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Op-Ed: The Horse Transport for Slaughter Amendment to Infrastructure Bill

“For the sake of horses, let’s get 90 percent of the loaf rather than nothing at all. We must continue to introduce new ideas utilizing ingenuity and creativity – that’s the only way we’ll be able to finally bring an end to the status quo and to horse slaughter.”

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Lindsey Partridge

Horsemanship With Lindsey Partridge: Ask, Tell, Demand — Is There a Better Way?

“My dream relationship with horses is to have my horse willing to try, we trust each other, yet I am still the leader of the relationship for safety. I don’t want this to come with a feeling of force, intimidation or having a battle that pushes my horse to a place of wanting to get

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Morgane Schmidt

The Idea of Order: What’s in Your Purse?

Hint: it isn’t money if you have horses.

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SmartPak Monday Morning Feed: Boarding Barn Questionnaire

Finding the a boarding barn that is a good fit for you and your horse can be stressful. A way to ease that burden is by asking the right questions before you bring your horse to a barn. Here is a brief list (hah!) of things you can ask at a potential boarding barn.

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Marcella Gruchalak

14 Brides Who Broke Tradition and Had Their Horses at the Weddings

We all love our horses, but some of us take it to the next level. Was your horse at your wedding? We’d love to see it!

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Everyday Father’s Day Feelings for the Ebelings

Father’s Day is Sunday, but for the Ebelings, sharing a passion for dressage and working toward excellence creates Father’s Day feelings every day for this father and son.

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DeAnn Long Sloan

‘Oh Crap’ Monday: Ride It Out

Monday already is the crappiest day of the week, so it only makes sense that we make things

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Aubrey Graham

Things Are Tough? “Good.” Aubrey & Boomer… & Rhodie

“All of it was an exhausting, collective lesson in learning to stop hammering square pegs into round holes — for horses, humans, life… everything. And all of that hard ‘good’ pushed me to be better horseman, maybe a better human too.”

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Thomas Pelle Veng

Ponydad: Ugly Horses and Bathtubs

As most of us can attest, the horse world is full of interesting facts. And those new to the horse world often marvel at this unique trivia. This is no different for Ponydad, who is learning all sorts of things, thanks to the internet.

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Jenny Kammerer

Gibson and the Apocalypse: Secret Weapon

That demon never knew what the heck hit him.

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DeAnn Long Sloan

Preparing to Work: Getting Delaware Ready For More

Before any horse enters a regular training regimen, both body and mind have to be prepared. As Brianna and Delaware meet the 30-day mark of their time together, here’s what steps Brianna has taken to make sure Delaware was ready for the saddle.

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