In addition to patrol cars, you’ll see a few four-legged officers keeping the peace in Lancaster City, PA. Police horses Ozzy, Duke,Charlie, and Liam offer Lancaster police unique advantages when it comes tokeeping PA residents safe. Not just any equine can be a police horse. The horses of the Lancaster City police department are hand-picked… [Read More]
The Devon Horse Show and Country Fair is one of the most beloved equestrian traditions here in Eastern PA. Each spring, the east coast’s finest hunter, jumper, and equitation riders converge in Devon, PA for a week of competition at one of Pennsylvania’s best and most historical horse show venues. This year, the show will… [Read More]
Dedicated to Equestrian Mothers With Mothers Day this weekend, I thought I would dedicate this post to equestrian mothers everywhere. As mothers, we have obligations to our family and children. But what about our equine friend(s)? Somehow we still manage to get some time in for them. After all they are also part of… [Read More]
We are all keen to get riding and showing now that the weather is improving, and Dr. Scott Angstadt of Keystone Equine Vet Services in Reigelsville, PA has given us some great suggestions on how to keep our horses happy and healthy for the coming season.
Penn Veterinary’s New Bolton Center in Chester County, PA is known as one of the best equine hospitals in Pennsylvania. The veterinarians at New Bolton are continuously making strides in the fields of horse health, equine surgery, reproduction, nutrition, behavior, and more.
PA governor Tom Corbett plans to take $72 million from the Race Horse Development Fund every year for the next 3 years. This action poses a serious threat to not only the racing industry, but to the equine industry as a whole all across Pennsylvania. Trainers, jockeys, veterinarians, grooms, feed manufacturers, breeders, and other support… [Read More]
The following article was published in a local Lehigh Valley publication, The Upper Macungie Patch. It is about the Lehigh Valley CART team. Thought I would share this with everyone so that others are aware that animals are also being helped in emergency situations. Pet owners no longer need to worry about their pets when… [Read More]
I am passing this along. Miles of trails have been lost over the past 20 years due to lack of funding and lack of volunteers to help maintain the trails. Green Lane is a huge riding park in Montgomery County. If the trails are losti n this park, many of us that condition our endurance… [Read More]
I received the following e-mail from the Pennsylvania Extension Office in Bucks County. Anyone traveling with their horse to shows, lessons, clinics, etc. please be aware!! For those of us traveling to shows and clinics please be aware! EHV-1 Outbreak: Second New Jersey Farm Quarantined by: Edited Press Release April 18 2011 Article # 18118… [Read More]