EQUUS: The Horse Owner’s Resource
Welcome to EQUUS, the magazine more horse owners turn to for advice and information. EQUUS covers all breeds and riding disciplines. Our main interest is providing important information about horses in the most interesting and enjoyable way possible. Each quarter the EQUUS team presents the latest on equine research, horse care information and training techniques—it’s a must-read for people dedicated to their horses and the equestrian lifestyle.
What You Need To Know
34-year-old Quarter Horse is named School Horse of the Year
The gelding, named Oakie, received the title from the Camp Horsemanship Association for his work with Girl Scouts in Houston, Texas.
Mustang Heritage Foundation (MHF) announces its first 2022 Extreme Mustang Makeover
Participants will have 100 days with an untouched horse prior to the competition in late April in Ocala, Florida; Applications are open now through December 6.
Award-winning Mustang documentary premieres on streaming services
"The Mustangs: America's Wild Horses," featuring music by Bruce Springsteen and Willie Nelson, will be available on Apple TV and Amazon Prime starting November 23.
Prestigious eventing competition names official charity for next year
The Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation has been named Official Charity of 2022 Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event presented by MARS Equestrian and will receive a portion of the proceeds from a charity dinner.
Videos of "innovative" equine behavior sought
Researchers are looking for videos of horses exhibiting unusual behaviors to feature in a YouTube discussion of studies exploring equine problem solving and innovation.
Study confirms riding is a viable mobility treatment for cerebral palsy
The South Korean study shows that functional mobility in children with cerebral palsy can be improved through physical interaction with horses.
Barrel Racing Magazine launched by the Equine Network
Barrel Racing Magazine shares transformative barrel racing content from the industry’s leading horsemen and horsewomen to help riders of all skill levels achieve their goals in this explosive sport.
Researchers finally pinpoint the origins of the modern domestic horse
The results of a large-scale international genomic study confirm that ancient horses on the steppes of Russia are the ancestors of the horses we know today.
Stall-bar entrapment: Living a horseowner's nightmare
After a freak accident leaves a young gelding dangling in his stall by a single fetlock, his survival and recovery are far from assured.
All about horse hay
You probably handle hay every day, but how much do you really know about the dried forage you feed your horses? Here are the facts about the foundation of equine diets.
Meet the new equine "Cast Members" at Disneyland
Five horses recently arrived at the park's Circle D ranch to begin training for jobs at the iconic theme park.
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