Trail Savvy: Six Principles to Better Horsemanship

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Ideas to Foster Growth, Resilience, and Effectiveness While doing clinics at Equifest in Kansas, I paused to check out the weekly Ty Evans newsletter. I’m glad I did. Ty posted a list of six principles of a high-performance mindset, gleaned from Justin Su’a, a mental performance coach for elite athletes. …

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Energy Healing for Horses – Wilsonville, OR

You are invited to a 6-hour workshop where you will learn energy practices to support your horse’s health and well-being — IMAGINE this… YOU… practicing energy clearing, energizing, healing and strengthening your horse’s energy … and watching your horse relax, yawn, shake and release the tension from their body. You …

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Energy Healing for Horses – Online

Embark on a remarkable journey of wellness and transformation for both you and your beloved horse. In this captivating workshop, you will unlock the secrets of subtle energy and discover how to harness its power to create balance, harmony, and vibrant health in your horse’s life. No prior experience, special …

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Cover Story: A New Approach to Equine Wellness

Massie Equine Veterinary Clinic and The Equine Healing Center
Massie Vet Team. Photo credit: Shasta Photography by KA

Massie Equine Veterinary Clinic and The Equine Healing Center Unveil State-of-the-Art Facility in Oregon Imagine one place where all your horse’s health and wellness needs are met, where farriers, bodyworkers, and holistic medicine practitioners collaborate and work hand-in-hand with your veterinarian and assist each other easily and readily, and where …

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Preventing Dehydration in the Horse

With exercise, the body temperature rises. This heat must be dissipated, or the horse will literally “cook”! The body cools itself through the evaporation of sweat, so sweating is especially important for the exercising horse. The sweat contains water and electrolytes, or salts. The main electrolytes are sodium, chloride, potassium, calcium, …

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Mustang Challenge – Sponsored by Schaefer Outfitter

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Mustang Challenge / South Point Arena, Las Vegas, NV, July 11-13, 2024 – the richest western discipline national mustang competition. Mustang Champions is proud to announce that Schaefer Outfitter is the official apparel sponsor of the Mustang Challenge. “We are proud to be a part of the first ever Mustang …

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Media Barn: New in Books – The Horses Who Made Me

The Horses Who Made Me

A Journey to a Horsemanship Philosophy “In my eyes,” says former French international dressage competitor Alizée Froment, “dressage is the journey to perfect communication and absolute harmony between horse and rider.” Her own journey began on the backs of Shetland ponies and then found its way into jumping competitions and …

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IEA AND EQ PRO ANNOUNCE 2024 SUMMER CAMP EQUESTRIAN SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS

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Wednesday, June 5, 2024 (Columbus, Ohio) – The Interscholastic Equestrian Association (IEA) announces the winners of the EQ PRO Summer Camp Equestrian Scholarship funded by a generous donation from EQ PRO, a Naples-based equestrian apparel designer. The scholarship was open to IEA Hunt Seat and Dressage riders in grades 4-8 …

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From My Saddle: Time for Summer Fun!

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April at Butler Creek. Photo Credit NWHS.

Inspiration for Getting It Done One of the benefits of getting older is all the great memories we’ve made. I remember 2014 quite well. It was one of the best years of my life. Why? Well, it was the year I won my first buckle, and I did more horseback …

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