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Delving into the field of horses (literally) including equine art related topics.
Curated by Karen Bowden
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Horsepower for the Spirit

This is "FREEDOM RIDE" by Chuck Green on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them.
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Pictured above is Ginger! She is now enjoying a well deserved retirement from the Freedom Ride program. 

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How Smart Are Horses?

How Smart Are Horses? | Horses and Equine Related Info | Scoop.it
Researchers have shown that horses communicate flexibly with human caretakers depending on what specific knowledge those humans have — or lack. That's a big deal, says anthropologist Barbara J. King.
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Frederik, World’s Handsomest Horse, Totally Slays on ‘Late Show with Stephen Colbert’ | HORSE NATION

Frederik, World’s Handsomest Horse, Totally Slays on ‘Late Show with Stephen Colbert’ | HORSE NATION | Horses and Equine Related Info | Scoop.it
And yes, he did go right into the studio. Watch the clip -- and learn more about this weekend's upcoming Rolex Central Park Horse Show, at which Frederi
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Inside An Olympic Sport That Is Way Harder Than It Looks

Inside An Olympic Sport That Is Way Harder Than It Looks | Horses and Equine Related Info | Scoop.it
An interview with female equestrian Beezie Madden, Olympic medalist who will participate in Rio 2016.
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Lessons Learned: The Chestnut Mare, an Unexpected Partner | HORSE NATION

Lessons Learned: The Chestnut Mare, an Unexpected Partner | HORSE NATION | Horses and Equine Related Info | Scoop.it
While her own horse heals an injury on stall rest, adult amateur blogger Ainsley Jacobs is riding a lesson/resale mare named Ellie -- and while Ellie i
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Jane Savoie: Change Your Attitude

Once we are at a horse show there is very little that you have control over, but there is one VERY important thing you do have control over! In this video Ja...
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You can't control the things around you. But you can control yourself.

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Insurance employees get hands-on with horses to improve management skills - Horse & Hound

Insurance employees get hands-on with horses to improve management skills - Horse & Hound | Horses and Equine Related Info | Scoop.it
Equine trainer and H&H blogger Jason Webb helped host an equine assisted leadership day
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Emma Watson — and 5 others actors who have learnt to ride for films - Horse & Hound

Emma Watson — and 5 others actors who have learnt to ride for films - Horse & Hound | Horses and Equine Related Info | Scoop.it
After Emma Watson revealed that she learnt to ride for her role as Princess Kelsea Glynn in her upcoming film Queen Of The Tearling, we've dug out some other actors who have been put through their paces in the saddle
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Still Got It: Dressage at 92 Years Old!

Still Got It: Dressage at 92 Years Old! | Horses and Equine Related Info | Scoop.it

Ginny Wegener spent the first half of her life being a professional pilot and a horse show mom to her three daughters. But when the kids moved out, her equine adventure was just beginning.

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Meet the Family That Trains Civil War Horses…in 2015

Meet the Family That Trains Civil War Horses…in 2015 | Horses and Equine Related Info | Scoop.it
The Shipleys work hard to play hard, all while honoring history as mounted reenactors.
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Horsemanship In History - The Spanish Riding School

Horsemanship In History - The Spanish Riding School | Horses and Equine Related Info | Scoop.it

“The Spanish Riding School has some parallels to the natural horsemanship movement. An obvious horse training success story that shouldn't go unheeded.”


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CrossCountry App

CrossCountry App | Horses and Equine Related Info | Scoop.it
CrossCountry App helps event riders memorise their courses and ride to time. Map your course with GPS, automatically calculate your minute markers, add photos,videos and comments to reveiew before you ride
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10 Scary Things I Have Said to My Horse Show Husband | HORSE NATION

10 Scary Things I Have Said to My Horse Show Husband | HORSE NATION | Horses and Equine Related Info | Scoop.it
As listed by the man himself... I write a lot ABOUT the infamous "horse show husband," but the world rarely gets his perspective. Naturally silent, Wayn
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This article had me ROFLMHO (Rolling On Floor Laughing My Head Off). ENJOY!
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If Movie Riding Were More Like Real Life | HORSE NATION

If Movie Riding Were More Like Real Life | HORSE NATION | Horses and Equine Related Info | Scoop.it
"Heels DOWN." Yep, poking fun at movie and television horse scenes is a rite of passage for equestrians, but what if those scenes really were true t
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TV Schedule for Equestrian at the 2016 Olympics

TV Schedule for Equestrian at the 2016 Olympics | Horses and Equine Related Info | Scoop.it
You’ll be able to catch some of the equestrian events whether you have network TV or cable. Plus: how to watch online.
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Eventing individual and team dressage Day 1 morning session

Eventing individual and team dressage Day 1 morning session | Horses and Equine Related Info | Scoop.it
Watch the live stream of eventing individual and team dressage Day 1 morning session at the 2016 Rio Games.
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Coverage starts August 6.
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My Horse in 3D Starts Scanning and Printing Lifelike Horse and Pony Statues

My Horse in 3D Starts Scanning and Printing Lifelike Horse and Pony Statues | Horses and Equine Related Info | Scoop.it
Anyone who has experienced a close relationship with a pet knows that sentimental feeling, the one where your dog, cat, or any other domesticated creature feels like a part of your family, and likely will be until the end of time. 3D printing technology has offered us some viable ways to appreciate our beloved pets.
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My Microcosm: Wendover Place Open House

My Microcosm: Wendover Place Open House | Horses and Equine Related Info | Scoop.it
What happens at a horse barn open house? You can read my blog post to find out.
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Equus Film Festival Names 2015 Winnie Awards | HORSE NATION

Equus Film Festival Names 2015 Winnie Awards | HORSE NATION | Horses and Equine Related Info | Scoop.it
The "equestrian Oscars" were awarded at the conclusion of the 2015 Equus Film Festival in New York City in mid-November. Check out the list of winners and ...
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Who You Gonna Call?

Who You Gonna Call? | Horses and Equine Related Info | Scoop.it

"That’s right. During the Zombie Apocalypse, you are gonna want horse people on your team."

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'Inspirational' entries in creative competition | Horse and Country TV

'Inspirational' entries in creative competition | Horse and Country TV | Horses and Equine Related Info | Scoop.it

Hundreds of entries were received from all around the world in a creative competition to celebrate the Year of the Horse.

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Tons of Studying to Do? Then Get to the Barn, Now! Presented by Walsh

Tons of Studying to Do? Then Get to the Barn, Now! Presented by Walsh | Horses and Equine Related Info | Scoop.it

Hi everybody! Today, in the midst of all my academic stress, I really want to talk about how riding can actually improve your academics.

 

By Alexandra Meghji -16 year-old FEI Junior Dressage rider from Toronto, Ontario. 2014 Canadian National FEI Junior Champion. Represented Ontario/Canada at NAJYRC 2014, winning a silver team medal and bronze individual medal on PRE Iliado.

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"I think that goes to show that riding, or any kind of exercise for that matter, is important for your academics."

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USOC Awards William E. Simon Endowment to WEG Para-Dressage Athlete Roxanne Trunnell

USOC Awards William E. Simon Endowment to WEG Para-Dressage Athlete Roxanne Trunnell | Horses and Equine Related Info | Scoop.it
Roxanne Trunnell aboard Nice Touch at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games. Also in the photo is U.S. Chef D'Equipe Kai Handt. Photo (SusanJStickle.com) Rowlett, Texas. - - The United States Olympic Committee recently selected Para-Dressage athlete Roxanne Trunnell, 29, of Rowlett, Texas, for the William E. Simon Olympic Endowment for the Support of Athletes. The William E. Simon Olympic Endowment for the Support of Athletes was established in 1998 by Mr. William E. Simon, ...
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