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The State of Florida has more than 500,000 horses and more than 60% are used for competition and recreation, ranking #3 in the US (as per 2005 National Horse Council Study ).

Florida is home to almost all breeds of horses, led by Thoroughbreds, Warmbloods, Quarter Horses and Arabians. Florida's equine champions are known all over the world.

The Florida horse industry annually generates product valued at $3 Billion, and has a total annual economic impact estimated at around $5.1 Billion.

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Breakthrough in Equine Reproduction: Live Foal Born After Embryo Biopsy, Vitrification and Transfer
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2014 FLORIDA WINTER HORSE SHOW RESULTS
WINTER EQUESTRIAN FESTIVAL , HITS OCALA , AMERICAN INVITATIONAL ,
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- 2014 World Equestrian Games, Caen, France -

August 31 - Extraordinary Auffarth leads Germany to dual Gold in Eventing
August 31 - The US Dream Team dominates the podium in the Individual Finals
August 29 - VALEGRO and CHARLOTTE DUJARDIN win WORLD GAMES DRESSAGE FREESTYLE GOLD, DAMON HILL SILVER, PARZIVAL BRONZE
August 28 - Great Britain Team remain unbeaten
August 28 - Endurance Team Gold for Spain
August 28 - Sheikh Hamdan wins Individual Gold in Endurance
August 28 - Christiansen wins her Fourth World Title in the Grade Ia Para Dressage
August 27 - Graves produces career performance in Grand Prix Special at 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games
August 26 - Germany World Dressage Team Champions - again
August 26 - U.S. Para-Equestrian Dressage athletes close out Team Tests at 214 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games
August 26 - Adequan U.S. Reining Team defends WEG Gold Medal
August 26 - U.S. produces strong performances to earn Fourth-Place finish in Dressage Team Championship at Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games
August 26 - News Flash: Adequan U.S. Reining Team wins Gold Medal at 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games
August 26 - USEF names nominated entry for 2014 FEI World Driving Championships for Singles
August 25 - USEF names Team and Individuals for the Land Rover U.S. Eventing Team for the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games
August 25 - Adequan U.S. Reining Squad impresses on Day One of the Team Competition and Individual Qualifier
August 25 - Young stars shine bright on first day of Para-Dressage Championship at 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games
August 25 - Lyle leads the way for U.S. on first day of Dressage Team Championship at Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games
Aug 24 - U.S. riders excited to kick off Para-Dressage Championship at Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games
August 24 - U.S. Dressage Team poised for strong performances at 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games
August 24 - Adequan U.S. Reining Squad ready to compete at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games
August 23 - U.S. athletes kick off 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games at historic opening ceremonies
August 20 - USEF names Combinations for 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games U.S. Vaulting Team
August 19 - Jayne substitutes for Engle as Traveling Reserve to Hermès U.S. Show Jumping Team for the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games
August 15 - USEF names Adequan U.S. Reining Squad for the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games
August 14 - USEF names 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games U.S. Dressage Team
August 13 - USEF names Hermès U.S. Show Jumping Team for the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games
August 13 - USEF names Combinations for 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games U.S. Driving Team
August 13 - USEF names Combinations for 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games U.S. Para-Equestrian Dressage Team
August 11 - USEF names 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games U.S. Endurance Team
August 1 - UPDATED: USEF names ranked alternates and traveling reserves for the squad for the Land Rover U.S. Eventing Team for the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games

 


Charlotte Dujardin & Valegro win Gold in the Freestyle and Grand Prix Special


Sandra Auffarth GER wins dual Gold in Eventing


US Reining Champions


SE Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohamed al Maktoum
wins Ind. Gold Endurance


Winning Para Dressage Team

 

August
August 31 - HAMPTON CLASSIC - Kevin Babington and Shorapur victorious In The $250,000 Hampton Classic Grand Prix
August 30 - HAMPTON CLASSIC - Colvin stars In Junior Hunter Ring at Hampton Classic
August 30 - HAMPTON CLASSIC - Ashe-Cawley captures $50,000 Douglas Elliman Grand Prix Qualifier at Hampton Classic
August 29 - HAMPTON CLASSIC - Kenny claims $15,000 Merrill Lynch Speed Derby at Hampton Classic
August 29 - USEF announces Second USEF/USET Foundation Dressage Pipeline Clinic of 2014
August 27 - HAMPTON CLASSIC - Barnhill, Stewart and Coles guide Hunter Champions At The Hampton Classic
August 27 - HAMPTON CLASSIC - Kenny jumps to Longines Rider Challenge Lead with Hampton Classic win
August 26 - HAMPTON CLASSIC - Leone and Moloney kick off Hampton Classic Jumper action
August 25 - USEF YOUNG HORSE - Ripline and Sanceo earn National Titles to close out 2014 Markel/USEF Young & Developing Horse Dressage National Championships, Cordiak takes top honors in USEF Dressage Seat Medal Final 14-18
August 24 - HAMPTON CLASSIC - Griffith scores in $50,000 Clear Channel Hunter Derby at the Hampton Classic
August 24 - HITS CULPEPER - Christina “Chrissy” Serio and Outsider top Devoucoux Hunter Prix at HITS Culpeper
August 24 - USEF YOUNG HORSE - Donatus, Emilion SA, Rosalut HF, and Checkmate earn National Titles at the 2014 Markel/USEF Young & Developing Horse Dressage National Championships
August 22 - USEF YOUNG HORSE - Hemmingway and Sanceo are unbeatable on Day Two of the 2014 Markel/USEF Young & Developing Horse Dressage National Championships
August 22 - USEF YOUNG HORSE - Rosalut NHF, Emilion SA, and Donatus clutch early leads at 2014 Markel/USEF Young & Developing Horse Dressage National Championships
August 18 - HITS CULPEPER - Manuel Torres guides Cinderella to second Grand Prix win
August 18 - SILVER OAK - Kevin Babington and Shorapur take top honors in $75,000 Agero Grand Prix as Silver Oak Jumper Tournament draws to a close
August 18 - BLUE GRASS KY - Brunello and Boyd defend USHJA International Hunter Derby Finals Title at Bluegrass Festival Horse Show
August 17 - BLUE GRASS KY - Small and Mighty Ammeretto takes top spot with David Beisel In $40,000 Bluegrass Festival Grand Prix
August 16 - KENTUCKY SUMMER - Back to back wins for Barrios in the $25,000 Hagyard Lexington Classic
August 16 - SILVER OAK - McCarthy finishes One-Two in Cross Insurance Speed Derby
August 15 - USHJA INT. HUNTER DERBY - Colvin takes top honors in the USHJA International Hunter Derby Championship Classic Hunter Round
August 14 - 2014 USHJA PRE-GREEN - Remarkable and Stewart Champions of 2014 USHJA Pre-Green Incentive Program
August 13 - 2014 USHJA PRE-GREEN - Barker and Owens take Blue in round 2 of the USHJA Pre-Green Incentive Championship
August 12 - 2014 USHJA PRE-GREEN - Tosh and Gotham take top spot In opening round of 2014 USHJA Pre-Green Incentive Championship
August 12 - Weber becomes Top Ranked FEI Four-in-Hand Driver
August 10 - US PONY FINALS - St. Jacques claims Gold Medal in Marshall & Sterling/US Pony Medal Finals to close out 2014 US Pony Finals
August 10 - VERMONT SUMMER - Alissa Kinsey takes all in $15,000 Child/Adult Classic in Vermont
August 9 - US PONY FINALS - Munson jumps clear to earn the 2014 Individual Championship at the US National Pony Jumper Championships
August 9 - US PONY FINALS - Blueberry Hill named 2014 Grand Champion at US Hunter Pony Championships, Finders-Keepers earns Regular Medium Hunter Pony Championship Title
August 9 - VERMONT SUMMER - Julie Welles and Twan triumph in $50,000 Vermont Grand Prix
August 8 - US PONY FINALS - Leon and For the Best receive Medium and Large Green Hunter Pony titles at 2014 US Hunter Pony Championship
August 8 - US PONY FINALS - United States Pony Club earns 2014 Team Championship at the US National Pony Jumper Championships during the 2014 US Pony Finals
August 8 - VERDEN, GERMANY - Petersborg's Qasanova improves to 12th at 2014 FEI World Breeding Championships for Dressage Young Horses
August 8 - NATIONS CUP - Hermès U.S. Show Jumping Team scores hat trick with victory in Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup at CSIO5* Dublin, young talents earn Fourth Place at CSIO3* Bratislava
August 7 - US PONY FINALS - Jayne and Blueberry Hill claim Small Regular Hunter Pony Championship at 2014 US Hunter Pony Championships
August 7 - VERDEN, GERMANY - Petersborg’s Qasanova completes Prize of Fa. ZEDAN at 2014 FEI World Breeding Championships for Dressage Young Horses
August 7 - US PONY FINALS - Smitten wins Small Green Hunter Championship at Pony Finals
August 7 - US PONY FINALS - Hudson and Smitten earn Championship titles at Day Two of 2014 US Pony Finals
August 6 - VERDEN, GERMANY - Johnson and Petersborg’s Qasanova eye top results at FEI World Breeding Championships for Dressage Young Horses
August 4 - HITS SAUGERTIES - Mark Q jumps Kevin Babington to redeeming win in $100,000 Strongid© C 2X™ Grand Prix
August 4 - VERMONT SUMMER - Danielle Torano takes all In $10,000 High Junior-Amateur Owner Classic in Vermont
August 4 - MILLBROOK - Laine Ashker makes it two in a row at Millbrook Horse Trials
August 4 - KENTUCKY SUMMER - Isabel Coleman and Pistol win WIHS/NAL Children's Jumper Classic at Kentucky Summer Classic
August 3 - HICKSTEAD - Wilcox earns Third-Place finish in Grand Prix Freestyle at CDIO3* Hickstead, Bateson-Chandler Seventh
August 3 - HICKSTEAD - Madden speeds to historic win in The Longines King George V Gold Cup at CSIO5* Hickstead
August 3 - KENTUCKY SUMMER - Barrios is best with Antares in $50,000 Kentucky Summer Grand Prix at Kentucky Summer Classic
August 2 - NATIONS CUP -
U.S. finishes Fourth in CDIO3* Hickstead’s FEI Nations Cup, Wilcox Second in Grand Prix Special
August 2 - NATIONS CUP - U.S. clinches back-to-back Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup victories with impressive win at CSIO5* Gijon
August 2 - HITS SAUGERTIES - Kevin Babington and Shorapur shine in $25,000 SmartPak Grand Prix in Saugerties
August 1 - MILLBROOK - Sharon White and Wundermaske lead after Dressage at Millbrook Horse Trials
August 1 - KENTUCKY SUMMER - Jay Land and Nepal nab High Amateur-Owner Jumper win at Kentucky Summer Classic
August 1 - AMHA to acquire and operate National Museum of the Morgan Horse
August 1 - NATIONS CUP - U.S. Team wins Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup of Great Britain
August 1 - NATIONS CUP
- Hermès U.S. Show Jumping Team victorious in CSIO5* Hickstead’s Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup of Great Britain
August 1
- KENTUCKY SUMMER - Shane Sweetnam and Bijzonder blaze to victory in $25,000 Hagyard Lexington Classic at Kentucky Summer Classic

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Vaccination can mean saving money and an equine life
Feb. 17 - Breakthrough in Equine Reproduction: Live Foal Born After Embryo Biopsy, Vitrification and Transfer
Top 10 Things to remember about Equine Parasite Resistance
Aug. 4 - Management Key to Preventing Heaves in Horses
April 2 - Study being conducted on Tying Up in Morgans
What Horse Owners Should Know About Strangles
Feb. 12 - Spring Tapeworm Control Important for Grazing Horses
Every Horse needs an Annual Dental Exam, says the American Association of Equine Practitioners
The Humane Society of the United States publishes comprehensive Guide on Caring for Horses
- Beware: Acorns can cause Colic and Founder By Martha Inks, Fort White, FL

UNITED STATES EQUESTRIAN FEDERATION "WEEK IN REVIEW" 2014: June 30 , June 23 , June 16 , June 9 , May 12 , May 5 , April 21 , April 14 , April 7 , March 31 , March 24 , March 17 , March 10 , March 3 , February 25 , February 18 , February 3 , January 21 , January 13 , January 6

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