Saturday Links from Tipperary

Happy Valentine's Day! Image from Pinterest Happy Valentine's Day! Image from Pinterest

If I wasn’t so shamelessly in love with California, I’d be packing my bags and heading for Kentucky. If you do not follow the USEF High Performance Eventing Facebook page, you may have missed some big news. USEF is on the look out for not just one, but TWO Sport Program Assistants. What does the Sport Department do?

Well, the Sport Department is the group that works on programs to identify talented horses and riders and to develop them in hopes of winning medals in international competition. The job sounds amazing and had me daydreaming about heading east for more than a few minutes. [More information here]

Oh… and Happy Valentine’s Day. Or something.

U.S. Weekend Action:

Rocking Horse II H.T.  [Website] [Entry Status]

Paradise Farm H.T. [Website] [Ride Times]

Fresno County Horse Park CIC & H.T. [Website] [Entry Status/Ride Times]

Saturday Links:

AP PHOTOS: Cuba Moves Into New Luxury Niche: Purebred Horses

Brians ‘outraged’ by Brian the police horse name change plan

‘Drunk’ man arrested for slapping NYPD horse

Michigan DNR does not believe coyotes took down horse in Oxford …

Wild horse roundup in Nevada temporarily blocked

Buncombe County balks on horse rules

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