• WIHS Announces Exciting News for 2015

    WIHS Announces Exciting News for 2015

    The Washington International Horse Show (WIHS), the country’s premier metropolitan indoor horse show, announces exciting news for its 57th annual event, which will take place October 20-25, 2015, at Verizon Center in Washington, D.C. The […]

  • 5 things you can do to “Keep Your Farrier Happy!”

    5 things you can do to “Keep Your Farrier Happy!”

    If you have been around horses for any length of time, you know the old saying: ‘No hoof, no horse.’ Hoof problems can come from many sources – poor nutrition, genetics, or environment. For the […]

  • Local Individual riders and teams score well at IEA Nationals

    Local Individual riders and teams score well at IEA Nationals

    On April 24 - 26, 2015 in Wellington Florida, 396 of the nation’s leading middle school and high school equestrians competed for the Interscholastic Equestrian Association (IEA) National Finals.

  • First 2015 Case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis reported in Virginia

    First 2015 Case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis reported in Virginia

    The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) has confirmed the first case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) in a Virginia horse this year. The horse, a 12-year-old miniature mare, was from Chesapeake and […]

Recent News and Upcoming Events

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WIHS Announces Exciting News for 2015

The Washington International Horse Show (WIHS), the country’s premier metropolitan indoor horse show, announces exciting news for its 57th annual […]

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5 things you can do to “Keep Your Farrier Happy!”

If you have been around horses for any length of time, you know the old saying: ‘No hoof, no horse.’ […]

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2015 Clinton Anderson Clinic Schedule with Sept. Clinic in Frankfort, KY

Renowned horseman Clinton Anderson is instructing three levels of horsemanship clinics this year at the Downunder Horsemanship Ranch in Stephenville, […]

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Local Individual riders and teams score well at IEA Nationals

On April 24 - 26, 2015 in Wellington Florida, 396 of the nation’s leading middle school and high school equestrians competed for the Interscholastic Equestrian Association (IEA) National Finals.

First 2015 Case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis reported in Virginia

The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) has confirmed the first case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) in […]

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48 Acre Equestrian Estate for sale in the heart of Maryland Hunt Country

48+ ACREAGE WITH Large main house with a detached in-law suite w/office in St. Leonard, Maryland in the Heart of […]

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Our July/August Issue is available online and in stores!

Hot off the presses! The July/August 2015 issue is now available to view online and at your local tack store, […]

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“Too Hot to Ride?” Seminar

Hot weather have you worried about riding your horse and his/her health? The Nokesville Horse Society, Inc. will be hosting on July […]

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Shenandoah Trail Riders and Horseman’s Association 500th Trail Ride

STRHA is a fun group of horse folks who love to ride the trails of the Shenandoah Valley. In celebrating their […]

July Events

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48 Acre Equestrian Estate for sale in the heart of Maryland Hunt Country

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48+ ACREAGE WITH Large main house with a detached in-law suite w/office in St. Leonard, Maryland in the Heart of Hunt Country in […]

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Bellemount Stables looks forward to meeting you in 2015

May 16th, 2015|Comments Off

Bellemount Stables offers many amenities to the horse enthusiast.  Once an antebellum plantation circa 1810, Bellemount Stables is owned and operated by trainer Erin […]

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Canterbury Farm – An Equestrian Paradise in Christiansburg, Va

May 15th, 2015|Comments Off

One of a kind horse farm on 45.8 acres in Christiansburg, VA. Custom built 12 stall center aisle barn w/tongue & groove pine walls, wash area w/hot & cold water, hay storage

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Clean and Dry Horse Blankets – Only $18 cleaning for all turnouts and blankets until May 31

May 6th, 2015|Comments Off

Take advantage of our $18 cleaning special for all turnouts and blankets if dropped off or picked up by May 31.

Keeping your horse […]

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10 acre horse farm for sale just outside Asheville, NC

May 2nd, 2015|Comments Off

Ten acres of beautiful pasture with an immaculate spacious ranch house move-in ready. This handcrafted eight stall barn is perfect with a tack room, office, and feed stall.

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Clinton Anderson brings Walkabout Tour to VA Horse Center on August 22-23, 2015

May 1st, 2015|Comments Off

The Walkabout Tour featuring clinician Clinton Anderson is coming to the VA Horse Center in Lexington Virginia on August 22-23, 2015. The two-day event offers […]

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Touch Point Farm has shows, camps and more!

March 26th, 2015|Comments Off

Touch Point Farm is a beautiful equine facility located in Culpeper, VA. Offering Boarding, Lessons, Training, Horse Shows and Summer Camp for 2015.

Touch Point Farm offers quality riding instruction […]

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The Great American Trail Horse Sale is on April 10-11, 2015

March 18th, 2015|Comments Off

The largest group of horse enthusiasts are those whose interest is in trail riding or just riding for pleasure. Finding the right horse […]

Equine Health

  • 5 things you can do to “Keep Your Farrier Happy!”

    5 things you can do to “Keep Your Farrier Happy!”

    If you have been around horses for any length of time, you know the old saying: ‘No hoof, no horse.’ Hoof problems can come from many sources – poor nutrition, genetics, or environment. For the […]

  • First 2015 Case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis reported in Virginia

    First 2015 Case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis reported in Virginia

    The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) has confirmed the first case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) in a Virginia horse this year. The horse, a 12-year-old miniature mare, was from Chesapeake and […]

  • “Too Hot to Ride?” Seminar

    “Too Hot to Ride?” Seminar

    Hot weather have you worried about riding your horse and his/her health? The Nokesville Horse Society, Inc. will be hosting on July 8th a seminar with speaker Jennifer Supinger (a local equestrian that was an endurance racer for […]

  • Dealing With Flies

    Dealing With Flies

    Dealing with flies is an unfortunate consequence to owning horses. They can drive our horses mad if we let them. There are 120,000 different species of flies around the world, but luckily only seven of […]

  • Make Your Horse a No-Fly Zone

    Make Your Horse a No-Fly Zone

    The long, cold winter is behind us. Spring is here, and suddenly your horse is plagued by flies, gnats, mosquitoes and ticks. What’s a caring horse owner to do? Here are five ways in which […]

  • Equine Herpesvirus Myeloencephalopathy (EHM) confirmed in a Virginia horse

    Equine Herpesvirus Myeloencephalopathy (EHM) confirmed in a Virginia horse

    Friday, May 29, 2015 - All horses at the Prince William County equine riding school facility are being monitored. They remain afebrile and healthy.