October 2013

Chili and Chocolate Equine Seminar Series Nov. 13, 2013

Chili and Chocolate Equine Seminar Series
Sponsored by Old Waterloo Equine Clinic and CFC Farm and Home Center

Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 6:00 p.m.,  Fauquier County Fairgrounds, 6203 Old Auburn Road in Warrenton, VA

Alisha Oehling, DVM, Old Waterloo Equine Clinic, will discuss: “No Hoof No Horse”. At the base of everything is the hoof, so come learn how to keep it healthy and your horse sound.

Kathleen Crandall, PhD Equine Nutritionist, Kentucky Equine Research, will discuss: “Advanced Carbohydrate Control”



6:00: Manufacturer’s […]

Emma Kurtz Tops WIHS Pony Equitation Finals; Rosia and Wittig Win Regional Finals on the final day of the show, Sunday Oct. 27, 2013

The 55th annual Washington International Horse Show (WIHS) concluded competition at Verizon Center in downtown Washington D.C. on Sunday, October 27, with the presentation of championship awards in the pony hunter divisions.

Storyteller, owned by Samantha Kasowitz and ridden by Barbara Ann Merryman and Ashton Alexander, earned the Grand Pony Hunter Championship. Daisy Farish was named Best Child Rider on a Pony. The WIHS Pony Equitation Finals were also held in the afternoon with a win for […]

Results from Thursday, Oct 24, 2013 at the Washington International Horse Show

The 2013 Washington International Horse Show (WIHS) continued on Thursday with the first day of classes for the Junior Hunters and several International Open Jumper and Junior/Amateur-Owner Jumper classes at Verizon Center in Washington, D.C.

The International Open Jumpers had two classes with a win for Kent Farrington (USA) and Robin Parksy’s Blue Angel in the $33,000 International Open Jumper Welcome Stake. Top honors in the $20,000 Gambler’s Choice costume class went to Shane Sweetnam (IRL) […]

Results from Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013 at the Washington International Horse Show

Day two of the 2013 Washington International Horse Show (WIHS) featured the presentation of championship honors in the professional and amateur-owner hunter divisions at Verizon Center in downtown Washington D.C. on Wednesday. Kelley Farmer was named Leading Hunter Rider after earning the overall Grand Hunter Championship with Quotable. Romance won the Grand Green Hunter Championship with Peter Pletcher in the irons, and Becky Gochman and Sambalino and Daryl Portela and Winner each earned Grand Amateur-Owner […]

Day 7 Ticket Giveaway – Rendez-vous VIP passes to Cavalia!

We are happy to continue our 7 days of ticket giveaway! Today, Oct. 23, 2013 is our final day – 1 lucky fan will win 2 Rendez-Vous VIP tickets to Cavalia’s Odysseo. These tickets are amazing! Here is what you get:

Access to the private RENDEZ-VOUS VIP Lounge 90 minutes before the show, during the intermission and after the show
Center-row seats
VIP Pass
Buffet with a wide variety of complimentary foods served before the show
Wine, bubbly and beer at will
Dessert […]

Day 1 Results from the Washington International Horse Show – Abigael Kaufman Kaufman and Dudley MacFarlane Triumph in $10,000 Children’s and Adult Hunter Championships

The 55th annual Washington International Horse Show (WIHS) hosted its opening day at Verizon Center in downtown Washington, D.C. on Tuesday with a full day of hunter competition. The professional and amateur-owner riders showed throughout the day in the first classes of their divisions and will conclude their competition for championship honors on Wednesday. The children’s and adult hunter riders competed for their championships in the evening. The WIHS continues its six-day competition through Sunday, […]

Our Ticket Giveaway Day 5 – Win two Equine Extravaganza tickets

Day 5 – Win Two Tickets to the Equine Extravaganza

We are happy to continue our 7 days of ticket giveaway! Today, Oct. 21, 2013 – 1 lucky fan will win 2  Tickets to the Equine Extravaganza in Doswell, VA

It’s easy to enter:

1) Become a fan of our Facebook Page
2) Share and like our Ticket Contest Facebook post!*
3) Fill out our contest Entry Form. You only need to do this once during the contest (Your email will be added to receive our weekly […]

Cross Country Clinic on Oct. 27th with eventer Mark Combs

Sunday October 27th Lynn Haven Hounds will be hosting a Mark Combs clinic at Orange Springs Farm in Unionville, VA.  Mark’s expertise will focus on getting us comfortable mastering the jumping obstacles in the hunt field. He will take out groups of five and concentrate on navigating each jump safely. There will be approximately 5 riders in each session which will last 1 and 1/2 to two hours. We would like to have at least two sessions so please be […]

Day 4 of our Ticket Giveaway – 2 Tickets to the Washington International Horse Show


Our 7 Days of Ticket Giveaways continue with DAY 4 – One lucky winner will win two tickets to any performance of the Washington International Horse Show. Held at the Verizon Center from Oct. 22-27, the WIHS celebrates its 55th year in 2013. This championship event, drawing leading horses and riders from around the nation and the world, is one of the few remaining major metropolitan […]

Photos from The Event at Kelly’s Ford on Oct. 19, 2013

Thanks to Cynthia Pixley for sharing some of her awesome photos she took at the Event at Kellys Ford.