Horses

First foals by Tamarillo’s clone are born

Tomatillo’s first foals have been born.<p>The clone of Tamarillo stood at stud for the first time in 2016 and six foals are expected by him this …

English Riding

Join Charlotte Dujardin in 100-mile hacking challenge

<b>Equestrian stars and celebrities have been sharing their support for Brooke’s 100-mile hacking challenge.</b><p>Riders across the UK are being encouraged to …

English Riding

Throw your D-test out of the window: welcome to the mind-boggling world of polo

The <b>polo</b> season is now in full swing, with excitement building for the start of the <b>Queen’s Cup</b> at <b>Guards</b> tomorrow (23 May 2017). Cue champagne, …

English Riding

Preakness Ratings Down, but Best of May 20 Sports

The television ratings for the 2017 Preakness Stakes (G1) telecast on NBC declined from last year, earning a 4.9 rating and 11 share, compared with …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

‘A step forward in the fight for justice’: dog owner sentenced after pony attack

<b>A court has ordered a dog to be put down after it seriously injured a pony in an attack.</b><p>Shetland Karenza was left with a seven-inch wound to her face …

English Riding

Heels Down Rewind: Kent Farrington Is a Man on Fire in Madrid

<i>Busy weekend? The Heels Down Rewind has you covered with everything you need to know to stay up-to-date on current equestrian events. All of the good</i> …

Horse Shows

How to Introduce and Use a Grazing Muzzle for Horses

Grazing muzzles are a useful tool that can allow a horse or pony to receive the benefits associated with turnout while at the same time limiting the …

Meet the Rising Stars in Tiana Coudray’s Yard

UK-based U.S. eventer Tiana Coudray recently had a huge weekend at Badminton — not over four-star fences, but in the 4- and 5-year-old Dubarry Young …

Perry-Glass, Lyle, and Blythe Win Big at 2017 The Dutta Corp. U.S. Dressage Festival of Champions

The Dutta Corp. U.S. Dressage Festival of Champions came to its conclusion on Sunday with three national champions being crowned. All competitors in …

Meet Horse & Hound Grassroots Eventing Championship contender Jo Harris

<b>With just five days until the inaugural Horse & Hound Grassroots Eventing Championships we continue to meet the riders taking part and find out their</b> …

English Riding

Trainer Matt Cumani calls on mate to help out as he starts suspension

CONTRITE but focusing on the future, trainer Matt Cumani has called on a mate to help out as he starts a suspension on Tuesday relating to the …

Sport (Australia)

Pintos, Paints, and Eye Pigmentation

Dr. Nicole Scherrer explains how natural pigmentation can help protect a horse's eyes from sunburn.

Monday Video from Tredstep Ireland: Let’s Please Interview More Eventers’ Kids

Nothing thrills me like a top athlete dragging their kid out in front of the press. At the very least it makes the proceedings more adorable, and at …

Olympics

Jimmy Creed Filly Pride of Endswell's Consignment

A really fast workout May 18 by a Jimmy Creed filly entered in the Fasig-Tipton Midlantic 2-year-olds in training sale evoked an emotional response …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Fit to Do the Job, Part 6 – Limits of Fitness

<i>If you haven’t been reading William Micklem’s series on fitness, you are seriously missing out!</i> <i>In case you missed it: Part 1 – So Much More Than</i> …

Hips to Watch: Day 2 Fasig-Tipton Midlantic Sale

He's by prominent sire Curlin . Breezed the eighth of a mile in co-fastest :10 in pre-sale works. And at $475,000 is the most expensive pinhooked …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

A Trio of Sire Firsts

The progeny of freshman sires Espoir City and Lethal Force as well as English second-crop sire Bated Breath have produced important firsts for their …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

SmartPak: If Horses Could Text, Episodes 1 & 2

Sara and Sarah, our favorite SmartPakers, are BACK with a new video series that’s sure to become a classic. Introducing the first two episodes of “If …

Janet Horswill: It’s now time for a fresh approach *H&H VIP*

I read Anna Ross’ comments on why our juniors and young riders are not in the medal zone (9 March) with interest. I agree that continuity is …

English Riding

BloodHorse Daily for May 22, 2017

article<p>http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/daily/download/2017-05-22<p>Cloud Computing Leaves Pimlico, Others Thinking Belmont

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Additional Colorado Horses Test Positive for EIA

A Coggins test screens horses' blood for antibodies that are indicative of the presence of EIA.<p>Earlier this month the Colorado Department of …

Monday News and Notes from Fleeceworks

You might recognize some of these Tough Mudders! Photo by Cuyler Walker.<p>Boyd Martin and Ryan Wood traded their riding boots for sneakers and accepted …

United States

‘he stood stock still with a look of utter amazement’

Well the decision was made; Fantom was going to Windsor and Dilmun would be prepared for the popular inter-regional enduarance championships in July, …

English Riding

6 eventing-style competitions and one-day events you need to enter

<b>If you fancy having a go at some cross-country, with or without the dressage phase, take a look at these one-day events and eventing-style</b> …

English Riding

Desormeaux Switches Agents to Arroyo

Hall of Fame jockey Kent Desormeaux has parted ways with agent J.R. Pegram and teamed up with agent Nelson Arroyo it was announced May 22.<p>Desormeaux …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Into Mischief Filly Scores for Carter, Vogel

When an Into Mischief filly with no stakes horses in her first two dams left the Fasig-Tipton Midlantic 2-year-olds in training ring on a final bid …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Grade 1 Winner, Sire Devil His Due Dies at 28

Multiple grade 1 winner and sire Devil His Due was euthanized the morning of May 22 due to infirmities of old age, according to Margaux Farm general …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Draft horses get back to work in Wisconsin farms, forests

Powerful and versatile draft horses are being used in Wisconsin to help a cellphone company upgrade its towers among other jobs in the fields and …

Draft Horses

Preakness Wrapup: Clouds Got in the Way

It was March 23, 16 days before the Wood Memorial and Blue Grass Stakes, and Chad Brown was discussing his Blue Grass Stakes starter and main …

Classic Empire

Long-distance transport for slaughter: the last stop

<b>H&H and World Horse Welfare went to Europe to follow the route of horses on their final journey to slaughter. Day three took in a control post in</b> …

English Riding