Pasta Pomodoro

By Mike Edgar The ideal way to serve a hard-working crew of cowboys and girls. INGREDIENTS Dry pasta of your choice x 500 grams 9 Red Tomatoes Chopped 2 Shallots Sliced 3 Cloves of Garlic, Chopped ½ Cup Olive Oil ¼ Cup White Wine 2 Tbsp. Dry Oregano 1 Tbsp. Salt 1 Tbsp. Black Pepper […]

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Yoga for What Ails You

BY SALLY BISHOP Horse people are typically active beings, whether it be from riding, or any of the other variety of tasks around the barn that are required for a horse’s upkeep. Chances are there may be an old injury that (especially during this time of year,) creeps up to remind you of its presence. […]

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Skijordue2: Fast Horses & Fearless Fashion

Saturday February 10th saw fringe fly and fondue served at the second annual Skijordue presented by Skijor Canada & The Alberta Skijor Society. Billed as “THE social event of the Alberta Foothills” Skijordue brought “a blistering blend of snow, speed, cheese, gritty cowboys, gnarly freeriders, fur- fringe & fashionistas” to the Calgary Polo Club. Over […]

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Equine Connection: Working with the Horse as the Teacher

Equine Connection is empowering people to change their lives while working with the horse. Located near Calgary, Alberta, Equine Connection is a multi-faceted organization that focuses on the many ways using the horse as a teacher through Equine Assisted Learning can help people build the skills to change their lives. Equine Assisted Learning is a […]

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EQUI-BUSINESS – True Life Stories of Success

“Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do.” – Pele Last month on the Equi-Business blog, we talked about obtaining financial lending in pursuit of an equine property goal. We began with the reality that the equine […]

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Red Deer is the Proud New Home to the Canadian Finals Rodeo 

Article courtesy of the Canadian Pro Rodeo Association January 16 | Red Deer, AB — Tonight, hundreds of people turned out in anticipation to hear the major announcement that sparked huge social media attention when the invitation was sent out this past Friday.  The room was filled with excitement from beginning to end with video […]

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The Richest 2-Year-Old Futurity in Canada

The Manitoba Superhorse 50/50, held in Brandon, Manitoba, is an innovative futurity format that celebrates the Quarter Horse breed and is billed as the richest two year old western horse futurity in Canada. The organization has been running successfully for the past 27 years and continues to grow with exhibitors coming across Canada for a […]

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7th Annual SK Equine Expo

The 7th Annual Saskatchewan Equine Expo takes place February 15-18, 2018 at Prairieland Park in Saskatoon, SK. Together volunteers from Saskatchewan Horse Federation, the Western College of Veterinary Medicine, various equine breed groups and the staff of Prairieland Park work together to facilitate this annual event. The event presents equine related lectures, presentations, demonstrations, entertainment […]

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Praise Hemp for the Performance Horse

There is a lot of talk about hemp oil as the new “it” supplement in the equine world. Praise Hemp, a division of Hempco, is working hand-in-hand with top veterinarians to deliver the best hemp-based supplement on the market today. So why choose hemp for your equine partner? As a relatively new food to western […]

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