September 26, 2013



World Cup Finals Return to Vegas

The International Equestrian Federation (FEI), the United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) and Las Vegas Events, Inc. (LVE) join in announcing that the FEI World Cup™ Finals in both show jumping and dressage will return to Las Vegas in 2015. Las Vegas will host the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Final and the Reem Acra FEI World Cup™ Dressage Final at the Thomas & Mack Center, April 15-19, 2015. Keep reading ...



Helpful Horses: Morgans recognized in therapy world

from AMHA

In the spirit of promoting the discipline of therapeutic horsemanship and the Morgan breed, AMHA has partnered with the Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH Intl.) as its newest discipline colleague. Keep reading ...


Monterey Horse Park? Not if Measure 'M' passes

from Monterey Horse Park

Unfortunately, it's very simple: If Measure 'M' passes, Monterey Horse Park can not be built. The MHP Board of Directors urges you to vote NO on 'M' and YES on 'K' - Preserve the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity of having a permanent, world-class equestrian facility here on the central coast. For more information, please visit our website and Facebook page.

You may also want to attend our next informational meeting, scheduled for Tuesday, October 1st at 6pm.
Scheduled for Tuesday, October 1st @ 6 pm. Click here for directions and to RSVP *Attendance limited to first 30 respondents.


SmartPak Introduces New and Improved SmartVite Formulas

from AHP

A horse owner survey revealed that seven out of ten horses do not get a full serving of fortified grain or complete feed. Adequate levels of vitamins and minerals are critical to the proper functioning of every major body system, including immune, digestive, nervous, circulatory, musculoskeletal, respiratory, endocrine and skin. If your horse is getting less than the full serving of fortified grain or complete feed than what is listed on his grain bag he may need one of the four formulas in SmartPak's new and improved SmartVite line of vitamin/mineral supplements. Keep reading ...


Adequan (polysulfated glycosaminoglycan) Supply Update, Luitpold Animal Health

from AHP

Luitpold Animal Health, a division of Luitpold Pharmaceuticals, Inc., manufacturers of Adequan® IM, Adequan® IA, and Adequan® Canine provides the following supply update: We are pleased to announce a shipment of Adequan® (polysulfated glycosaminoglycan) IM was released to the market last week and was received by veterinarians beginning Friday, September 13th. Adequan® product supply remains limited and the initial shipments will not fully satisfy market demand. Keep reading ...


Jack Tone Ranch Historical Foundation presents the Mane Event • Oct. 5 • Stockton

Please join us for an evening of history, horses, fun & food! Saturday, October 5th at Jack Tone Ranch, 9649 North Jack Tone Road, Stockton, CA 95215; 209-601-9379 (Robert); FadMargie@gmail.com (Margie)

Tickets: www.JackTone.org; $60 Adult / $20 Child. Includes dinner, drinks, door prizes, auction, entertainment & ranch tours


AAPF/CAPF & USHJA Webinar • Oct. 8 at 9pm EDT
The United States Hunter/Jumper Association (USHJA) and the American & Canadian Associations of Professional Farriers (AAPF/CAPF) cordially invite you to register for a special webinar entitled "State of the Art Horse Shoeing Practices for Hunters & Jumpers" on Oct 8, 2013 9:00 PM EDT at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3864398895740829697

Mr. Red Renchin APF CF of Mequon, Wisconsin and Wellington, Florida will be discussing the newest techniques being used by many of the top farriers on the hunter/jumper circuit. Red began shoeing professionally in 1969 and soon began specializing in hunters and jumpers. Former clients include Olympians Bernie Traurig, Chris Kappler, Beezie Madden, and Laura Kraut. Mr. Renchin is now serving as the technical editor of the American Farriers Journal.

Invitees for this webinar include the USHJA Certified Trainers and selected AAPF/CAPF Hunter/Jumper farriers.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. This is no charge for this webinar.

Rising Phoenix Equine Rehabilitation Partners with Veterans!

Rising Phoenix opens it's doors in an evening Open House Event with a Silent Auction!
San Marcos, CA – October 20, 2013, 6:00pm – 11:00pm

Come and join us for an exciting event and fundraiser to help our current military service members and veterans. Rising Phoenix Equine Rehabilitation Center will be raising funds to begin a program using horses that have come into the Center to heal the invisible wounds incurred by war such as Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, combat related trauma and Traumatic Brain Injury. An open house event, the evening will feature fire spinning, cover bands and a silent auction. Held on the grounds of Rising Phoenix Equine Rehabilitation, people attending will see first-hand where horses and veterans alike will receive treatment and healing.Sara Blann and Will Allsopp will be discussing equine therapy and the importance of helping our injured soldiers, sailors and marines. In addition, they will be able to share success stories of the animals that we have helped through the Center, and how, going forward, this program will compliment the work being done with PTSD, combat related trauma and traumatic brain injured veterans. This event will be exciting! Come enjoy good food, people, and music and help support this worthy cause in a night that will be remembered.Individual donations are accepted and encouraged.Founded in 2010, Rising Phoenix Rehabilitation is located in San Marcos, California. It partners with the Intensive Outpatient Program on Camp Pendleton, San Diego Horse Coalition, members of EGALA and has support from Darrell Issa, 49th Congressional District, U.S. Congress.

More info: http://www.risingphoenixrehab.com/?p=1044


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