March 2014

Wendy Murdoch Clinic March 8, 2014

Trainer Wendy Murdoch will host a clinic on March 8, 2014, at Evergreen Farm in Berryville, Va. She will discuss the Murdoch Method for horses and riders to reach their full potential. Cost is $145 for 45-minute to 1 hour session; auditors, $15/person (each rider may bring 1 auditor for no cost). No audio or video equipment allowed; Coggins presented day of clinic. Contact Evergreen Farm to reserve a spot: ( or call 540.955.0529; […]

February 2014

Senior Horse Care Management Feb. 20, 2014

Join Dr. Jay Joyce from Total Equine Veterinary Associates on Feb. 20, 2014 for discussion about senior horse management with topics including nutrition, skin, dental, parasites, endocrine, and athletics at Morven Park in Leesburg, Va. Free! RSVP: 703.777.2890 or email (website

Equine Demonstration Feb. 8, 2014

Horseman’s Day at Rockin J Ranch in Amissville, Va., will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and hosted by Dr. Jana Froeling. Demonstrations including dental, farrier, and shockwave; horse skulls; and practical knowledge, such as intravenous and temperature administration, and checking teeth. Cost is $50 per person; call to reserve a space (540.937.1754) or visit

January 2014

Equine Educational Seminars at Morven Park this winter

January 16 will be the day for the first of three seminars at Morven Park with Dr. Jay Joyce of Total Equine Vets. This seminar is full but you can still register for the Feb. 20th or March 20th session.

The Feb. 20, 2014 seminar will address Senior Horse Management – Maintaining the health of older equines.

On March 20, 2014 the seminar will cover the Biomechanics of Equine Movement – Form and Function.

The seminars start at 7pm in the Hofmann Classroom at the Morven Park Equestrian Center. 41793 Tutt Lane, Leesburg, VA


Equine Emergencies Seminar on Feb. 6, 2014

Join Rappahannock Equine on February 6, 2014 for an evening of fun and learning! We are pleased to offer our clients an education seminar on Equine Emergencies with Dr. Mark Crisman. Dr. Crisman is a veterinarian who is board certified in Internal Medicine and served on the faculty of the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine for 23 years. Dr. Crisman is currently working with Zoetis and will be speaking about common equine emergencies and […]

December 2013

Full Circle Equine Service is having Horseman’s Day Demo in Amissville Feb. 8, 2014

SAVE THE DATE!!  February 8th, 2014 from 10-3 (with an open session with the DVMs from 3-4 PM)!

Demo’s including but not limited to:

*Dentistry:  Learn how to check the condition of a horse’s teeth so you know when action is needed.  We’ll also be doing an actual dental float.

*Farrier:  What you should look for when it comes to basic hoof health and care.

*Practical Knowledge:  Learn how to do IV administration, taking temperatures, general horse care, etc.

***Fee is $50 per person.  Contact the […]

November 2013

Register now for a Univ. of MD seminar on Equine Massage Therapy on Nov. 14, 2013 in Hurlock, MD

Equine Sports Massage Therapy is a great way to help your horse perform at its best.  Join the University of Maryland Extension to learn how with proper nutrition and muscle conditioning, a sports massage can help benefit your horse’s performance.  Selecting the correct feed and types of hay for the performance horse will also be discussed.   A hands on demonstration of equine sports massage will be given by Annie Trice, ESMT.

Light refreshments will be […]

Excitement at the Equine Extravaganza!

The Virginia Equine Extravaganza opened Friday, Nov. 1st at The Meadow Event Park in Doswell, VA. Held at the birthplace of the racing legend Secretariat, the event showcases clinics, demonstrations, performances, and vendors for all things equestrian.

Some of the highlights of the expo this year include a new one-hour documentary, Penny and Red: The Life of Secretariat’s Owner, which premiers Saturday at the Meadow Pavilion at 7 p.m. The “gypsy acrobatic equestrian show” Ma’Ceo […]

October 2013

Equine Extravaganza starts tomorrow, Nov. 1-3, 2013

Don’t miss the all new, exciting Equine Extravaganza at the Meadow Event Park in Doswell, VA. The schedule is full of great clinicians including Julie Goodnight, Ken McNabb, Jane Savoie, Brock and Leisha Griffith, Dr. Robert Miller, and lots more. Be sure to check out the ad in Horse Talk for a coupon worth $3 off the general admission. For schedule and more information go to

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”



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