent on the West Coast. And in celebration of CDS' 45th anniversary, this year's edition will not disappoint as two members of the 2012 U.S. Olympic Dressage Team will make special appearances and join in the festivities. Keep reading ...



Riders4Helmets Helmet Safety Incentive at Supreme Extreme Mustang Makeover A Huge Success

The popular Helmet Awareness Campaign Riders4Helmets, partnered for the second year with the Supreme Extreme Mustang Makeover (held September 13-15th in Fort Worth, TX) to encourage helmet use at the event by offering $2,000 in helmet incentives. The Supreme Extreme Mustang Makeover (SEMM) is a National event that is organized by the Mustang Heritage Foundation (MHF), a non-profit organization founded with the purpose of saving America's wild Mustangs. Keep reading ...



Susie Artes Scores Big at LA International Jumping Festival

provided by LEG Up News

For Susie Artes, her blue ribbon in the $50,000 LA International Grand Prix was both a personal and professional triumph. "This win is extremely meaningful to me," Susie remarked. "Not only is it my first big win of a class of this caliber, but today is also my mom's birthday. She passed away twenty-six years ago, and all week long I was hoping I would win. I can't believe it happened." Keep reading ...



Is it too late to vaccinate my horse?

April Knudson, DVM, is an equine specialist with Merial Veterinary Services. She has a special interest in equine gastrointestinal health, infectious disease and lameness. She holds a doctor of veterinary medicine from the University of California-Davis. Below, she answers a question about vaccinating for common equine diseases.

Q. I've heard so many reports of mosquito-borne equine diseases this year but haven't vaccinated my horse yet. Is it too late? Keep reading ...


NARG is Now Taking Applications for $15,000 Rider's Grant

November 30 is the deadline for the North American Riders Group Rider's Grant, which provides $15,000 to be spent within North America on expenses approved by the NARG Board. The grant is designed to enable an emerging rider, dedicated to the sport of show jumping, an opportunity to achieve levels of performance they otherwise may not have been able to attain. Keep reading ...


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