Kentucky Derby & Kentucky Oaks in Review

Article Provided by:  JK Shaw Kentucky Oaks Since 1875 the Kentucky Derby has been entertaining spectators with its pageantry and tradition and this weekend was no different. On Friday, under sunny skies, Catheryn Sophia, charged down the stretch in the 142 running of the $1 Million Longines Kentucky Oaks (G1) posting a 2-3/4 length victory over Land Over […]

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Where to watch the 2016 Kentucky Derby Livestream

Where can I watch the Kentucky Derby Online? This year’s Kentucky Derby is Saturday, May 7th at Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky If you are not attending the Kentucky Derby this year. These are questions you might have. Can you watch it LIVE online? Yes on but you will need to log-in with your cable, […]

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Mini Horse gets prosthetic hoof

Shine is fitted with a prosthetic hoof at Colorado State University’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital. (Courtesy of Colorado State University) Click below to read more… “Shine” the Mini Horse Gets a Prosthetic Hoof and a New Lease on Life

ASPCA Help a Horse Day is April 26, 2016

In honor of the ASPCA’s 150th Anniversary celebration this year, we have teamed up with actress and horse advocate, Beth Behrs—who recently adopted her own rescue horse, Belle—to spread the word about the ASPCA Help a Horse Day contest, which has been expanded to include a total of $100,000 in grant prizes. From Friday, April […]

TOP 5 Things to Know when hauling your horse!

A trailering trip can cause both stress and injury to your horse, if we aren’t careful. Our friends at Head to Head to Transport has provided us the TOP 5 tips to ensure your that horse arrives safe and with as little stress on the horse as possible. 1. Blanketing. Heat and humidity tend to […]

Common Causes of Skin Damage

Skin damage occurs as a result of infection. Skin care is vital, since there are various diseases associated with the skin, without proper care. In this article we will explore some common causes of skin damage. SUN RAYS The most important and common cause of skin damage are sun rays. The sun emits different rays, […]

Wild About Barns

Wild About Barns Ever driven past a grand old barn in the middle of Kansas and wondered what stories that barn could tell? We have! From historic barns that were once a hub for agriculture, to humble backyard barns that serve as shelter for retired show ponies, to state of the art training and breeding […]

Get Your Arabian Twin Calendar

Majus and Majician 2016 Calendar Total Horse Channel introduced you to Majus ZF and Majician ZF The miracle twin Arabian colts, born June 18, 2015.   Sired by Majd Alrabi out of PA A Magic Moment and bred by Zenith Farms in Delaware. Get your 2016 Calendar now for only $18.99 Video taken January 2016 Video […]

Total Horse – For Your Equine Needs

Year End Clearance Sale on all your Equine Needs It’s time for the largest Equine Clearance of the year at  Check out all all the great deals now! Equestrian Clearance – Everything you need for your horse or to treat yourself at bargain and clearance prices from the UK No.1 Equestrian retailer. The Equine […]

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American Pharoah Enters Record Books

American Pharoah enters record books as one of the greats American Pharoah ended his career on the racetrack in spectacular style on Saturday by completing the Grand Slam. The perfect finale was sealed with victory in the Breeders’ Cup Classic where he blew away the field by over six lengths. Bob Baffert’s runner wrote his […]

Breeders’ Cup Classic

Breeders’ Cup Championships Keeneland October 30 – 31st 2015 | Start Time:  4:00 pm EST | Lexington, Kentucky This years sold out Breeders’ Cup Championships is finally upon us!  Can American Pharoah win the Breeders’ Cup Classic Saturday?  A win would set a new precedence in horse racing.  The Grand Slam.  The Breeders Cup was originated […]

Mary’s Cranky Feeder

“Everybody who has it loves it!” Mary’s Cranky Feeder, CEO & Founder, Mary Leonard Many years ago Mary and her late husband leased a ranch just outside of Fraser, Colorado.  Known for having under 20 frost free days per year.  It’s was then Mary came up with the idea of “Mary’s Cranky Feeder” (patent pending) but never […]

The Hauling Community welcomes Head to Head Transport!

Head to Head Transport hits the road, primarily east of the Mississippi. Alf Batz has been around horses since 1988 and has been shipping since 1988. He specialized in shipping thousands of imports from quarantine to their destination. After 9/11 Alf took a 5 year break.  However, he continued working with horses and did some […]

Comparison Shopping For Your Equine Insurance?

COMPARISON SHOPPING FOR YOUR EQUINE INSURANCE? Smith-Embry Insurance Associates, Inc. can help you make the right decision. The basic insurance policy for your horse provides insurance for death resulting from an injury, illness or disease sustained during the policy term, including euthanasia if recommended by the attending veterinarian and agreed by the insurance company. Most […]

Tipping a Tipster – National Handicapping Championship

Tipping a Tipster: How Blackjack Can Help you in the National Handicapping Championship Betting on horses is a time-honored tradition around the world, but what about betting on people who are betting on horses? It’s generally accepted in gambling circles that everyone, regardless of their bottom-line, believes that they have the ability to pick a […]

Friesian Horse Inspection Sept. 25th

You’re Invited! The Friesian Horse Association of North America is proud to announce the 2015 Friesian Horse Inspection being held in Morristown, TN at the Walters State Expo Center. It is anticipated that more than 40 Friesian horses will be inspected on September Sept. 25th, 2015. The inspection will be conducted at 8:00 starting with an […]

Will this finally be Gosden’s year in the Arc?

John Gosden has enjoyed a hugely successful career as a trainer both in America and in Britain, with over 100 wins recorded at Grade One level. A look through the horse racing results will regularly bring up his name as the winning trainer, especially when it comes to Pattern races. Gosden has sent out winners […]

Stars align for Storm in the St Leger

Stars align for Storm in the St Leger The St Leger at Doncaster is the oldest, and final, British Classic of the season and this year’s running sees the offspring of former Epsom Derby winners as the leading contenders. Order Of St George is the ante-post favourite for the race with the likes of, […]

Gleneagles has Classic claims for O’Brien

Gleneagles has Classic claims for O’Brien Aidan O’Brien’s latest bid to win the Breeders’ Cup Classic will be led by his champion three-year-old Gleneagles in what could prove to be an enthralling duel with American Pharoah. The master of Ballydoyle has won a large chunk of the major Grade One races around the globe and […]

Pharoah should have one more run

Pharoah should have one more run American Pharoah’s shock defeat in the Travers Stakes has raised the prospect of the Triple Crown winner not being seen on a racetrack again, but it would be hasty to send him straight into retirement. After being caught close home by Keen Ice at Saratoga last weekend, owner Ahmed Zayat […]

Get Answers to Questions about Equine Insurance?

An interview with Beverly A. Smith of Smith-Embry Insurance Associates, Inc. Smith-Embry Insurance Associates Inc., was founded in 1991 and is dedicated to the insurance needs of the equine industry. As an independent insurance agency, Smith-Embry has access to many equine insurance markets enabling us to do the shopping for you.  We make sure we […]


Position: Barn Assistant Click Here to apply Job Details: Wind Song Farms is looking for quality workers to assist with the daily care of the horses and the facility. Qualified applicants should have experience working at a professional equestrian facility and working around horses. Daily job duties include: Feeding Cleaning Stalling Turn Outs Property maintenance Operating […]

Who loves manure?

If you are a horse owner or caretaker you may not love manure, but you better get use to it! When you talk about cleaning stalls faster and easier you cannot forget to mention the Equi-Tee Shake’n Forks® and Flex’n Forks®.  Industrial strength, Equi-Tee manure forks with distinctive yellow tines last for years, not days like budget […]

2015 Preakness Stakes

Post Position Draw for Saturday’s Preakness         Visit for more information Post 1  American Pharoah   Post 2  Dortmund   Post 3  Mr. Z   Post 4  Danzig Moon   Post 5  Tale of Verve   Post 6  Bobhisattva   Post 7  Diving Rod   Post 8  Firing Line  

Job Opportunities!

“State of the Art” Equestrian Facility in Florida seeks professional hard working employees to fill current job openings.  Looking for dependable, friendly people that enjoy horses and the outdoors.  Salary and housing discussed during interview.  Click Here to Apply      

Live Oak International

2015 Live Oak International Tentative Schedule Combined Driving & Show Jumping March 18th – 22nd 2015  For more than 20 years The Live Oak International has been the industry standard for Combined Driving competition welcoming leading drivers, trainers, coaches and owners from all over Europe and North America. They compete at Live Oak Plantation in […]

An Interview with Smith-Embry Equine Insurance

Equine Insurance with Smith-Embry We were lucky enough to briefly speak with Beverly Smith-Embry of Smith-Embry Insurance Associates Inc. today, during the start of the Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show, and occasion where Smith-Embry services a lot of clients as they travel to and from the show grounds in Arizona. Smith-Embry Insurance Associates Inc., was founded […]

Watch & Win! Magna Graduate Merchandise

Watch & Win! Magna Graduate Merchandise Watch & Win a Magna Graduate Hat! Like post and leave comment below!  Winner will be announced January 30th 2015. Magna Graduate, foaled April 26th 2002.  This handsome Kentucky bred Thoroughbred stallion earned over $2.5 million during his racing career.  Sired by Honor Grades out of the dam Peacock […]

Remembering Wildcat Heir

Wildcat Heir 2000 – 2015 Forest Wildcat  x Penniless Heiress, by Pentelicus Wildcat Heir was a very special horse. There was not a mean bone in his body and he loved interacting with people which is a rarity for a breeding stallion. His perfect balance made him a match for any type of mare, but more […]

Rules of a Racing Diva #6

Rules of a Racing Diva #6 Created by:  Off The Pace Horse Racing Cartoons Click Here for More Rules from Diva! Silks Room Attendant says to Horse: “No, Miss—I don’t believe I’ve seen that no-good, whipping jockey of yours…”

Lazy Luvah – Bay Roan Overo Stallion

Lazy Luvah: 2011 Bay Roan Overo Stallion Video Provided By:  BackstretchRunner Lazy Luvah is a 2011 bay roan overo stallion. He is a World Champion as well as a multiple futurity champion. He is also the winner of the 2014 APHA Honor Roll Champion 3YO Western Pleasure award. Lazy Luvah is sired by the exceptional […]

The Brass Ring – Christmas Production Auction

Christmas Production Auction The Brass Ring Thursday December 4th, 2014 8pm Central Time LIVE – Addis Online Auction Click Here – To view Catalog

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Rules of a Racing Diva: #5

Rules of a Racing Diva #5 Click Here for More Rules from Diva From:  Off The Pace Horse Racing Cartoon

Heritage – The Documentary

Heritage – Preserving The Foundation of the American Quarter Horse Coming November 21st! The American Quarter Horse originally gained popularity for its break-away speed, versatility, cow instincts, and good disposition. Unfortunately, after generations of breeding horses, the blood of the Foundation Quarter Horse Sires had been diluted and dispersed so widely that the legendary sires’ genetics […]

Survival in the Sport of Kings

WATCH THE SEASON ONE PREVIEW! Follow Parker Lightfield Farm, a small upstate New York Thoroughbred farm, on what it takes to survive in the Sport of Kings Survival in the Sport of Kings (SSOK) is a new web series that looks at the business, humor and emotional strain of what one small horse breeding farm […]

Brec Dressage Heads to Nationals!

BREC Dressage Tyra Vernon will be riding Florante YF (aka. Andy) and Waling M (aka. Troy). Heather Gram will be riding Carisbrooke’s El Dante (aka. Dante). About BREC (Big Rock Equestrian Center) Dressage: BREC Dressage is situated on 35 beautifully manicured acres in Ocala, FL. Exceptionally constructed, with the finest attention to detail, this state of the art […]

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