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Breaking News

Joint partnership announced for Washington Int. Horse Show PR

By | October 11, 2019

Story originally posted by Horsecity.com Staff Leslie Howard aboard Galop de Beaumont, winner of the 2004 Puissance at WIHS. (c)Al Cook Photo Bendure Communications, Phelps Media Group, Inc., and Press Link PR are pleased to announce their joint partnership to provide the public relations for the 2005 Washington International Horse Show (WIHS). The WIHS will be held at… Read More »

Equinomics 101: Management and Accounting System Targets Equine Industry

By | October 11, 2019

Story originally posted by Horsecity.com Staff Rockwood Enterprises, Inc., a three-year-old Houston-based marketing and publishing company, announced today the launch of Equinomics 101 – a management and accounting system designed to teach horse owners and horse-related businesses how to efficiently manage their finances. According to the American Horse Council, there are approximately 9.2 million horses in the U.S.… Read More »

Pfizer Animal Health makes sponsor commitment to APHA members

By | October 11, 2019

Story originally posted by Horsecity.com Staff The American Paint Horse Association (APHA) recently announced a new partnership with Pfizer Animal Health. Naming Pfizer as a 2008 Corporate Sponsor was an important step for the association as Pfizer specifically chose to enter into a relationship with APHA as a result of the association’s member enthusiasm and the special place… Read More »

AQHA Rule Changes

By | October 11, 2019

Story originally posted by Horsecity.com Staff AQHA modifies rules regarding lip chains and behavior in halter horses, and the number of horses allowed to be shown by an exhibitor in individual worked classes at all of AQHA's world shows, and adds a "shootout round" to individually scored classes. The American Quarter Horse Association Executive Committee has approved modifications… Read More »

‘The Horse’ Acclaimed Exhibition Comes to the Kentucky Horse Park

By | October 10, 2019

Story originally posted by Horsecity.com Staff LEXINGTON, Ky. — The Kentucky Horse Parks International Museum of the Horse (IMH), in collaboration with the American Museum of Natural History, announced that it will host the exhibition, The Horse, from October 22, 2011, through April 6, 2012. The IMH is a major lender to the exhibition. “We are thrilled to… Read More »

FOSH Gaited Distance Program Announced

By | October 8, 2019

The Gaited Distance Program promotes FOSH Sound Principles by recording mileage of the gaited distance horses competing in veterinarian sanctioned, endurance, limited distance or competitive trail events and recognizes, honors and rewards the work of that horse. Each year’s program will run from January 1 through December 31.  The FOSH Gaited Distance Program (GDP) includes Competitive Trail Riding… Read More »

Equestrian Aid Foundation Achieves $2 Million Milestone in Helping Equestrians in Need

By | October 8, 2019

Currently the EAF provides funding for severe illnesses, major injuries and critical medical emergencies for 25 recipients totaling nearly $15,000 per month. The EAF reached its $1 million mark in grant funding in July of 2008 and received its 100th application for assistance at the beginning of this year. “This milestone is so much more than a number.… Read More »

Equestrian Superstar Sylvia Zerbini Makes Directorial Debut in Valitar

By | October 8, 2019

Sylvia also stars in the all new touring production alongside her famed and mesmerizing group of talented Arabians, showcasing her strong relationship with these incredible horses all with a dazzling backdrop of utter beauty and pure equestrian magic. “I’ve been privileged to tour the world doing what I absolutely love, while working alongside the most incredible horses,” says… Read More »

Kathy Brunjes 1953-2012

By | October 8, 2019

Brunjes was an avid endurance rider logging 6,745 lifetime competition miles. Her passion for the sport of endurance saw her compete all over the world including representing the United States in Jerez, Spain at the 2004 FEI World Endurance Championships. Brunjes then travelled to Abu Dhabi, UAE in 2008 to compete in the President’s Cup and later the… Read More »

APHA Announces Farnam Breeders’ Trust Youth Scholarship Sweepstakes Program

By | October 8, 2019

American Junior Paint Horse Association members become eligible for scholarships by showing Breeders’ Trust-nominated horses in APHA youth or novice youth classes during the qualifying period of April 1–March 31. This program will be retroactive from April 1, 2012 and youth can qualify through March 31, 2013. Entries are earned by exhibiting in any APHA-approved event where Breeders’… Read More »