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2013-11-08 04:20:28

The luck of the Irish continues with Conor Swail taking tonight's $33,000 MNP International Top Score Challenge as well as the $33,000 "The Brickenden Trophy" International Jumper Class this afternoon. TORONTO, Nov. 7, 2013 /CNW/ - Diane Creech of Caistor Centre, ON won the $20,000 Royal Invitational Dressage Cup at the Royal Horse Show tonight, dominating the Freestyle to Music with an outstanding score of 75.417 percent with partner Devon L. From the moment the pair stepped...

2013-09-10 16:24:05

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Sept. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time in Haiti's history, Para-Equestrian Dressage was formally launched during the Haiti Equestrian Dressage Classic CDN2* held at the Athletic Club Equestrian Center on August 31. Thirty-seven horse and rider combinations competed in international dressage tests ranging from Introductory to FEI Prix St. Georges levels. With five nations represented and participation from all three active Haitian equestrian clubs,...

2013-04-16 08:26:57

Trainer reveals his innovative gentle horse training techniques in new affordable eBook MELBOURNE, Australia, April 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Carlos Tabernaberri's touch calms wild brumbies, his voice mends broken spirits and his empathy gives hope to horses whose only other path may be the slaughterhouse. It is this calm leadership and ability to look through the eyes of horses, rather than trying to "break" them, that he teaches in Finding Common Ground, available exclusively on...

2012-10-11 15:22:14

DALLAS, Oct. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Joe Weitekamp is honored to be a guest clinician at the Bluebonnet Horse Expo. The Bluebonnet Horse Expo is a fundraiser for Bluebonnet Equine Humane Society. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121011/CG91106) The Bluebonnet Equine Humane Society (BEHS) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of horses and other equids by educating and helping owners, assisting law enforcement agencies, rehabilitating...

2012-04-08 23:00:59

Author Bonnie Ebsen Jackson, owner of T.H.E. Ranch (Teaching Humans with Equine) in Skull Valley, AZ, draws on her experience in the horse world, as well as the publishing and mental health industries to explain how building responsible and benevolent leadership skills can produce happier and healthier horses“¦and people. Jackson wrote her book, "Herdmates to Heartmates: The Art of Bonding with a New Horse" initially to educate new horse owners on how to build better...

2012-03-26 23:02:12

HorseShow.com, the innovative online horse show site, announces its partnership with the Western Dressage Association of America® (WDAA), marking the first official joint venture between HorseShow.com and an existing equestrian organization. Detroit, Michigan (PRWEB) March 26, 2012 HorseShow.com, the innovative online horse show site, announces its partnership with the Western Dressage Association of America® (WDAA), marking the first official joint venture between HorseShow.com and...

2011-10-25 06:00:00

MALIBU, Calif., Oct. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Horseworship, an independently owned apparel company based in Malibu, California, today joined the growing chorus of individuals and businesses working to stop the eradication of America's rapidly diminishing wild horse population with the announcement of its "Freedom Collection" line. A portion of the profits from sales of the line will support the California-based Return To Freedom, American Wild Horse Sanctuary. With the unveiling of her...

2011-05-19 02:00:00

LEEDS, England, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Think Like a Pony, a unique approach to horsemanship for children, has launched a new interactive club website http://www.thinklikeaponyclub.co.uk. The Think Like a Pony Club philosophy is based around the ethos of developing empathy, respect and understanding between rider and pony. Without good communication skills, horsemanship is difficult and dangerous. Through learning how to problem solve, Club members are empowered to...

2010-08-26 12:27:00

SILVER SPRING, Md., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- In the newest special in Military Channel's Coming Home initiative, original "horse whisperer" and American renaissance cowboy Monty Roberts works with three veterans of the Iraq war, each of whom suffers from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. The result is nothing short of magic. Through an innovative yet experimental approach to coping with PTSD, Roberts shares his lifetime of experience and insight in non-violent training as he gently...

2004-11-28 03:00:17

Nathan Buckwalter, 26, lives in his own East Lampeter Township apartment. He drives his 1991 Dodge Sprint to his job as a cashier at McDonald's on Greenfield Road. At first glance, this doesn't sound remarkable. But it is. Buckwalter was born with cerebral palsy. He walks with the help of leg braces and crutches. At the age of 5, he became one of the first participants in the then-fledgling Lancaster County Therapeutic Riding, Inc. With the help of a ramp and three volunteers who would...