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Equestrian Sport

East Coast Dressage Series Announced
The Palm Beach Dressage Derby, PVDA Ride for Life, Children of the Americas Dressage Invitational and Freestyle 2010…Serious Fun collectively announce the creation of the Signature Dressage Series. From USEF. Read more >>

Equine Welfare

Legislators told of measures to prevent horse ‘soring’
New measures taken by the state to encourage good behavior in the world of Tennessee Walking Horse shows should be given a chance to work before considering tougher punishments for “soring,” state lawmakers were told Tuesday. From The Lexington Herald-Leader. Read more >>

In Other News

Maine horse farm gives back to local soldiers
On Veterans Day, many people will say thank you by attending parades and flying the flag, but a horse farm in Lyman, Maine, is giving back to local soldiers through a therapeutic riding program. From NECN. Read more >>

Scouts build shed for Equine Rescue
James Powell is closing in on his objective. As he works toward becoming an Eagle Scout, it was not only his mind and body that were at work but also his heart. From The Aiken Standard. Read more >>

Love of riding overpowered fear for crippled equestrian
Karen Brain cried tears of joy during a speech Monday about her love for horses and horseback riding to 4-H members and their families at Farmfair International. From The Edmonton Journal. Read more >>

Philharmonic brings Horsetails back for WEG
HorseMania 2010 isn’t the only equine-related art project that will ride again during the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games. From The Lexington Herald-Leader. Read more >>

Sacramento’s Horse-Friendly Urban Planning
Looking to revitalize empty alleys in Midtown Sacramento and cut down on crime, locals have come up with a novel solution. From NBC Bay Area. Read more >>

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