Stampede of Love

Stampede of Love Established in 2002 by Tara & Mary Needham, Stampede Of Love is 501(c)(3) non-profit group that focuses on the use of miniature horses for Animal Assisted Therapy (AAT). What is Animal Assisted Therapy? It’s the wonderful mode of bringing pets and people together for healthy interaction. The benefits are countless. Medical research […]

Equine Protozoal Myeloencephalitis (EPM)

Equine Protozoal Myeloencephalitis (EPM) Equine Protozoal Myeloencephalitis, commonly known as EPM, is a disease that affects the central nervous system of a horse. EPM is caused by the single-celled, parasitic, protozoan organism, Sarcocystis neurona (shown to be the primary causative agent for EPM). Through a complicated life cycle this protozoa eventually resides in the horse’s […]

Equine Protozoal Myeloencephalitis (EPM)

Equine Protozoal Myeloencephalitis (EPM) By: Excel Supplements Equine Protozoal Myeloencephalitis, commonly known as EPM, is a disease that affects the central nervous system of a horse. EPM is caused by the single-celled, parasitic, protozoan organism, Sarcocystis neurona (shown to be the primary causative agent for EPM). Through a complicated life cycle this protozoa eventually resides […]

Equine Emergency Kit

Horses seem to follow one law, Murphy’s. If it can go wrong, it will! Horses are always finding ways to hurt themselves whether it be a minor scrape, or a more serious life-threatening injury. It is our responsibility as horse owners and caretakers to be prepared for these events in a multitude of situations and […]

Equine Emergency Kit

Equine Emergency Kit By: Lara Schroer Horses seem to follow one law, Murphy’s, if it can go wrong it will. Horses are always finding ways to hurt themselves whether it be a minor scrape, or a more serious life-threatening injury. It is our responsibility as horse owners and caretakers to be prepared for these events […]

10 Questions About Equine Insurance Answered

To most horse owners, these beautiful accident-prone creatures are more than just a pet or a hobby. They’re our children! Insuring your beloved equine friend is an important way to protect what you love. This article will help answer some basic questions you may have about insuring your equine. 1. What does equine insurance cover? […]

Vitamin E Facts and Myths

Horses of different life stages and work levels require different levels of nutrition. One thing in common among all horses is their basic nutritional requirements. Water, forage, and minerals are necessary for all equines to thrive regardless of their lifestyle. As a horse’s work level increases, we often find ourselves needing to supplement their diets […]

Vitamin E Facts and Myths

Vitamin E Facts And Myths By: Lara Schroer Horses of different life stages and work levels require different levels of nutrition. One thing in common among all horses is their basic nutritional requirements. Water, forage, and minerals are necessary for all equines to thrive regardless of their lifestyle. As a horse’s work level increases, we […]

Sponsored Rider, Ronan Moloney!

Ronan Moloney was born and raised in County Offaly, Ireland, where he began his career by breaking and preparing horses for foxhunting, racing, and steeplechasing. He moved to the USA in 2002 and started working preparing Thoroughbreds for the track in Millbrook NY. A few years after that, Ronan and his wife Kristy moved to […]

What’s In Your Feed Room?

Hello! My name is Nicole Mandracchia and I have been a head groom/rider/manager/assistant on the A-show circuit for over ten years. I have worked for many different individuals during that time period, including Grand Prix rider Robin Rost Brown, FEI four-in-hand driver James Fairclough, top equitation trainer Val Renihan, and top hunter rider Amanda Steege. […]