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New Bellingham Safeway Donates $10,000 to Northwest Therapeutic Riding Center

Northwest Therapeutic Riding Center

The Northwest Therapeutic Riding Center will hold a ribbon cutting to unveil arena improvements made possible by the generous donation from Safeway. The ribbon cutting will be held on Tuesday, May 5 at 6 p.m. at 1884 Kelly Road, Bellingham, WA. “Safeway and its employees have a solid record of …

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Exciting New Sport Horse Organization Launches

Sport Horse

  Arabian Sport Horse Alliance Board MD, USA – The Arabian Sport Horse Alliance has launched! With a “big tent” orientation, the independent Arabian Sport Horse Alliance is dedicated to creating opportunities for owners, breeders, trainers, and exhibitors of purebred Arabian, Anglo-Arabian, Shagya Arabian, and part-bred Arabian sport horses and …

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Federal Legislation Introduced to Prohibit Slaughter of American Horses

Slaughter

Animal welfare organizations support Safeguard American Food Exports (SAFE) Act WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 22, 2015) — Federal lawmakers today introduced legislation to prevent the establishment of horse slaughter operations within the U.S., end the current export of American horses for slaughter abroad, and protect the public from consuming toxic horse …

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The Overweight Horse Who Won’t Stop Eating — Leptin Resistance is the Key!

Overweight

The Overweight Horse Who Won’t Stop Eating — Leptin Resistance is the Key! by Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D. Your horse is overweight. You’ve been told to feed him a lot less hay and you’re desperately trying to do the right thing. But it won’t work! It won’t work for your horse any …

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Region One Meets Fundraising Goal of $100,000

Fundraising

Scholarships to Be Awarded Beginning in 2016! The Washington, Oregon and Alaska American Quarter Horse Association state affiliates are proud to announce that after just one year they have met their fund-raising goal of $100,000. They will begin awarding $5,000 in scholarships annually through the Region One Scholarship Program starting …

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Transitioning to Hay? Dr. Getty’s Advice to Help Avoid Colic

Colic

Transitioning to Hay? Dr. Getty’s Advice to Help Avoid Colic by Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D. The crisp, cool temperatures of fall are delightful for human and horse alike. But as nature slips toward a dormant state, hay becomes the forage of choice for most horses. Hay is dead grass. Once …

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Copper Bracelets for Horses?

Copper

Copper has been used to kill and prevent fungus and bacteria for centuries   San Antonio, Texas: Today, CAN Creations, LLC announced the launch of their newest product, Copper Cuffs™. Copper Cuffs™ are the first wearable product to continuously kill and prevent fungus and bacteria in horses’ hooves. Copper Cuffs™ …

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