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Obos O'Reilly and Cooley On Show are bestest buds now that they went to Luhmuhlen together. Photo courtesy of Will Coleman.
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Today is National Hydration Day, which is a good reminder for the summer sun (#nomoreheatstroke) but it’s ALSO National Take Your Dog To Work Day, which if you’re a horse person like me, every day...
» Read More By on Jun 23, 2017 12:03 am
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Today let's #ThrowbackThursday to an event in the not-too-distant past, Area 8's Indiana Eventing Association (IEA) Classic Three-Day, held June 1-4, 2017 in Edinburgh, IN. ...
» Read More By on Jun 22, 2017 5:00 pm
Chatwin's chariot back home to California. Photo by Frankie Thieriot Stutes.
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I will never forget the look on Phillip Dutton’s face in 2013 when he realized I would be driving alone from Pennsylvania to Montana (not counting my trusty dog of course). He must have asked...
» Read More By on Jun 22, 2017 3:30 pm
Justine Dutton and Jak My Style. Photo by Sally Spickard.
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Two horses originally named to the British Nations Cup team for Great Meadow —  Mulrys Error, ridden by Ben Hobday, and Talent, ridden by James Somerville — have acquired minor injuries, necessitating substitutions. They will...
» Read More By on Jun 22, 2017 2:15 pm
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Well-trained and prepared volunteers make events run smoothly and keep the experience fun and fulfilling for everyone involved. ...
» Read More By on Jun 22, 2017 11:45 am
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Well, the longest day of the year has come and gone, so it’s all downhill from here folks. Just kidding! The first day of summer means it’s now officially time for you to be hot whenever you’re...
» Read More By on Jun 22, 2017 12:03 am
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Watching great riding never gets old, especially if you’re a visual learner like me. Here’s Julia Krajewski and Samourai du Thot’s winning show jumping round from Luhmühlen! Luhmühlen Links:...
» Read More By on Jun 21, 2017 4:00 pm
The Horseware Rambo Fly Buster Vamoose keeps your horse fly-free from every angle. Photo by Kate Samuels.
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Flies: a fact of life in the horse world, and there’s no getting around them. Even if you live far away from any cattle, in a pristine environment with no overpopulation and a muck heap...
» Read More By on Jun 21, 2017 9:00 am
Laine Ashker demonstrating the mechanics of taking a selfie. Photo via Laine Ashker's FB page.
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Today is a very special day, Eventing Nation! It is National Selfie Day, which means it is an absolute must for you to take a selfie with your horse, around your horse, on your horse,...
» Read More By on Jun 21, 2017 12:01 am
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From the brilliant Luhmühlen event organizers who brought the world leadline cross country, here’s another inspired halftime entertainment idea: a race pitting horsepower against ponypower. The idea, so far as I could wrap my head...
» Read More By on Jun 20, 2017 6:00 pm