Educational Seminars

October 2015

Nov. 19 Equine Education Seminar – Sponsored by C’ville Southern States and Blue Ridge Equine

Charlottesville Southern States Cooperative and Blue Ridge Equine Clinic are pleased to announce their fall Equine Educational Seminar. On November 19, 2015, at Restoration Restaurant in Crozet, Va.  With limited space, please RSVP early.
As always, there will be speakers on current topics, food, door prizes, new information and products, and much more. Dr. Kelly Giunta will speak on “Diagnosing lameness using lameness locator technology” and Dr. Bill Vandegrift will discuss “Hindgut ulcers and equine nutrition”.
With […]

August 2015

Enjoy the Ride Horse Fair – Aug. 29th at the Fauquier Fairgrounds

CFC Farm & Home Centers are celebrating the horse this summer with a brand new equine event, August 29, at the Fauquier Fairgrounds in Warrenton, VA
If you have attended any of the “Chili & Chocolate” series of educational seminars, you know that CFC is committed to presenting helpful information on equine nutrition, medical care, grooming and general welfare.  The Enjoy the Ride Horse Fair was created as a “hands-on” event, with local veterinarians presenting horse-care […]

VA State Fair announces Schedule of Equine Events – Sept. 25 – Oct. 4, 2015

From Sept. 25 through Oct. 4, fairgoers can enjoy an exciting array of equines from all over Virginia.
Draft horses will be pulling; miniature horses will be prancing; ranch horses will be pushing cattle. There will be drill teams and rodeo thrills. A Showcase of Breeds will educate and entertain. The fair’s annual Salute to Secretariat will pay homage to the legendary Triple Crown champion who was born at what’s now The Meadow Event Park.

“The State […]

Full Circle Equine Service offering Horseman’s Day on Sept. 26, 2015

Horseman’s day will be held September 26th from 10-4 at Full Circle Equine Service, Amissville Va. Topics offered are shock wave, Tui Na, wound treatment, chiropractic and acupuncture demonstrations, advanced topics with the farrier, and presentations on equine search and rescue, as well as body balance and fitness for the rider by Rock’N’Horse Fitness.  To sign up go to or call their office at 540-937-1754.

July 2015

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, Texas, and he is also taking his Fundamentals Clinics on the road for the first time since 2009. Spectators are welcome to attend the Fundamentals Clinics held on the road.

Fundamentals Clinic

Participants will gain first-hand knowledge on how to transform a stiff, heavy and unwilling horse into a soft, supple and cooperative partner, and learn […]

June 2015

“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 10 years.) Topics will include electrolytes, sponging, feeding, signs of distress, and anything you may have questions about. She is a wealth of information and has lots of tips and tricks that could help keep your horse cool, keep comfortable, […]

May 2015

Enter to Win a Spot in the Clinics! Enjoy the Ride Horse Fair – August 29th

Write an essay for a chance to win a spot in the clinics at the Enjoy the Ride Horse Fair, August 29, 2015 at the Fauquier Fairgrounds

April 2015

Cowboy Camp

On May 30-31, 2015 Cornerstone Horsemanship will be hosting a Cowboy Camp for rider’s who wish to introduce their horse to ranch work or improve upon their skills. Located at 5229 Homestead Trail, Reva, Virginia 22735 Cornerstone Horsemanship specializes in starting horses under saddle, ranch versatility, ranch horse pleasure, trail challenge, and stock horses. Cowboy Camp is a fun and informative weekend for riders of all levels to learn more about cowboy ranch work. No […]

March 2015

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

The largest group of horse enthusiasts are those whose interest is in trail riding or just riding for pleasure. Finding the right horse for these activities can be a costly and time-consuming process. The Great American Trail Horse Sale and Competition, held April 10–11, at the Virginia Horse Center in Lexington, Va., caters specifically to the trail and recreational rider. This will be the 15th year for this unique, annual horse auction. They will be […]

Extreme Mustang Makeover March 27-28 during the Va Horse Festival

The Extreme Mustang Makeover, presented by the Mustang Heritage Foundation and the Bureau of Land Management’s Wild Horse and Burro Program, will be featured at the Virginia Horse Festival held at the Meadow Event Park in Doswell, VA, March 27-28.

Youth and adult trainers picked up Mustang geldings in November and spent the winter preparing the horses for the event. The geldings, which were virtually untouched by humans, represent wild horse herds located all over the […]