Feeding (Western) Performance Horses: Tips and Tricks

Keep them happy and healthy – that’s one of the main statements when it comes to performance horses or basically any animal. Feed can do a lot to achieve this status, but it can also cause damage. Feeding performance horses seems like a field with endless options and everyone has their own favorite products. However, there are some basic points you should know. Nutrionist Andre Migocki has answered our questions on how to feed performance horses, shared some advice one how what supplements might be useful and what to do if your performance horse has to take a break.

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New Podcast Episode feat. Alan Vincent

This episode kicks off a series about Amateur riders in Europe: We will be talking about their career, special horses and what shaped them as a horse person. Our first guest is AQHA and NSBA European Champion, Golden Series Winner and Quarter Horse breeder Alan Vincent from France.

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Neue Podcast-Folge feat. Linda Leckebusch-Stark

Wie trainiert man ein Jungpferd? Was kann ich tun, dass mein Jungpferd “bombproof” ist? Wann sollte man anreiten? Zu diesem Thema gibt es gefühlt eine Million Antworten, da es ebenso viele Meinungen gibt. In der aktuellen Podcast-Folge sprechen wir mit Linda Leckebusch-Stark über dieses Thema, die unter anderem mehrfache Deutsche Meisterin bei der EWU ist – und das vor allem in Jungpferde-Klassen.

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New Faces: Luca Kempfer

In our series “New Faces”, we introduce people that are new to the Western Riding industry in Europe – whether they show on the AQHA, APHA, ApHC, VWB or EWU circuit or any other association. This time, we’d like to introduce Luca Kemper, an AQHA Youth competitor. We talked to her about the first steps in our industry, her horse and her plans.

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Motivation for Equestrians

Ugh, the pandemic has been hard, right? If you feel like there’s hardly a light at the end of this “lockdown tunnel”, here are some strategies that might help you finding your motivation to practice – even if there’s no show season around the corner. (Good news is: It looks like there is…)

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