Monthly Editorial

Exercises for Trail Rides

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trail riding article

The Certified Horsemen Association shares great exercises for you and your horse while on the trail.

With the change in the weather, it’s a great time to get out of the arena and enjoy the trail. We all know that there is no better way to spend the day than just being out in nature with our horse and maybe spending time with friends. I often see people riding past my house to get to the state park. I have often observed these riders talking or even texting on their cell phones while riding along the trail.

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July 4th Marks Team USA Win in Youth World Games

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The Youth World Games wrapped up on July 4 with Team USA taking their second consecutive win, appropriately timed on Independence Day.

The week started with hunt-seat equitation, with Nadja Deniffel winning the class for Team United, a group made up of the alternate riders from various teams. Team USA placed second, with Andrea Nelson competing.

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Divorce and Pets

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Pets can provide unbelievable companionship and unconditional love for adults and children.  Animals such as dogs, cats and horses are considered personal property for divorce purposes and unfortunately can also be the subject of domestic violence.

In a divorce, pets must be awarded as part of the property division and therefore will usually go to one spouse or the other.  However, spouses can choose to co-own the pet going forward and create a visitation schedule for the pet.

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Troubleshooting Your Barn Construction

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Whether you’re a recreational rider, a professional trainer, or a breeder, chances are you’ve long dreamt of your perfect barn. Images of stunning equine palaces and charming rustic farms are filed away in your mind like pins on a Pinterest board. However, whether your barn is four stalls or forty, there are some common obstacles to turning those visions into reality.  We asked some barn construction experts for the best troubleshooting tips to keep your dream barn from becoming a barn building nightmare.

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Get a Barn Management Make-Over

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Whether your horses are weekend warriors in the hills or aiming for the next big competition, it can pay to give your barn a management make-over.  With every injury avoided and every minute of labor saved, you can focus on spending time with your horse rather than around your horse.

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