Story By: Tim Hayes
For the past few years I have been privileged to write monthly articles about Natural Horsemanship for the online edition of Equine Journal. I have also been honored to contribute and provide answers to horse training problems submitted by readers to Equine Journal’s hard copy edition for their column: “Quick Tips From Top Professionals,”
During this time I had also begun to write a book about horse/human relationships and I remember thinking: “I hope I will be able to write for Equine Journal and have enough time to also work on my book.
At the start of every new year, many people make the resolution to be more active and work out for a healthier lifestyle. The Rockin’ Green team loves to be active and support others in their efforts to maintain a healthy lifestyle. That’s why they added new sports products to their line of eco-friendly cleaning products. The line now includes their popular Athletic Wear Detergent and Stinky Gear Odor Neutralizer. Now you can push it to the limit and feel fresh in your clean workout gear so you can keep up with your New Year’s resolution and fitness all year long.
Raine Leads U.S. Effort in Grand Prix Test at Adequan Global Dressage Festival CDI5* presented by Diamante Farms
The Adequan Global Dressage Festival CDI5* presented by Diamante Farms got underway Thursday evening with 20 combinations from five nations completing the FEI Grand Prix Test. Kathleen Raine and her veteran, Breanna, were the top performers of the 10 U.S. entries, slotting into third-place.
"I was so happy with her, it was a really fun ride in a great atmosphere," reflected Raine. "I'm so lucky to have such a special horse."
CAN Creations, LLC announced the launch of their newest product, Copper Cuffs™. Copper Cuffs™ are the first wearable product to continuously kill and prevent fungus and bacteria in horses’ hooves.
Copper Cuffs™ are flexible, braided copper bands that fit on the pastern area above horses’ hooves. The comfortable bands are easily secured with a soft hook-and-loop strap.
The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) has updated the entry for the Hermès U.S. Show Jumping Team for the Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup presented by Edge Brewing Barcelona at CSIO4* Ocala, in Ocala, Fla., February 11-15, 2015. The following riders will represent the Hermès U.S. Show Jumping Team at CSIO4* Ocala (in alphabetical order):