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Friday, July 24, 2015

The Grey Area - AKA The Hoof

As horse owners, farriers, trainers and veterinarians, we all know about the ever increasing foot ailments that horses endure. We have all heard the saying, “No foot, No horse”. Do we really live that approach in our day to day lives with our equine companions?

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Racer’s Edge is Back!

Racer’s Edge™ from Classic Equine®, hosted by professional barrel horse trainer Dena Kirkpatrick, is excited to announce the launch of the second miniseries premiering July 8.

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Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Does Your Pet Need A Summer Shave?

The summer weather in Texas can become almost unbearable, especially here in the Brazos Valley. It's the kind of weather that makes you realize how difficult it would be to survive without air conditioning.

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Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Quit Your Horse When He Has A Good Attitude

Only stop working your horse when he has a good attitude and is respecting you as the leader, or at the very least, has a better attitude than when you started your training session.

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Monday, July 20, 2015

It’s 100 Degrees

Do you know how to keep your horse healthy when you’re traveling in extreme heat? Here are some great tips for safe hot weather travel. 

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Sunday, July 19, 2015

Keep Your Cool

How to manage horseback riding in the heat. Performance horses are still expected to deliver an optimum performance, even as the weather gets hot.

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Saturday, July 18, 2015

Home Improvements: 5 Upgrades to Consider

Your options are nearly endless when it comes to home improvements - 5 Upgrades to Consider. While many homeowners have their minds set upon a major overhaul (i.e. a five-star kitchen, complete with stainless steel appliances and gadgets), there are other home upgrades that can be completed in a more timely and efficient manner (without breaking the piggy-bank) that typically offer the highest return on your investment (ROI).

Friday, July 17, 2015

Ice Wraps

Your horse’s legs can heat to over 100° after exercise. Heat causes inflammation and swelling which in turn reduces blood flow and slows recovery time.

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Thursday, July 16, 2015

Lifeline® Can Be A Life Changer

An Incomparable Partner. Those who compete in equestrian sport have a cherished partner: the horse. These hardworking and talented athletes give of themselves with selflessness and honesty, trusting their caretakers to understand and meet their needs so they can do what they do best.

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Wednesday, July 15, 2015

10 Hot-Weather Tips for Horse Owners

Use these 10 tips to decrease your horse's risk of heat stroke, plus the five signs your horse is suffering from heat stroke. Summer is a great time to enjoy your horse, but summer heat can be dangerous for horses, resulting in dehydration, lethargy, and general malaise. 

Check Out July's Magazine Online!

July's Issue is Now Live! Click on the cover to view the digital magazine on your computer, phone or tablet!

Saturday, July 11, 2015

Clinton Anderson Training Tips Online!

Clinton Anderson is a clinician, horse trainer and competitor. He’s dedicated his life to helping others realize their horsemanship dreams and keeping them inspired to achieve their goals. 

Friday, July 10, 2015

Ask the Vet: Tendon & Ligament Injuries & Rehabilitation

Question: My 18-year-old horse tore 60% of his deep flexor tendon. We are five months into recovery. Will he ever be able to jump again or do these injuries have a tendency to tear again?

Thursday, July 9, 2015

National Cowgirl Hall of Fame Ceremony to Honor Four New Inductees Nov. 5 in Fort Worth, Texas

The National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame – the only museum in the world dedicated to honoring women of the American West who have displayed extraordinary courage in their trailblazing efforts– will celebrate the annual National Cowgirl Hall of Fame Induction Thursday, Nov. 5, at the Will Rogers Memorial Center Round Up Inn in Fort Worth, Texas.

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

America’s Mustang Campaign Debuts in Celebration of Iconic Wild Horses

America’s Mustang Campaign - See, Touch and Celebrate American Mustangs through Nationwide Tour. The Mustang Heritage Foundation (MHF) has announced the launch of America’s Mustang, a nationwide campaign to celebrate and educate Americans about wild mustangs.

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Cheryl Erpelding Receives the 2015 AHP Chris Brune Spirit Award

Anyone who knows Cheryl Erpelding, knows she’s a cheerleader for AHP and a perfect choice for this award. The AHP Chris Brune Spirit Award was the brainchild of the 2015 AHP Champion, Deborah Taylor, who saw the award as a way of recognizing the efforts of members other than the Board of Directors. Read More at TheTexasHorseman.com

Monday, July 6, 2015

Innovacyn Announces Winners of This Year’s Vetericyn® College Scholarship Award

High school senior FFA members will each receive $4,000 for college education. Innovacyn, a leader in developing innovative medical devices and solutions in the human and animal health industries, announced today the recipients of the company’s annual Vetericyn® Future Innovators of Agriculture College Scholarship Award. Read More at TheTexasHorseman.com

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