10 Things You Might Not Know About Sport Horse Medicine And Rehabilitation

Equine sports medicine and rehabilitation is a comparatively new veterinary specialty. Sarah le Jeune, DVM, DACVS, DECVS, DACVSMR, certified equine acupuncturist, and Jessica Morgan, DVM, PhD, DACVSMR, both specialty clinicians at the UC Davis veterinary

Preparing Your Mare for Breeding Season

While your mare may not be in her breeding cycle at the moment, the care you provide today will play a significant role in ensuring a successful conception in the months to come. As we

Selling a Horse Online: A Guide to Successful Online Horse Sales

In today’s digital age, the internet has become a powerful tool for buying and selling horses. Online platforms provide a convenient and accessible way to reach a wide audience of potential buyers. If you’re considering

Hudson Aquatic Systems

Barrel Racer Makes Full Recovery and Competes Again After Treatment in AquaPacer The Hudson Aquatic Systems’ AquaPacer Plus underwater treadmill with warm and cold saltwater is an effective tool for training and conditioning, injury prevention,

The Importance of Nutrition During Rehab

If you have owned horses, you have likely experienced a time where your horse had an injury, was on layup, or needed to be rehabbed. When thinking about the immune system and soft tissues, there

Equine Rehabilitation – Electrotherapy

Electrotherapy is an evolving field. It is important to work with your veterinarian to determine the best course of treatment for your specific situation. Electrotherapy, directing small currents of electricity through the skin for medical

Making Informed Decisions: The Importance of Pre-Purchase Exams for Horses

Congratulations! You’ve found the perfect horse. But before finalizing the purchase, have you considered whether the horse should undergo a pre-purchase exam? Buyers are reminded of the importance of not making their purchasing decision solely

Back to the Basics

Evaluating your horse through a basic circle can lead to higher level performance Welcome to championship season. It is the time where begin digging deep and asking both ourselves and our horses to give it

Therapy & Rehab

RevitaVet Light Therapy Developed by science, and backed by top trainers and world class riders, RevitaVet is simply the best. With over 40 years of independent research worldwide, LIGHT THERAPY has been shown to deliver

WSHE June 7-9, 2024 Murieta Equestrian Center – Sacramento

Expanded Entertainment – Industry Leading Education All at the West Coast’s Premier Equestrian Center! Get ready to saddle up for an unforgettable journey into the heart of the equestrian world! We are thrilled to invite

Arizona Set To Host Another World Class Horse Show

AQHA and APHA horses from around the country will be converging in Scottsdale, AZ this September with two block buster shows from the 20th through the 24th at West World. Arizona Quarter Horse Association’s popular

VS Dispersal Sale

Things were Exciting in Claremore, OK for the VS Dispersal Sale on August 9!  Kristen and Wesley Galyean, Jim, Debbie and Jared Glover truly appreciate all who attended and supported their program.  This was a

Nutrena AQHA Level 1 West Championships And Pinnacle Circuit Move To Vegas

The Nutrena AQHA Level 1 Championships will return in May 2024. Arizona Quarter Horse Association is thrilled to once again be partnering with AQHA to produce The Nutrena AQHA Level 1 West in conjunction with

7th Annual Reno Snaffle Bit Futurity Set for September 13-17, 2023; Reno Snaffle Bit Sale Featured September 16

The Reno Snaffle Bit Futurity, presented by Scooter Kat, is set to return to Reno, Nev. for the seventh annual futurity and horse show Sept. 13-17, 2023 at the Reno-Sparks Livestock Event Center. Continuing the

Scenes from Reining by the Bay

PCCHA Reyzin The Cash Derby and Classic/Challenge Exceeds Everyone’s Expectations

PCCHA staff and the crew at the South Point Arena and Equestrian Center went over and above to ensure all the contestants and horses shared a great experience during one of the West Coast’s most

The Importance of Nutrition during Rehab

If you have owned horses, you have likely experienced a time where your horse had an injury, was on layup, or needed to be rehabbed. When thinking about the immune system and soft tissues, there

Understanding a Hay Analysis

Interpreting a hay analysis and figuring out the amount of nutrients in hay is important for horse owners. The Importance Of Testing Your Hay Horses are naturally meant to consume a diet based on forages.

The Mindset of a Champion

5 tips to stay focused during Championship Season Things are about to heat up in the competitive world to match our record setting temperatures. Championship season is in full swing, with the AQHA Youth World

Health & Nutrition

StressLess • • • • StressLess The All-Natural Supplement Promoting a Calm Mind, Focus, and Mood Balance What is StressLess? StressLess Equine, The Hot Horse Remedy is an all-natural mood-balancing supplement that helps to promote

The Scoop on Grains and Concentrates

There are a variety of types and forms of feed that can be fed to horses. The sheer number of choices can be overwhelming! Sweet feed, pelleted feed, oats, corn, ration balancer, oh my!  In

SCRCHA Grant Berg Memorial

The SCRCHA Grant Berg Memorial Horse Show was held July 7-9th at Green Acres Ranch In Temecula.  We highlight the Young Riders at this Annual show – with the Youth Riding for Free.  We saw

Reining by the Bay 2023 Results

The Reining by the Bay held its first competition in 1999 at the Horse Park at Woodside. Since then it has evolved into the incredible event that it is today, attracting participants and spectators from


The National Reined Cow Horse Association will host the MARS EQUESTRIAN™ Hackamore Classic, presented by Oswood Stallion Station, July 24 -30, at the Tulsa Expo Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma. “We are so excited to have

Safe & Sound On the Road

Summer brings increased opportunity for travel with your equine partner, so make sure you’re doing everything possible to be safe when you hit the road together. Many horse owners think of the trailer first, but

Maintaining Equestrian Excellence: Cleaning and Storing Equine Tack

When it comes to equestrian sports and horse riding, maintaining the longevity and performance of your tack is crucial. Properly cleaning and storing your tack not only ensures its durability but also promotes the safety

Signs That Your Horse Has an Insect Problem and What to Do About It

We’ve all had times where we wish our horses could talk and tell us what’s bothering them. The truth is, horses do communicate as best they can. It’s up to horse owners to pay attention

Shea Gilson – Artist, Teacher, Horsewoman

Shea Gilson exemplifies the word artist in all facets of its meaning. Her artistic skills thread their way beautifully through her life as she does everything from leading the choir, starring in a play, sliding

National Reined Cow Horse Association 2023 Western Derby

Cow Horse action returned to Scottsdale, Arizona, for the 2023 Kimes Ranch Jeans Western Derby, May 31st through June 10th where the best horses and riders compete for their shot at a portion of $246,000

Arizona Hosts The Nutrena AQHA West Level 1 Championships

A cheering crowd, a red white and blue neck ribbon fluttering through the victory lap, a hoisted gold trophy, the crowd of cameras, being mobbed by friends and family. That was the scene played out