Join us for the annual CHAMP Trail Ride on September 10th, 2011 in scenic South Hero
• Arrive at 9 a.m, hit the Trail at 10 a.m. beginning at CHAMP at Good Hope Farm, South Hero, VT
"Never done the ride? Ask someone who has, it is the highlight of many trail riders year." says Denise White. "Fund raising continues to be the way CHAMP can grow and this year’s trail ride will again be one of the most fun ways to raise those funds. We have been doing the CHAMP Trail Ride since 1998 and this year promises to be another great day in the saddle.
16 Seized Horses, 2 Goats Moved Out of Irene’s Path Returned Home
A PEDLAR EXCLUSIVE BY Lauren MacCarthy
Hurricane Irene, that made landfall in Connecticut on Sunday, August 28 gave local horse people a break. According to George Krivda of the state Department of Agriculture, that coordinates large animal emergency management in the state, no horse farms have reported damage from the storm.
“A lot of areas have power out, but the farmers and horse people in Connecticut are a pretty smart group and they know how to prepare themselves for big storms, and we have had no reports of horses harmed or severely damaged facilities," Krivda said in a phone interview Tuesday, August 30.
Story Via: www.kentucky.com Photo Via: American Museum of Natural History Dennis Finnin
The horse has changed humans' relationship with nature, with other humans, with travel and with war. And now it is about to change the school year.
The Horse, a major new show organized by the American Museum of Natural History in New York, will open Oct. 22 at the International Museum of the Horse at the Kentucky Horse Park. Get those field trip permission slips ready.
"We are excited that this will be our first blockbuster-level exhibition while schools are in session," said Bill Cooke, director of the museum. "I have no doubt that both teachers and their students will love The Horse." Read Full Story
The Pedlar was on hand to record some of the jumping action in Boston. The event was staged to help raise money to support the Boston Park Ranger Mounted Unit and promote the Putnam Boston Equestrian Classic.