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By the time a horse has gone a sixth of the way around a four-star cross country course, he will have cycled approximately 475 gallons of air into and out of his lungs. To help...
» Read More By on Jul 20, 2019 5:00 pm
Go ahead: be jealous of my awesome sun hat.
With most of the country facing a dangerous heat wave this weekend, we take a look back at this 2014 list of pro summer survival tips from Kate Samuels. Stay safe this weekend, EN! Remember a...
» Read More By on Jul 20, 2019 3:00 pm
So I won’t lie, I am a bit of a nerd. Scratch that… I am a big nerd. And I am okay with that. One of the things that brings out the ultimate nerd in...
» Read More By on Jul 20, 2019 12:10 pm
Photo by Kody Laseter.
Over the last few years, the horse world has become much more defensive against the dangers of excess sun. Sun shirts and daily SPF application are en vogue, and with these healthy trends came even...
» Read More By on Jul 20, 2019 9:00 am
Photo via Japan Business Group Equestrian Federation on Facebook.
Equestrian Park, the venue for the dressage and stadium jumping portions of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, is nearing completion and will be utilized soon enough as the Olympic test event, a CCI3*S which is part of the...
» Read More By on Jul 20, 2019 12:01 am
Photo courtesy of CHIO Aachen.
CHIO Aachen is more than a competition — it’s a wonderland of equestrian entertainment that at times borders on the surreal. This year’s partner country is France and the Francophile theme permeated several of the...
» Read More By on Jul 19, 2019 2:30 pm
For 673 accepted trainers, the 2019 Retired Racehorse Project Thoroughbred Makeover is fast approaching! From the beginning of the year until the Makeover, to take place Oct. 2-5 at the Kentucky Horse Park, four of those trainers...
» Read More By on Jul 19, 2019 11:00 am
Keeping our equine athletes/ best friends happy, healthy and comfortable is always at the forefront of our minds — that’s why we’re extra excited to welcome MediVet Equine as our newest sponsor! MediVet Equine is a...
» Read More By on Jul 19, 2019 9:00 am
Honestly I still do this. Photo courtesy of Horse Humor FB.
Ok outside workers here is my pro-tip for surviving what is turning out to be the worst season of 2019: electrolyte capsules. You know that feeling when you’ve literally had so much to drink and...
» Read More By on Jul 19, 2019 12:03 am
Phillip Dutton and Z. Photo by Tilly Berendt.
“It’s better than Disneyland,” said Sherrie Martin, shortly after daughter Caroline completed the first horse inspection with Islandwood Captain Jack. And you know what? I’ve spent a full day ricocheting my way around CHIO Aachen, getting lost...
» Read More By on Jul 18, 2019 2:42 pm