Thursday, January 18, 2018

Horses

South Dakota 4-H members participate in Western National Roundup

SDSU Extension BROOKINGS, S.D. - Twenty-one South Dakota 4-H members represented the state, competing along with more than 1000 youth from more than 33 states...

Deadline approaching for Memorial Quarter Horse Award

by Candy DenOuden Rapid City Journal The deadline to apply for the 2018 Lloyd W. Rypkema Memorial Quarter Horse Award is fast approaching. Each year, a registered...

Zoetis announces recipient of Equine Charity Sweepstakes donation

Zoetis PARSIPPANY, N.J. — The American Standardbred Adoption Program (ASAP), was named grand-prize winner in the Zoetis Equine Charity Sweepstakes. The equine charity in De...

Ask the Expert: Carcass disposal options

By Krishona Martinson University of Minnesota Question: I am concerned I will have to euthanize my old mare before next spring/summer. What are the options for...

Research update: Grazing muzzle use in ponies

Summarized by Krishona Martinson, University of Minnesota To prevent obesity in grazing horses, it is important to control pasture intake. The use of a grazing...

Understanding Minnesota’s Equine Liability Statute

by Suzanne Jones and Yvonne Ocrant Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP This article begins a series on legal issues facing the Minnesota horse industry. We begin the...

Two dozen horses die in fire at Connecticut farm

By Matthew Ormseth The Hartford Courant Knight Ridder/Tribune HARTFORD, Conn. — Two dozen horses died in an early morning blaze at Folly Farm in Simsbury on Dec....

Giant Steps uses horses to help adults with autism

By Cathy Janek Chicago Tribune Knight Ridder/Tribune Since last summer, the adult participants in the Giant Steps Canopy program have been getting to know Barney, Bazuka, Dixie,...

Speed Williams roping clinic – April 27-29

The Double Bar J Cowboy Church The Double Bar J Cowboy Church in Huron, S.D., will be hosting a team roping clinic at the Beef...

Research update: Transportation and health

Summarized by Devan Catalano, MS, University of Minnesota Changes in the immune system and risk of respiratory disease in response to travel are well documented...

Online certificate courses offered in 2018

University of Minnesota Extension The University of Minnesota Extension Horse Program is offering three six-week, semi self-paced, online certificate courses starting in January 2018. Courses...

South Dakota Quarter Horse Association celebrates breeding legacies

South Dakota Quarter Horse Association Pierre, SD. For the first time, the South Dakota Quarter Horse Association is honoring their state’s 50-Year Quarter Horse Breeders,...

Horse Events Calendar

Jan. 5, Ft. Pierre: South Dakota Quarter Horse Association Social, at Casey Tibbs Rodeo Center, www.sdqha.com, Victoria Cuka 605-481-0245 or [email protected] Jan. 6, Pierre, South...

Winter care of horses: Water and feed guidelines

by Marcia Hathaway University of Minnesota Horses, given the opportunity to acclimate to cold temperatures, often prefer and are better off outdoors during the winter months....

What if my horse was exposed to disease?

By Dr. Kevin Hankins DVM, MBA, Senior Technical Services Veterinarian, Zoetis You know your horse better than anyone. When he begins not acting like himself and...

Rare photograph of Casey Tibbs surfaces 70 years later

Casey Tibbs South Dakota Rodeo Center In 1943, at the American Legion Fourth of July Rodeo in Huron, 16-year-old Sid Glanzer borrowed a miniature Speed...

Horse Events Calendar

Dec. 9, Edgerton, Minn.: Riverside Acres Fall Jackpot Series, exhibition 12:30 p.m., race 1 p.m., rain or shine indoor arena, 1 pee wee run,...

All American Saddle Club 2017 year-end awards

All American Saddle Club of Webster, S.D., held a year-end awards banquet on Dec. 2. Awards are based off three open point horse shows...

Teen operating buggy struck, killed by semi

STAPLES, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota State Patrol says a teenager steering a horse and buggy has died after he was hit by a...

Rancher qualifies for finals at National Cutting Horse Association World Show

Staff reports Jason Reed, 4th-generation owner of the Reed Ranch on Brushie Creek at Faith, S.D., is one of 15 contestants who have qualified for...

Research update: Calming effects on horses

Summarized by Krishona Martinson, PhD, University of Minnesota Adapted horses have been found to have a calming effect on other horses in fear-eliciting situations. In...

Florence FFA finds success at the National FFA Convention

Florence FFA Chapter The Florence FFA experienced great success at the 90th annual National FFA Convention held last week in Indianapolis, Indiana. Twelve members of...

Dakota Royal Charity Draft Horse Show awards fall youth grants

Dakota Royal Charity Draft Horse Show Thanks to the generous donor and bidder support at the 2017 Dakota Royal Charity Draft Horse Show Youth Fund...

SD Quarter Horse Association to celebrate breed legacies

South Dakota Quarter Horse Association PIERRE — The South Dakota Quarter Horse Association is hosting our annual banquet celebrating the achievements of South Dakota American...

Oct. 21 Top Sale Horse sells for $5,600

South Dakota Horse Sales, Inc. Jerry Schroeder of Laurel, Neb., sold the Top Sale Horse for $5,600 on Oct. 21 at South Dakota Horse Sales,...

Casey Tibbs Foundation Tribute Dinner honored six nominees in front of...

Casey Tibbs SD Rodeo Center The 28th Annual Casey Tibbs Foundation Tribute Dinner honored six nominees on Nov. 4. “This event is an opportunity for...

4-H members learn about equine care, horse showmanship

SDSU Extension BROOKINGS — Thirty-seven 4-H members representing eight South Dakota counties gathered on Oct. 1 at the 4-H Grounds in Forestburg for the Sanborn...

2017 Black Hills Horse Expo a hit

by Melissa Burke Special to the Farm Forum Horse-related special events, in general, are well attended. They not only provide opportunities for personal growth in one’s...

2017 Black Hills Horse Expo a hit

by Melissa Burke Special to the Farm Forum Horse-related special events, in general, are well attended. They not only provide opportunities for personal growth in one’s...

Horse core diseases: They can be a death sentence

By Dr. Kevin Hankins DVM, MBA, senior technical services veterinarian, Zoetis The threat of deadly equine diseases like West Nile and rabies is closer than you...

Horse Events Calendar

Nov. 4, Edgerton, Minn.: Riverside Acres Fall Jackpot Series, exhibition 12:30 p.m., race 1 p.m., rain or shine indoor arena, 1 pee wee run,...

2018 Dakota Royal Charity Draft Horse Show dates announced

Staff reports Top six-horse hitches from across the U.S. will trot in to the Swiftel Center in Brookings, S.D. June 23-24, 2018. The show with...

New NDSU Equine-assisted Therapy Program accredited

NDSU Extension Riding a horse can be an intimidating experience, especially for a child who is frightened and struggling with physical challenges. This summer, one little...

Horse Events Calendar

Oct. 21, Corsica: Catalogue, Loose and Open Consignment Sale, at South Dakota Horse Sales, www.SDHorseSales.Com Oct. 21, Edgerton, Minn.: Riverside Acres Fall Jackpot Series, exhibition...

Equine gastric ulcers: Diet and management interventions

Written by Kaitlyn Garman and Ian Hauffe under the direction and review of Russ Daly and Cody Wright at South Dakota State University. Gastric ulcers...

Research update: Deworming young horses

Summarized by Krishona Martinson, PhD, University of Minnesota Parasites are capable of causing ill-thrift, clinical disease and death. Although young horses are the most susceptible...

Geriatric horse care: Pars pituitary intermedia dysfunction

Alex Bianco, MS, DVM University of Minnesota This is the final article dedicated to the topic of veterinary care and management of the geriatric horse....

Winston Brown wins Timed Event Championship

South Dakota Timed Event Championship Huron, S.D. – The seventh annual South Dakota Timed Event Championship (SDTEC) sponsored in part by Panhandle Slim, Double D...

South Dakota 4-H teams up with Sinte Gleska University Equine Camps

SDSU Extension BROOKINGS — When Sinte Gleska University of Mission hosted six unique Tiwahe Glu Kini Pi " Bringing the Family Back to Life" Equine...

Casey Tibbs Rodeo Center announces six nominees for 28th Annual Tribute...

Casey Tibbs Rodeo Center The 28th Annual Casey Tibbs Foundation Tribute Dinner will be held on Saturday, November 4, 2017. Now in its 28th year...

Horse Events Calendar

Oct. 6, Aberdeen: Kessler Ranch Production Sale, 5 p.m., at Hub City Livestock, https://lylekesslerranch.shutterfly.com, 605-380-9777. Oct. 7, Edgerton, Minn.: Riverside Acres Fall Jackpot Series, exhibition...

All American Saddle Club summer results

All American Saddle Club The All American Saddle Club in Webster hosted three open point horse shows in 2017. Results are as follows. June Show Judge:...

Horse Events Calendar

Sept. 23, Edgerton, Minn.: Riverside Acres Fall Jackpot Series, exhibition 12:30 p.m., rain or shine indoor arena, race 1 p.m., 1 pee wee run,...

Faithful fans: Minot man has never missed a year of the...

Minot Y's Men's Rodeo Minot, N.D. – Gordon Dahl has never missed a year of the Y’s Men’s Rodeo in Minot. Even when the blizzard of...

4-H Special Needs Rodeo shares fun and inspires spirit of service

by Lura Roti SDSU Extension Typically, when Mason Moody is in the arena, his focus is on winning. But, during this year's South Dakota 4-H Finals...

Horse Events Calendar

Sept. 21-23, Gillette, Wyo.: Plains Area Corriente Show and Roping, at CAM-PLEX, http://bit.ly/2w98bQp, Tucker Ashley at 605-778-6885 (home) or 605-730-1073 (cell). Sept. 24, DeSmet: South...

Meeting scheduled for reactivation of South Dakota Paint Horse Club

South Dakota Paint Horse Club South Dakota Paint Horse Club will hold a meeting to reactivate the club and its activities and shows. The meeting...

2017 Aberdeen Area Horseman’s Association Year End Awards

Aberdeen Area Horseman's Association Award: Horse - Shown By • High Point Halter Stallion: Red Hot Invitation - Bruce Bebo • High Point Halter Gelding: Cruising On...

Top Sale Horse – $6,000

South Dakota Horse Sales, Inc. Katie Langdeau of Rapid City sold the Top Sale Horse on Aug. 19 at South Dakota Horse Sales, Inc. in...

Aberdeen Area Horsemen’s Association show results – Aug. 6

Aberdeen Area Horsemen's Association Jim Bahr of Brandon, South Dakota, judged the Aberdeen Area Horsemen’s Association Open Horse Show on August 6, 2017, at the...
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