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USEF Supports New USDA Soring Rules for Tennessee Walking Horses and Racking Horses

January 13, 2017--The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) is pleased to offer its support of the Final Rule (Docket No. APHIS-2011-0009) issued today by the U.S. Department of...

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How Does Hock Condition Affect a Dressage Horse's Performance?

The powerhouse for the increased impulsion and collection needed for dressage is the hindquarters. The joints of the hind legs—stifles, hocks, fetlocks and pasterns—are linked together by a passive stay apparatus of tendons and ligaments. The purpose

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Live Oak County Fever Tick Update

Since the first detection of fever ticks on a Live Oak County premises in late November 2016, the Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) has confirmed seven additional infested premises in the county....

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Tips for Sharing Our Articles on Your Social Media

Content is the lifeblood of social media. In this article we'll show you how to share articles from on your social media sites, and how to make them work for your...

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A dietary cure for OCD?

Feeding practices may help heal minor bone lesions

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Adding Therapies to Your Services: Cold Compression Systems is always on the lookout to help farm and stable owners make the most of their facilities and add new services to enhance the bottom line. In this article we discuss cold compression options.

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Charles Wilhelm - How to Fix the "Cinchy" Horse

Are you introducing a young horse to the saddle? Or does your riding horse have a bad attitude when you tack up? Make sure your saddle fits correctly and practice this...

Mane 'n Tail Shine-On

A true shine: How to use Mane 'n Tail Shine-On from Straight Arrow

Charles Wilhelm shows the importance of Shoulder Control in cow work

Charles Wilhelm shows the importance of Shoulder Control in cow work.

How to Properly Fit and Adjust a Snaffle Bit

Charles Wilhelm shows how to properly fit and adjust a snaffle bit.

Jochen Schleese Saddle Fitting Tip - Female Riders in ‘male’ saddles. That’s a challenge.

These are the facts. The majority of riders today are women, and the majority of saddles on the market are designed for men by men.

Jochen Schleese Saddle Fitting Tip 7 - Saddle Straightness

A saddle should not fall off to one side when viewed from the front or back. Tree points should be positioned behind both scapuale (shoulder blades).

Longines FEI World Cup Jumping Las Vegas Travel Sweepstakes Winner

Vanessa Smith of Muenster, Texas, was randomly drawn from among more than 3,496 sweepstakes entries to win the Longines FEI World Cup Jumping Las Vegas Travel...

Jochen Schleese Saddle Fitting Tip - Why we need Saddles with Trees

The ongoing controversy - Treed or Treeless?

Jochen Schleese Saddle Fitting Tip - Does My Custom Made Saddle Need to be Adjusted?

Does your 'Custom' Made Saddle require adjustments to your horse? Watch Jochen Schleese's latest video excerpt discussing why this is a must over a horse's career.

Desensitizing to Cinch Pressure

In this first segment of a new series, you'll learn to desensitize your colt's barrel using a lead rope.

EZ Connector Universal 7 Pin Heavy Duty Plug

The award-winning EZ Connector is the easy and reliable way to connect your trailer's lights and brakes. With the EZ Connector, you don't have to worry about corrosion...

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