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Shot Fired Inside Equestrian Venue At Rio Olympic Games

10 August 2016 • Blogs, NewsComments Off on Shot Fired Inside Equestrian Venue At Rio Olympic Games

A shot was fired and a bullet landed in the equestrian media center at the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games. No one was injured. The media center is a large semi-permanent tent fewer than 50 meters from the field of play. The shot was fired around 1:13, during the lunch break on Day 1 of …

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Selling Horses by Don Blazer

7 July 2016 • NewsComments Off on Selling Horses by Don Blazer

When selling horses don’t talk too much – let the customer tell you what is good or bad about the horse. Just agree, and let the customer talk. If you don’t violate the rule, you won’t ruin the sale. I was shoeing a black mare for Slim, and

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A Legendary Racehorse Man O’ War

3 June 2016 • NewsComments Off on A Legendary Racehorse Man O’ War

Only under very special circumstances or in a fit of sentimental foolishness would a man refuse to put a price on a racehorse. Samuel D. Riddle might have been guided by both. He had a colt he’d paid $5000 for as a yearling, yet he turned down William T.

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New Year, New Adult Novel, New Face For HorseGirlTV®!

6 January 2016 • Angelea's Blog, Blogs, NewsComments Off on New Year, New Adult Novel, New Face For HorseGirlTV®!

As I said a quiet good bye to 2015 here at the farm and welcomed the New Year, I thought back to the changes in the new media landscape since first launching HorseGirlTV® back in 2007. VR is finally making a comeback and perhaps the world is ready to make

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7 Top Tips To Get Rid Of Smelly Farm, Household, and Travel Odors

15 December 2015 • Angelea's Blog, Blogs, NewsComments Off on 7 Top Tips To Get Rid Of Smelly Farm, Household, and Travel Odors

Hello. My name is Angelea and I’m a Bye Bye Odor aholic. I’ve been using Bye Bye Odor around the farm and on the road since 2012. Like most addictions, my relationship with Bye Bye Odor started out simple. I first began using it when I’d clean out

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Why bother with the holiday shopping crowds? Point. Click. Holiday Shopping Online Lunch! Kelly Herd Jewelry!

7 December 2015 • Featured, News, ShopComments Off on Why bother with the holiday shopping crowds? Point. Click. Holiday Shopping Online Lunch! Kelly Herd Jewelry!

Yes! It’s lunchtime so grab a salad and bottled water, sidle up to your computer. Point. Click. It’s easy as that… It’s Holiday Shopping Online Lunch! My pick for today is Kelly Herd Jewelry! Kelly Herd offers fine equestrian jewelry

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World Record Breaking Dressage Horse, Totilas, Has Been Officially Retired

19 August 2015 • Angelea's Blog, Blogs, NewsComments Off on World Record Breaking Dressage Horse, Totilas, Has Been Officially Retired

by Eurodressage The news has been officially published today and it heralds the end of an era. Totilas, the world record breaker that lifted dressage and dressage judging to a new level in 2009, has been retired from competition sport. The 15-year old Dutch

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The Bridgewater College equestrian program adds dressage and event team!

3 August 2015 • Blogs, NewsComments Off on The Bridgewater College equestrian program adds dressage and event team!

The Bridgewater College equestrian program has announced the addition of two new teams beginning this fall. A dressage team and an event team will be offered alongside the program’s IHSA (Intercollegiate Horse Show Association) team. Located in the heart of

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FREE 1st Chapter Triple Fault Canterwood Crest by Jessica Burkhart

19 July 2015 • Featured, NewsComments Off on FREE 1st Chapter Triple Fault Canterwood Crest by Jessica Burkhart

Brought to you by Spalding Fly Predators at hgirl.spalding-labs.com. almost. JUST SAY IT, I TOLD MYSELF. ANSWER HIM. I shifted on the tack trunk outside Charm’s stall. You’re supposed to reply when someone asks if they can kiss you. But with Eric just

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Italy is for lovers (horse lovers too!)

28 May 2015 • Angelea's Blog, Blogs, NewsComments Off on Italy is for lovers (horse lovers too!)

I’d always heard Paris was the most romantic city on the planet. I’ve been there, twice. It is unique and inspiring in so many ways but far from what I would call the most romantic city ever. Now Prague on the other hand… but that’s an

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Spalding Fly Predators & Midwest Horse Fair

28 April 2015 • Blogs, NewsComments Off on Spalding Fly Predators & Midwest Horse Fair

It was beautiful weather at the Midwest Horse Fair in Madison, WI this April. I got to meet some of the amazing folks at Spalding Labs (http://hgirl.spalding-labs.com) and learn more about Fly Predators! We’ve been using Fly Predators here on the farm

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2015 Kentucky Derby – DORTMUND DOMINATES AT SANTA ANITA BUT QUESTIONS REMAIN:

9 April 2015 • Blogs, NewsComments Off on 2015 Kentucky Derby – DORTMUND DOMINATES AT SANTA ANITA BUT QUESTIONS REMAIN:

Barring the inevitable ‘unforeseen events’ that always pop up in horse racing Bob Baffert looks likely to have the favorite heading in to the May 2 Kentucky Derby. Most horse racing experts consider either Dortmund or American Pharaoh—or both—as

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Where have all the apples gone?

29 March 2015 • Blogs, NewsComments Off on Where have all the apples gone?

by Tigger Montague n the 1800’s America possessed more varieties of apples than any other country in the world, each variety adapted to the local climate and food needs. Up until the early 1900’s, the U.S. had approximately 2,500 varieties of apples and

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Parelli Natural Horsemanship Releases The Scale of Training in Action

29 March 2015 • Blogs, NewsComments Off on Parelli Natural Horsemanship Releases The Scale of Training in Action

Christoph Hess coaches students and world-class equestrians through Classical Training Scale arelli Natural Horsemanship has expanded upon its successful Scale of Training DVD series with The Scale of Training in Action. Christoph Hess, acclaimed FEI dressage

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Equine Emergency Preparedness and Large Animal Rescue Training: The Difference between Life and Death

25 March 2015 • Blogs, NewsComments Off on Equine Emergency Preparedness and Large Animal Rescue Training: The Difference between Life and Death

mergencies involving horses and other large animals can happen anytime, anywhere. Whether it’s an overturned trailer on the highway, a horse stuck in the mud or rescuing animals from a barn fire, learning how to prevent equine emergencies and being prepared