Jake Telford joins an elite, and small, club as he becomes the fourth National Reined Cow Horse Association trainer to become a $2 Million Dollar Rider. Telford, of Caldwell, Idaho, is no stranger to success
Asset Equine & Ranch Insurance What sets Asset Equine & Ranch insurance Agency apart from the competition? The staff at Asset Equine & Ranch Insurance is well versed in all possible equine & farm coverage
CASTLEBROOK BARNS From its inception, Castlebrook Barns has been a symbol of excellence in the horse barn industry. At Castlebrook we understand that the safety and comfort of your horses is of the utmost importance.
The spin is something that’s difficult to teach horses because it’s very much like a seesaw. Every day, depending on the way the wind is blowing, a seesaw is tilted one way or the other.
Hudson Aquatic Systems Why Aquatic Therapy for Winter Conditioning and Rehab Winter can bring obvious challenges for conditioning and rehab for equines, but aquatic therapy in an AquaPacer underwater treadmill from Hudson Aquatic Systems can
If you have horses, you usually have rodents. Whether you see them or not. “People will tell me, ‘I have barn cats, so I don’t have mice,’ but rodents are nocturnal, so you don’t normally
A complete manure management system involves collection, storage (temporary or long term), and disposal or utilization. Manure handling is a necessary evil of stable management with horse owners naturally preferring to ride rather than clean
Question: How soon after delivery can a mare be bred back to another stallion? What are the positives and negatives for not allowing suitable time for recovery from foaling? Answer: Most mares foaling during the
Many factors should be taken into account when choosing equine insurance and getting the right coverage at an affordable price. When it comes to choosing equine insurance, getting the right coverage at an affordable price can
Prevent emergencies from becoming disasters. Whether it’s a fire or flood, having a plan can prevent or reduce the impacts of these events. Consider not only events around your house, but your barn as well.
Heartworms is a term many pet owners hear but few really understand. When left untreated, these infections, transmitted through mosquito bites, can slowly spread to the heart or lungs, damaging vital organs and eventually leading
The terms “tendon” and ligament” are often used interchangeably. While they are similar in some ways (they’re both considered “soft tissue” or “connective tissue”), they’re different in others. Like the name “connective tissue” suggests, the
#1 Remain Calm The most important thing to do is remain calm. The situation may be perilous, but panic is only going to make it worse. Panic can create situations that endanger lives. Take a
If you’re in the process of buying a home, there’s no doubt you’ve seen the term “Sale Pending” or “Pending Offer” on more than a few real estate listings—perhaps even on the very home you’re
Since the very first All American Quarter Horse Congress, the Congress Super Sale has been a feature of this amazing show produced by the Ohio Quarter Horse Association. In 2021 buyers will be able to
Foundation partners with Bob Tallman’s Authentic Cowboy Beef Jerky Hundreds of counties across Texas stand to benefit as the Texas 4-H Youth Development Foundation launches an ambitious fundraiser termed the Texas 4-H Jerky Jackpot, a
“The catalog for the 2021 Congress Super Sale is NOW ONLINE,” states Mike Jennings, of the Professional Horse Services, LLC team that manages the auction. “The 55th Annual auction is held with the All American
If you’ve never attended the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, you are missing out on the experience of a lifetime! Known as the world’s largest hot-air balloon festival, this spectacular nine-day event features more than 500
Finding Success Treating the Most Difficult Cases Often, pets affected with neurological diseases are among the most challenging cases for a general vet to treat, requiring the use of the latest technology, including MRI designed
“Entries will be accepted for the 55th Annual CONGRESS SUPER SALE, to be included in the Sale Catalog, until September 20th. This is a live auction to be held on October 16th at the 2021
Question: I have a companion donkey. My horse contracted lungworm. Do you believe horses and donkeys can be kept together? Answer: Lung worms are a pretty unusual problem in horses in the United States. When
Our curious cats and daredevil dogs are always eager to investigate anything moving across the carpet or in the grass. If that object of your pets’ curiosity is a scorpion, your pet may find itself
There are typically three parts to what’s under your barn – the foundation, the footings and the flooring. Foundation and footings are what hold your barn up, keep it from shifting in cold and heat,
Breeder’s Showcase: Profiles of smaller-scale, successful Appaloosa breeders who have a positive impact on the breed. Liz Kincaid’s love for Appaloosas started at the age of 10 when her family visited the Texas State Fair.
No matter which category a horse falls into — hot-blooded or cold-blooded — riding him outside the confines of an arena and taking him down the trail is one of the best things you can
When it comes to loading troubles, practice controlling your horse’s feet. Question: My horse has never been a problem to load. He has started something new. He walks in, and before I can tie him and
If you could snap your fingers and remove all the water from your horse’s body, there wouldn’t be a whole lot left. The average adult horse’s body contains approximately 70% water. In other words, there
There’s nothing more annoying (and unsafe) than a horse that won’t stand still for mounting. Once you step in the stirrup and start to swing your leg over the horse’s back, you are in a
Farnam has been keeping horses healthy and happy since the company was founded in 1946. In honor of the trusted partnerships that have united Farnam and the equine community across the decades, the company is
Prepare your living-quarters horse trailer so life on the road is as comfortable as home. Ah, the glamorous life on the road. Eating drive-through fast food, cramming clothes into a suitcase and trying to find