How cute is this photo of Hans Oliver Dalen Bauer, age 7, riding on Ayora, a Shetlands pony owned by Gro Sætersmoen? He is training to become an event rider like his father, Norwegian three-star...» Read More!
Jump alone? Lack working students, a boy/girlfriend eager to build biceps while eating dust, or simply lack the oomph to haul yourself on and off your horse? Then this just might be the high-tech...» Read More!
The WEG organizers have raised their economic impact projection figures. By the numbers: over 460,000 individual tickets are being sold, attendeed are buying an average of 5 days worth of tickets, the average room rate...» Read More!
Red Hills: Live Scores An explanation of the new drug rules from the great Kent Allen For the latest on Rebecca Howard, check out Sinead’s blog, which explains that Thursday was a struggle but that Rebecca...» Read More!
Please scroll down for your Pine Top recap. Pine Top scores. The Cliff Notes (TM) version is that there were several falls, but all the A-list horses looked good. Twin Rivers (CA): Scores, *USEA recap,...» Read More!
Dressage tests: there’s an app for that. In New Zealand, if your horse escapes onto a highway and a car hits it, you are liable. $30,000US is up for grabs at the Ocala CCI**, which...» Read More!
Lowballing on Valentines Day with Boyd: Not having the all-important Australian accent, I decided to stick to flowers. WM: Rollkur Opinion Polo Federation President Dies in Fall Pine Top Results, FHP Results, Ram Tap Results...» Read More!
Afternoon Update: Buck Davidson COTH Rider of the Year, My Boy Bobby Horse of the Year WM: Love is the Answer *EventingUSA: Ashley Adams part 3 Full Gallop Feb 3rd results Thanks to Eventing Nation voters,...» Read More!
*Eventing USA 2.0 Magazine: In this issue: USEA President Kevin Baumgardner writes this issue’s editorial; reflections and review from the 2009 Annual Meeting and Convention; the Training Three-Day: The Perfect Step-Up; lessons learned from a first-time...» Read More!
Noon update: Nerve blocks anything but an exact science USPC convention/bull riding recap This week the Canadian and US training sessions (coaching for the short, long, and developing listed riders) start here in Ocala. Both,...» Read More!
Noon update: Haiti Veterinary Outreach Update Science Daily: Why are there no unicorns?–Wait, unicorns don’t exist? Hint: the answer doesn’t have anything to do with Lord Voldemort eating them all. Website debating if unicorns are...» Read More!
Noon Update: New Denny Emerson Article in The Pilot: “…Widely regarded as a kind of “Yoda” to the eventing community, Emerson — who splits his time between farms in Stafford, Vt., and here in Southern...» Read More!
Eventing Nation has grown rapidly over the past few weeks, and I thought a brief post about where Eventing Nation comes from and where we are going might be of service to our newest readers...» Read More!
*3D3W: Phillip Dutton Ride like an international rider today: by William Micklem, *Top 10 Horse List TJR: Genetic speed test for racehorses Mobile vet clinic in Haiti *Preparing for a Three-Day: Guide from rider Ashley...» Read More!
*3D3W: Max McManamy When You Should Use NSAIDs Broken Coffin Bones in Warmblood Foals Thanks Again to EventingUSA Eventing Nation Not Invited to The Martha Stewart Show: Our ‘lying to federal investigators’ joke last week...» Read More!
COTH: Blue lost TheHorse.com: Blue found. Jockeys fight during 1/9/10 race: Jockey apologizes for fight during race Worsest idiots ever Cold weather barn protection from TheHorse.com, more from H&C Leg protection for the event horse...» Read More!
Horse Bow-Hunting Moron Arrested: A 17-year-old youth is behind bars in Fayette County, Georgia, after his arrest for the arrow attack on an eight-year-old horse, Misty. [Insert lament about degeneration of teens in America.] Doping:...» Read More!
…and some that isn’t. TheHorse.com: Winter Hoof Care Tips, Cold Weather Horse Care Blood Horse: For reasons I won’t explain, I do not particularly like the Blood Horse, but they do have an interesting article...» Read More!
Photocred: Flying_Tiger H&H: Badminton Delayed a Day London Olympics Using Almost All Portable XC Jumps USET Training Session Date and Times GA Mare Shot with Four Hunting Arrows Sheikh Mohammed Buys Land in Aiken UK...» Read More!
From TJR: Video Update on Wild Horse Roundup I never would have found this video without The Jurga Report, but I think Dr. Jurga would agree with me on the need to spread the word...» Read More!
Horse used in Afghanistan suicide bombing Event horses have fallen 30% in value, Hollings say: “Jonathan [Holling] said he has noticed about a 30-percent drop in prices for mid-range horses. ‘Four years ago the young,...» Read More!
Another Cooper post from Jennie Indefensible Book Review by Leslie Mintz USEF Year in Review Interview with cancer survivor Elizabeth Walters, of Today Show fame Zara Phillips to get her own clothing line, which is great...» Read More!
If this is your first time checking back with us after the Thanksgiving break, thanks for coming and I hope you had a good holiday. Please make sure you check out our posts about a...» Read More!