From My Saddle: Trying New Things

Karen with reindeer taken at the Alaska Horse Expo, June 2012.

Publishing Industry Bring Challenges The holidays always give me time to reflect on the year’s business challenges and wins. I’ve been burying my head in the sand for a while, avoiding what’s happening with how the equine world consumes information. For me, and many of our readers who’ve reached out …

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Outbreak Alerts: February 06, 2023 Strangles in Thurston County, WA

Potomac Horse Fever

Source: State Vet Office Number Confirmed: 1Number Exposed: 3Facility Type: Private FacilityComments: A horse in Thurston County has tested positive for Strangles. The horse was purchased with 3 others from Texas slaughter pen and is currently under vet care and owner has them voluntary quarantined. For more information about Strangles, go to: https://www.equinediseasecc.org/strangles See past published …

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GBSC 2023 Summer Buckle Series

2023 GBSC Summer Buckle Series, May 28, June 18, September 17 and October 8 at the Harney County Fairgrounds.  Shows start at 9 am.  For more information call Deb at 541 589-1519.  Great Basin Saddle Club (GBSC) | Burns OR | Facebook    

Trina Morris Horsemanship Clinic

July 8 – 9 September 30 – October 1 Foundation Horsemanship  A.M Horsemanship 1  P.M. Flying M Stables 3922 113th Ave. SW Olympia, WA   98512 Contact : Kacey Omon 360-561-3773  /   78komo@gmail.com

Trinity Trail Events Buckles & Bling Challenge #1

Enjoy miles of beautiful trails through the Cascade Mountain foothills to the eastern shore of Lake Katchess! The Trail Challenge will include six obstacles situated along the ride. Riders will go out in groups but will be judged individually at each obstacle. After everyone has completed their ride, we will …

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

Potomac Horse Fever

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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2721 E Blackburn Road, Mount Vernon, WA 98274 – Perfectly Appointed Hobby Farm

2721 E Blackburn Road Mt Vernon Allison Trimble Perfectly Appointed Hobby Farm

Perfectly appointed hobby farm on 5-level acres. The lovely shy 2800 sq ft residence has been meticulously maintained & tastefully upgraded with high-end finishes. Light & bright with vaulted ceilings & picture windows throughout, timeless chef’s kitchen w/ granite countertops & floor-to-ceiling built-ins in the formal living area. Spacious primary …

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Outbreak Alerts: January 31, 2023 Strangles in Kittitas County, WA

Potomac Horse Fever

Source: State vet office Number Confirmed: 1; Number Exposed: Unknown; Facility Type: Training Facility; Comments: A horse at a training facility in Kittitas County has tested positive for Strangles. The horse is under private vet care and has not been off property but many others come and go. For more information go to: https://www.equinediseasecc.org/strangles See past published Outbreak Alerts: …

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