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Monday, September 19, 2016

Reining By The Bay, 2016 “Surfin’ in the Sand”

According to Pat Warren of Rancho Oso Rio, the Horse Park at Woodside, home of Reining By The Bay, is the ultimate place to hold a horse show.

Pat should know as she’s lived near the Park for many years and, along with Amanda Brumley of Brumley Management Group, is one of the founders of the Reining By The Bay. Now in its 18th great year as the California Reining Community’s all-time favorite show, Reining By The Bay offers world class competition in the most beautiful setting imaginable.

Saturday, September 17, 2016

High-Powered Pulsed Electro-Magnetic Field Therapy And The Equine Athlete!

Almost everyone has heard of using magnetic therapy. PEMF (Pulsed Electro-Magnetic Field) Therapy is another method of utilizing a magnetic field, somewhat like static magnets, which have been used for centuries. The Yellow Emperor’s Canon of Internal Medicine describes treating acupuncture points with lodestone, which emits a naturally occurring magnetic field, to relieve painful conditions. In the middle ages, magnets were very popular as they were thought to be a cure for almost any malady.

Thursday, September 15, 2016

SERF Stonewall Equine Rehab and Fitness

by Sue Schindler
When your horse needs the best in care, come to Stonewall Equine Rehab and Fitness, “SERF,” for rehabilitation and conditioning. Located at the reknown Fulton Ranch in Stonewall, Texas, the newly opened rehabilitation center is second to none. Top veterinarians recommend SERF for their clients because they offer the most advanced equipment, a skilled and dedicated staff and a safe facility for their horses.

One element of rehab and fitness programs often overlooked is the relationship between the horse owner, attending veterinarian and rehab facility staff. At SERF, Dr. Kurt Harris “speaks their language” and is able to work directly with their client’s veterinarians, to follow the prescribed treatment plan for each individual horse.

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Circle Oak Equine

Circle Oak Equine in Petaluma, CA is a five-veterinarian specialty practice focusing on sports medicine, lameness and professional rehabilitation for performance horses of all breeds and disciplines. Circle Oak’s medical director, Dr. Carrie Schlachter, is one of a very few equine veterinarians in the U.S. who is board certified in the newest specialty of Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation.

Monday, September 5, 2016

AQHYA World Show Recap California Youth Tackle Teamwork, Unity and Tough Competition

“Sporthas the power to change the world. It has the power toinspire. It has the power tounitepeople in a way that little else does. It speaks to youth in a language they understand.” Nelson Mandela

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Saturday, September 3, 2016

Harry & Snowman In Theaters September 30, 2016

Harry & Snowman follows the Cinderella story of Dutch immigrant Harry deLeyer and his transformative relationship with a broken down Amish plow horse –named Snowman - that he rescued off a slaughter truck bound for the glue factory.

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