Outbreak Alerts: February 01, 2023 – Equine Herpesvirus- Neurologic in Flathead County, MT

West Nile Virus

Confirmed Case(s) – Official Quarantine Source: Montana Department of Livestock Number Confirmed: 5Clinical Signs: Neurologic signsComments: Following multiple confirmed cases of equine herpesvirus myeloencephalopathy (EHM) in Flathead County, the Montana Department of Livestock is recommending that horse owners and event coordinators in the Flathead Valley limit travel and cancel events that bring horses …

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Biomechanics of the Equine Athlete with Dr. Gerd Heuschmann

Dr. Gerd Heuschmann, a world-renowned expert on equine biomechanics, author of Tug of War—Classical versus “Modern” Dressage, Balancing Act: The Horse in Sport—an Irreconcilable Conflict?, Collection or Contortion?, and the film If Horses Could Speak will be presenting lectures along with instructing riders in the use of correct biomechanics in …

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Biomechanics of the Equine Athlete with Dr. Gerd Heuschmann

Dr. Gerd Heuschmann, a world-renowned expert on equine biomechanics, author of Tug of War—Classical versus “Modern” Dressage, Balancing Act: The Horse in Sport—an Irreconcilable Conflict?, Collection or Contortion?, and the film If Horses Could Speak will be presenting lectures along with instructing riders in the use of correct biomechanics in …

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Trainer’s Corner: Philosophy on Training Mindset

Jessica Pancost finds emotion, ego, and time can make or break your efforts at training your horse.

By Jessica Pancost Consider These Three Elements for Every Ride One hot-button topic I’ve seen in the horse industry lately is the mindset you bring to the table training horses. As a trainer myself, I’d like to explore three particular subcategories of my own personal mindset I bring to the …

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37th annual Idaho Horse Expo

37th annual Idaho Horse Expo

The 37th annual Idaho Horse Expo will be held April 7-9, 2023 at the Ford Idaho Horse Park in Nampa, Idaho. See Press Release with Additional Details Here: www.coloradohorsesource.com/idaho-horse-expo-2023

From My Saddle: New Beginnings With a New Horse

New Horse
COHS publisher Karen Pickering is enjoying getting to know her knew partner, Chip

I Never Thought I’d Find the Right Horse Again As I’m writing this, today was our first trail ride. My new horse, Hersheys Chocolate Chip (Chip), was quite a find. Riding through the trails at Homestead Park was so enjoyable. Chip was quiet, eager, and a joy to ride. I …

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Applications are NOW OPEN until January 28th for the PEAK Training Challenge!

Training Challenge

Experienced Colorado and Wyoming trainers are invited to apply for this exciting, 100-day equine foster training challenge hosted by Colorado Horse Rescue (CHR) in Longmont, CO. Showcase your training talents and leadership skills while gaining exposure for your training business. Share your expertise with one of CHR’s lightly handled horses …

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2023 AHP Equine Media Student Award Application Deadline Date is February 14, 2023

2023 AHP Equine Media Student Award applications and guidelines are available https://www.americanhorsepubs.org/equine-media-student-award/ Applicants for the 2023 AHP Equine Media Student Award must be seniors in high school or undergraduate matriculated* college students under the age of 25, pursuing a career in equine media during the 2022-2023 school year, with at least …

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