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Jan 27, 2015 9 Things I Wish my Horse Would Stop Doing Allison Grist
Riders and horse owners know that horses make our lives complete. Horses fill our lives with happiness, accomplishments, entertainment, conversation topics and more.
They also do many things to make our lives more challenging.
Donít misunderstand me Ė I wouldn't trade my time at the barn for anything. However, sometimes itís healthy to air my grievances.
Here are just some of the things I love to hate about my barn time. More info...
Jan 23, 2015 Spring Break Riding Camps March is Coming Fast
Register now for spring break horseback riding camps. Spring break is only six weeks away. Also start looking at summer horseback riding camps now and avoid disappointment this summer. More info...
Jan 20, 2015 SIU Research Looks to Solve Equine Colic Mystery
Colic. Itís a grim word with dire meaning for horse owners. It kills backyard ponies and million-dollar race horses alike. The early signs can be subtle, easily missed. And by the time the signs are unmistakable, sometimes itís too late.
Erin Venable, MS, PhD, assistant professor of equine science at Southern Illinois University (SIU) Carbondale and an equine nutrition authority, isn't the first researcher to want to find a cure. But she is one of a small number with access to one of the best research tools available: cannulated horses, eight of them. More info...