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Equine Affaire: Always the Ultimate Equestrian Getaway


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On Our Cover: Tommie Turvey with horses Ace and Joker. By Howard Schatzberg

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Mallary South Arena Mallary South


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Versatile Horse & Rider Competition Qualifying Round

Mickie Bowen Combined Driving for Heroes: Using Driving as Therapy for Disabled Drivers & Veterans

Young Arena Young Building

Troy Green Achieving & Maintaining Optimal Body Control in the Western Pleasure Horse

Breed Demonstration Breed Demonstration Connie Combs An Easy Approach to Barrel Racing: Using Squares to Perfect Your Turns

Diane Carney Strategies & Techniques for Riding a Hunter Derby Course

Breed Demonstration Breed Demonstration Mickie Bowen Techniques for Improving Your Reinsmanship & Driving Performance in the Show Ring

Guy McLean Starting the Young Horse: From Preparing on the Ground to a Successful First Ride

Stacy Westfall Three Shoulder-control Exercises for Improving & Advancing Your Horse’s Steering

Breed Demonstration Breed Demonstration Connie Combs Barrel Racing: Using Barrel Pattern Exercises to Keep Your Horse Moving Correctly

Breed Demonstration Breed Demonstration Diane Carney Perfecting the Horse & Rider’s Balance When Jumping Equitation Courses

Julie Goodnight Classical Principles of Riding: Understanding Your Horse’s Balance & Movement & How to Influence It with the Use of Your Aids Tommie Turvey Mastering the Art of Liberty Training

Troy Green Making the Most of Your Pattern Classes for Western or Hunt Seat Horses: Executing Horsemanship Maneuvers Such as Spins, Turns, Extensions of Gait, Square Corners, Etc. Steve Edwards Why Does My Donkey or Mule Do That?: Understanding Donkey & Mule Behavior & Thought Processes

Breed Demonstration Julie Goodnight Riding Rhythms: Controlling Your Horse's Speed & Rhythm without Pulling on the Reins

Guy McLean Developing the Assets of Control & Mutual Understanding Both under Tack & at Liberty

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Eastern States Exposition | W. Springfield, MA | Nov. 7-10, 2013 Demo Ring Mallary North

Nutrena Seminar Stage Better Living Center

Youth Pavilion Mallary South

Angelo Telatin Modifying Your Horse’s Behavior with Clicker Training

Julie Cyra Evaluating Quality & Fit in Saddles & Tack: How to Spend Less on More!

Brooke Sheridan Tricks of the Trade: Grooming & Clipping Miniature Horses for Show Breed Segment

Josh Noone Shoeing Options: Identifying the Differences between Shoeing for Dressage vs. Jumper, Western Pleasure vs. Reining, Trail Riding, Etc. Chad McGee, DVM Lameness Exams: Identifying Where Your Horse’s Pain May Be Originating

Stacy Westfall On the Road: Preparing for a Short or Long Trailer Ride & Monitoring Your Horse during Travel

David Thind Equine Biomechanics 101: How Your Horse Moves

Melissa Gleick Including Your Horse in Your Estate Plan: Ensuring the Horse Is Well Cared for after the Owner Passes Away

Terry Jenkins Nibbles & Neighs: Making Your Own Horse Treats

Roger Lauze Disaster Preparedness: Introduction to Large Animal Rescue Techniques

David Thind The Nuts & Bolts of Correct Equine Locomotion: How Your Horse Should Move

Steve Edwards Selecting & Fitting Saddles, Bits & Tack for Mules & Donkeys

Kelly Montanye I Can Do It: Using Horses to Build Confidence & Independence in Children & Adults with Disabilities

David Thind Equestrian Biomechanics: Properly Aligning the Rider's Body in order to Allow Our Horses to Better Do Their Job

Josh Noone Laminitis Intervention: Treating Acute & Chronic Founder from a Farrier’s Perspective

Chad McGee, DVM Recognizing an Emergency & Knowing When to Call the Vet Breed Segment

Betsey Reeves Greener Pastures: Techniques for Creating, Evaluating & Maintaining Healthy Pastures

Abigail Nemic Bloxsom Business from Scratch: Why You Might Try a Team Approach vs. Launching an Equine Business Yourself

Tommie Turvey Having Fun with Your Horse during Training

Brooke Sheridan Clipping Secrets: Behind the Scenes Tips for Efficiently & Effectively Body Clipping Your Horse

Eitan Beth-Halachmy In Depth Details about the Gaits, the Court & the Tests for Cowboy Dressage

Troy Green Weighing the Options to Buy or Lease a Horse or Pony

Connie Combs Natural & Balanced Barrel Racing: Q & A Forum for Barrel Racers

Scott Lombard Insight on How to Select & Maximize Your Farm Insurance Policy

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Celebrity Horse Introduction Celebrity Horse Introduction

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Julie Goodnight Canter Departures & Collection: Stepping into the Canter Smoothly, Nailing Your Lead & Shortening the Stride

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Breed Demonstration Craig Cameron Ponying: Techniques for Training a Horse from Another Horse’s Back

Mallary South Arena Mallary South Daniel Stewart Pressure Proof Your Jumping: Learning to Control Pressure, Distractions, Doubt & Show Ring Jitters with “Playground” Exercises

Stacy Westfall Teaching Whoa from Beginning to Bridleless

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Young Arena Young Building Troy Green Achieving & Maintaining Optimal Rhythm & Lift in the Western Pleasure Horse’s Stride Clay Maier Line It Up: An Overview of Long-Lining Equipment, Safety Tips & Training Applications Mickie Bowen Harnesses & Carriages: Fitting the Harness to Your Horse, Putting to & Driving Basics

Breed Demonstration Guy McLean Starting the Young Horse & Growing the Young Mind: Progressing to More Advanced Moves on the Ground & under Saddle Breed Demonstration Stacy Westfall Improving the Reining Horse: Teaching & Perfecting Neck Reining & Spinning

Breed Demonstration Pam Goodrich Lateral Dressage Movements: An Explanation of the Aids, Purpose, Common Evasions & Corrections

Versatile Horse & Rider Competition

Breed Demonstration Pam Goodrich Defining & Developing Balance in the Dressage Horse from Young Horses to Advanced Levels

Championship Round

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Breed Demonstration Julie Goodnight Troubleshooting Bratty Behavior: Establishing Control When Your Horse Refuses Your Directives

Daniel Stewart Pressure Proof Your Show Jumping: Learning to Control Pressure, Distractions, Doubt & Show Ring Jitters with “Zipper” Exercises

Steve Edwards Outlining the Communication Differences between a Mule, Horse or Donkey & How to Adjust Your Training Approach for Each Eitan Beth-Halachmy Introduction to Cowboy Dressage: Understanding the Court, Concepts & Mission of this New Discipline

Guy McLean Creating the All-Around Horse: Identifying the Performance Requirements of Many Disciplines & How to Utilize More of the Horse’s Mind & Body through a Consistent Training Method Troy Green The Importance of Horsemanship: Showing Your Hunt Seat Horse to Your Best Advantage

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Eastern States Exposition | W. Springfield, MA | Nov. 7-10, 2013 Demo Ring Mallary North

Nutrena Seminar Stage Better Living Center

Youth Pavilion Mallary South

Kim Baur Using Acupressure to Treat Neck & Back Pain in the Horse

Melissa Haskell, DVM Bellyaches: How to Detect, Treat & Prevent Gastric Ulcers in Your Horse

Melissa Mazan, DVM & Carl Kirker-Head, DVM Ask a Vet Q&A Forum

Heidi Potter Improving Your Sense of Feel on the Reins to More Effectively & Efficiently Communicate with Your Horse Mike Carpenter Considerations for Working with Draft Horses

Scott Lombard Insight on How to Get the Most out of Your Horse Insurance Policy

Ken McNabb Selecting a Child Safe Horse

Denise Pontbriand Riding & Aging: The Importance of Maintaining Proper Posture, Strength & Flexibility

Tommie Turvey Tricks of the Trade: How to “Make” Your Horse Do What You Desire

Wade Tenney, DVM Using Diagnostic Imaging to Detect Pain or Injury Prior to the Horse Exhibiting Clinical Signs

Terry Jenkins & The Canadian Cowgirls Bingo!: How Well Do You Know Common Horse Vocabulary? Breed Segment STICK HORSE RODEO

Terry Jenkins From the Eyes of a Cowgirl: Insight into a Performer’s Life on the Road

Abigail Nemic Bloxsom Setting Your Compass: Exploring the Power of a Strong Identity for Business & Individuals and Learning Why a Brand Is More than Logos & Colors Mickie Bowen Suitability of the Carriage, Harness & Horse for Show or Recreational Driving

Kim Baur Acupressure for Joint Care: Managing the Shoulder, Hip & Stifle Joints

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Denise Pontbriand Barn Ergonomics: Making Daily Barn Chores More Body Friendly & Reducing the Risk of Injury

Melissa Haskell, DVM Defining Equine Endocrine Disorders: Cushing’s Disease vs. Equine Metabolic Syndrome (EMS)

Patricia Provost, DVM Degrees of Lameness: Distinguishing between a Minor or Major Injury

Heidi Potter Agility for Horses: Working with Your Horse in a Fun, Competitive Setting over Obstacles

Craig Cameron Bosals, Bits & More: Selecting a Bit & Other Equipment to Meet the Needs of Your Horse & Discipline

Abigail Nemic Bloxsom Tightening the Belt: Keeping An Equestrian Business Profitable in a Challenging Economy

Celebrity Horse Introduction Celebrity Horse Introduction Intercollegiate Horse Show Association Show Ring Fashion & Equipment Trends on a Budget Breed Segment Angelo Telatin Click & Reward: Using Clicker Training to Train Your Horse Breed Segment Steve Edwards Is a Mule or Donkey Right for You?


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Breed Demonstration Breed Demonstration Stacy Westfall Bridleless Riding: How Less Hand & More Leg Can Help Guide Your Horse

Breed Demonstration Breed Demonstration Ken McNabb From Foundation to Finish: Putting the Pieces Together to Create a Finished Horse

Breed Demonstration Guy McLean Developing the Individual Horse: Bringing the Best out of Every Horse from the Over Active Athlete to the Head of the Pasture to the Under Achiever

Breed Demonstration Breed Demonstration Jan Ebeling Structuring Your Dressage Training Sessions Successfully: Techniques for Riders Working Independently to Progress from Training Level Through FEI

Phillip Dutton Flatwork for the Jumping Horse: Creating a Solid Foundation of Balance,

Breed Demonstration Breed Demonstration Craig Cameron Exercises to Develop the Handiness & Workability of the Horse Using Flexion, Flexibility & Control

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Rhythm & Adjustability

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Breed Demonstration Ken McNabb Ground Work for Improving Your Horse’s Bad Manners

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Phillip Dutton Cross Country Training Exercises for Eventers

Mallary South Arena Mallary South Guy McLean Advancing the Young Horse— Time to Go to Work: Testing the Level of the Young Horse’s Understanding

Young Arena Young Building Mark Bolender Mountain Trail: Approaching Trail Obstacles from the Ground

Clay Maier Introduction to Long-lining & Safe Techniques: Developing Reinsmanship Skills for Future Applications

Mark Bolender Mountain Trail: Building Boldness & Confidence in Navigating Obstacles When Mounted

Tommie Turvey Using Trick Training as a Discipline

Eitan Beth-Halachmy Advice for Correctly Executing Cowboy Dressage Tests

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Breed Demonstration Breed Demonstration Jan Ebeling Using Transitions to Improve Your Dressage Horse from Training Level to Grand Prix

Clay Maier Advanced Long-Lining Techniques: Developing Topline & Lateral Movements Geno Middleton Why, Where, When & How: Avoiding the Most Common Training Mistakes in Easy Gaited Horses

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Eastern States Exposition | W. Springfield, MA | Nov. 7-10, 2013 Demo Ring Mallary North

Nutrena Seminar Stage Better Living Center

Betsey Reeves Helmet, Vest, Boots!: Safety Equipment & Safe Practices for Working with Horses for All Disciplines

Allan Hamilton, MD Listen to the Horses!: Are Humans Ready to Become a Digital “Herd”?

Geno Middleton Proper Selection, Fit & Adjustment of Tack for the Gaited Horse

Daniel Stewart Equestrian Sport Psychology: Improving Your Confidence, Success, Focus & Enjoyment When Riding & Showing

Heidi Potter Retraining the Cinchy or Girthy Horse to Stand Quietly & Calmly When Saddled

Juliet Getty, PhD Weight Loss the Right Way: Feeding Plans to Keep Your Horse Healthy while Avoiding Excess Pounds Allan Hamilton, MD Five Lessons You Can Learn from Your Horse: A Scientific Look at How Horses Train Us

Paula Monte, DVM, CVA Using Acupuncture & Chiropractic Care as Complements to Traditional Veterinary Medicine Roger Lauze Large Animal Rescue Techniques: What To Do with a Horse That’s Down

Daniel Stewart Equestrian Sport Psychology: Controlling Pressure, Distractions & Show Ring Jitters While Riding & Showing

Steve Edwards You Think You Want to Buy A Donkey Or Mule? Separating Myths from Truth

Juliet Getty, PhD Aging Well: Insights into the Aging Horse & How to Help Him Look, Feel & Act as Young as Possible

Allan Hamilton, MD The 10 Most Important Things You Can Teach Your Horse to Keep You Safe

Bridget Imparato Managing Your Child or Student’s Equestrian Career to Increase the Chances of Competing in College & Receiving Scholarships

Karin Bump A Tool Kit for Incorporating Opportunities for More Natural Behavior into Your Horse’s Daily Routine

Tommie Turvey Behind the Scenes: Training Horses for Appearances in Movies & on Television

Paula Monte, DVM, CVA Optimizing Your Horse’s Comfort & Performance with Chiropractic & Acupuncture

Ginger Kathrens The Do's & Don'ts of Adopting a Wild Horse

Youth Pavilion Mallary South

Julie Goodnight How to Handle Feet Safely & Train Your Horse to Stand Quietly while You Handle His Feet Breed Segment Bridget Imparato Finding an Equestrian College & How to Increase Your Chances of Being Recruited Breed Segment Ginger Kathrens Adventures with Cloud Breed Segment STICK HORSE RODEO

Celebrity Horse Introduction Celebrity Horse Introduction Alfred University Transitioning from an Interscholastic to Intercollegiate Riding Team Breed Segment United States Pony Club Tack Room Makeover: Creating Functional Organization in Small Spaces Breed Segment Heidi Potter Come On Down: Teaching Your Horse to Lower & Tilt Its Nose for Haltering & Bridling Breed Segment STICK HORSE RODEO

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Phillip Dutton Phillip Dutton Improving the Jumping Improving the Jumping Horse & Rider with Horse & Rider with Gymnastic Exercises Gymnastic Exercises

Mallary South Arena Mallary Complex Mallary South Arena Mallary Complex Ken McNabb Ken McNabb Developing Control through Developing Control through Lateral Movement: Lateral Movement: Communicating by Using Your Communicating by Using Your Hands, Seat & Legs

Young Arena Young YoungBuilding Arena Young Building Mark Bolender Mark Bolender Mastering & Judging Mastering & Judging Mountain Trail Classes: Mountain Trail Classes: Knowing What the Judge Is Knowing What the Judge Is Looking for & Moving Looking for & Moving through Obstacles with through Obstacles with Finesse

Ginger Kathrens Ginger Kathrens of the Stallions Cloud: Challenge Cloud: Challenge of the The Continuing Saga of Stallions a The Continuing Legendary Wild Saga Horseof a

Jan Ebeling Jan Tips Ebeling for Young Riders Tips for Young Ridersin the Aspiring to Compete Aspiring to Compete in the Upper Levels of Competition


Julie Cyra Julie Cyra of Saddle Fitting: The Physics The Physics of Saddle Assessing Your Horse’sFitting: Back, Assessing YourPositioning, Horse’s Back, Correct Saddle Fit, Correct Saddle Positioning, Fit, Etc.

Breed Demonstration Breed Demonstration Breed Breed Demonstration Demonstration Jan Jan Ebeling Ebeling Correctly Riding Riding & & Utilizing Utilizing HalfCorrectly HalfHalts In In Your Your Dressage Dressage Training Training Halts

Geno Middleton Geno Middleton Understanding, Understanding, Distinguishing, & & Correcting Distinguishing, Correcting the the Gaits Gaits in in Easy Easy Gaited Gaited Horses Horses

Guy McLean Guy McLean Quietway Quietway Horsemanship: Horsemanship: The The Psychology of of Working Working with with a a Psychology Team of Horses, Team of Horses, Each Each with with Individual Personalities Personalities Individual

Juliet Getty, PhD Karin Bump Whole & Useful Alternative Feeds: FindingFoods Valid & Horse Considering&More Balanced, LessInformation Resources: How to Than-Traditional Feed Sources Navigate Your Way through the Era

Breed Segment Breed Segment United States Polo Assn. United States Polo Assn. Chukkers, Chukkers, Balls, Balls, Mallets Mallets & & More!: An An Introduction Introduction to to Polo Polo More!: Equipment & Rules Equipment & Rules Breed Segment Breed Segment

Melissa Haskell, DVM Melissa Haskell, DVM Always Be Prepared: Essential Always Essential First AidBe KitPrepared: Items for Your First Aid Kit Items for Your Barn or Trailer

Karin Bump Juliet FindingGetty, Valid PhD & Useful Horse Whole Foods AlternativeHow Feeds: Information && Resources: to Considering More Balanced, LessNavigate Your Way through the Era Than-Traditional Feed Sources of Information Overload

Marty Marty Whittle Whittle Yoga for for Equestrians: Yoga Equestrians: Exercises Exercises to to Improve Improve Balance Balance in the Equestrian

Dave Roche Dave Roche Trail Guide: Guide: Tips Trail Tips for for Making Making the the Most of Most of Your Your Trail Trail Ride Ride or or Camping Camping Outing

Julie Goodnight Your Horse's Point Point of of View: View: Your Horse's A A Look Look at at Your Your Horse's Horse's Natural Natural Behavior Behavior & & What What He He Thinks Thinks of of You You

Juliet Getty, PhD Understanding Horse Digestion–It’s Digestion–It’s Understanding Horse Just Just Plain Plain Different: Different: Feeding Feeding Your Your Horse Horse the the Way Way Nature Nature & & Physiology Physiology Intend Intend Him Him to to Eat Eat

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Breed Demonstration Breed Demonstration Breed Breed Demonstration Demonstration Stacy Stacy Westfall Westfall The Three Three Stages Stages of of Hip Hip The Control—The Foundation Foundation Control—The for Lead Changes


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Breed Breed Demonstration Demonstration Phillip Dutton Phillip Dutton Eventing: Training Eventing: Training on on Related Jump Lines

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United States Polo Assn. Polo 101: An Informative & United States Polo Assn. Instructional Game& Polo 101: AnDemo Informative

Instructional Demo Game Craig Cameron Craig TrailerCameron Loading 101: Trailer Loading 101: to Teaching Your Horse Teaching Your&Horse to Load Willingly Calmly

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Breed Breed Demonstration Demonstration Breed Demonstration Breed Demonstration Ken McNabb McNabb Ken Overcoming Spooky Obstacles: Helping Your Horse Develop Confidence

Breed Demonstration Breed Demonstration Breed Demonstration

Breed Demonstration Jan Ebeling Jan Ebeling Preparing the Dressage Horse Preparing Dressage Horse at a Show:the Promoting Success at a Show: in the ShowPromoting Ring with Success Warm-Up in the Show & Test RidingRing Tipswith Warm-Up

Craig Cameron Craig Cameronthe Understanding Understanding the Progression of Bits: When & Progression of Bits: When & How to Use Them in Your How to Use Them in Your Training Training

Tommie Turvey Tommie Trick Training: Doing the Impossible

Eitan Beth-Halchmy Eitan Beth-Halchmy Learning Learning Cowboy Cowboy Dressage Dressage Maneuvers Maneuvers including including Circles, Bends, Straight Circles, Bends, Straight Lines & More Lines & More Geno Middleton Geno Middleton Achieving the Proper Achieving Proper Headset inthe Easy Gaited Headset in Easy Gaited Horses


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Nutrena Seminar Stage Better Living Center Nutrena Seminar Stage

Youth Pavilion MallaryPavilion South Youth

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Dave Roche Dave Small Roche Tips for Big Rewards: Horse Camping Checklist: Navigating on the Trail & in the What to Pack & How to Set Up Wilderness

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Ginger Kathrens Ginger Kathrens How to become a Better Equine How to becomeOutstanding a Better Equine Photographer: Horse Photographer: Photographs &Outstanding Video Made Horse Easy

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UMASS 4H UMASS 4HOwn Polo Wraps, Make Your Make Your OwnTechniques Polo Wraps, Plus Wrapping Plus Wrapping Techniques for Every Day Schooling & for Every Day Schooling & First Aid Applications First Aid Applications Breed Breed Segment Segment Celebrity Celebrity Horse Horse Introduction Introduction Celebrity Horse Celebrity Introduction Kelly Montanye What Is Therapeutic Riding?: Introduction to Adaptations & Exercises Breed Segment Breed Segment STICK STICK HORSE HORSE RODEO RODEO

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Marty Whittle Marty Whittle Yoga for Equestrians: Yoga for Equestrians: Exercises to Improve Strength Exercises Strength & FlexibilitytoinImprove the Equestrian

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Event Location Eastern States Exposition 1305 Memorial Avenue West Springfield, MA 01089

Event Dates Thursday–Sunday, November 7-10, 2013

Event Hours Thursday–Saturday: 9:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Sunday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Equine Affaire’s signature musical celebration of the horse, the Fantasia, will take place Thursday, Friday, and Saturday in the coliseum. This special equine musical revue will feature a star-studded lineup of professional equestrian performers and exceptional horses, choreographed to a wide variety of musical styles. The show begins at 8:00 p.m.; doors will open at 7:30 p.m. A separate ticket is required. The 2013 Fantasia promises to be an evening of entertainment you won’t want to miss! Choose your own seats by ordering at Visa, MasterCard, and Discover are accepted.


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Admission General admission to Equine Affaire includes access to all clinics, seminars, and demonstrations. Call 740-845-0085 to order your tickets, or order online at Adults:

Daily: Four-day Pass:

$15 $50

Children, Ages 7–10:



Children 6 & Under:


Adult admission includes a free event program while supplies last. Tickets are available in advance and at the door. However, it’s cash only at the door. Eastern States Exposition will charge for parking. No refunds. No pets.

Contact Information Equine Affaire, Inc. 2720 State Route 56 SW London, OH 43140 Phone: 740-845-0085 Fax: 740-845-2879 Mon–Fri 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET

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Equine Affaire Always the Ultimate Equestrian Getaway THE MAGIC OF EQUINE AFFAIRE will return to the Eastern States Exposition in West Springfield, MA, on November 7-10, and it’s not too early to begin making plans with family and friends to attend autumn’s ultimate equestrian getaway in New England. With the best of equine-related shopping, an unparalleled educational program, outstanding horses representing dozens of breeds, and topof-the line equestrian

entertainment, the 2013 Equine Affaire will once again provide avid horse people from throughout the United States and Canada with more than a few reasons to venture to western Massachusetts.

The Program

What do world and national champions, Olympians, Pan Am, and World Equestrian Games competitors, Large “R” judges, United States Equestrian Team members, horse trainers with television shows, and other distinguished equestrians do when they are not training horses, competing, judging, producing videos, writing books, and working with their own clients? Conduct clinics at Equine Affaire! As has been true in past years, the roster of exceptional horsemen who will be presenting sessions at the 2013 Equine Affaire in West Springfield reads like a Who’s Who of equestrian sports. Whether you wish to garner advice for starting a new horse, are embarking on a new discipline, are seeking ways to improve your relationship with Stacy Westfall will return to Equine Affaire to your current horse, or are striving share her knowledge about training and reining. 14


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to enhance your performance in the competitive arena, you’ll discover clinicians and clinics at Equine Affaire that will help you reach your equestrian goals. Equine Affaire offers rare opportunities not only to attend clinics by some of the foremost horsemen in the world but also to meet and speak with these equestrian stars at their exhibit booths in the trade show between sessions. The clinicians who will teach “general” training and horsemanship topics this November possess diverse backgrounds as equestrians and will provide a variety of approaches to basic horse training and horsemanship. These clinicians will include Guy McLean, Ken McNabb, Stacy Westfall, Craig Cameron, and Julie Goodnight. Those who will be teaching within English disciplines will include Jan Ebeling and Pam Goodrich (dressage), Phillip Dutton (eventing), Diane Carney (hunters and jumpers), Mickie Bowen (driving), Troy Green (hunter under saddle), Daniel Stewart (equestrian sports psychology over fences), and Clay Maier (long lining). Several western disciplines will be well-represented by Stacy Westfall (reining), Connie Combs (barrel racing), Troy Green (western pleasure), Eitan Beth-Halachmy (cowboy dressage), and Mark Bolender (extreme trail competition). Clinicians who will be

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focusing on the training of horses of specific breeds will be Steve Edwards (donkeys and mules) and Geno Middleton (easy gaited breeds). The program of the 2013 Equine Affaire will be rounded out with sessions on polo as well as clinics on trick horse training conducted by Tommie Turvey. A full schedule of seminars and hands-on demonstrations conducted at the demo ring and Nutrena Seminar Stage will complement the action taking place in the clinic arenas. Veterinarians, authors, trainers, and other industry professionals will share their knowledge on topics of relevance to all horse people—and present information ranging from the “basics” of horse care to cutting edge technology and veterinary medicine.

The Shopping Shopping on the Internet can be quick and easy, but it simply can’t compare with the shopping experience at Equine Affaire! Where else but Equine Affaire can you interact with 475 vendors of equine and equestrian products in one convenient location? Equine Affaire’s unparalleled trade show will bring together exhibitors from every corner of the equine industry allowing you to see, evaluate, try on, and buy the items you’ve heard of, read about in magazines, and viewed small pictures of online. Forego online chats with far-off company reps and interact with knowledgeable Equine Affaire vendors who will provide personal assistance and answers to your questions on the spot. At Equine Affaire you can spend four days wandering a trade show that will fill five trade show halls and learn about a wide range of equine products and services from tack, apparel, and how-to DVDs to insurance, arena footing, feeds, supplements, and equine-related art. If a new horse trailer is in your future, spend time with knowledgeable representatives of most major trailer brands and gain a real understanding of differences in construction, features, and costs. Meet with barn, farm equipment, stall, or fencing company professionals and get the facts you need to create a new equestrian facility or improve the one you have. You’ll find an array of interesting new products for you and your horse in the New Product Showcase in the Mallary South—and 16


Above: Equine Affaire offers unique opportunities to ride with some of the best clinicians as part of their Ride With The Best Program. Left: Craig Cameron will be one of the featured clinicians at the event in November.

have a chance to get ahead on your holiday shopping while taking advantage of season-end savings offered by many exhibitors.

The Horses Equine Affaire is all about horses—and horses take center stage and soak up the attention of adoring admirers in Equine Affaire’s impressive Breed Pavilion and Horse & Farm Exhibits. Horses representing nearly 40 breeds from throughout the world are expected to participate in exhibits and demonstrations throughout the four days of the event, and enthusiastic representatives of a wealth of breed associations will be on hand in the Breed Pavilion to share information about the virtues of their breeds, association activities, and horses for sale. Stop by and visit with a rotating cast of stallions, mares, and geldings in the Breed Pavilion and discover the breed that is the best fit for your equestrian pursuits. Extensive Horse and Farm Exhibits featured within C-Barn will complement

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the Breed Pavilion by providing attendees opportunities to interact and consult with individual horse owners, trainers, and facility managers about horses for sale, stallions at stud, training services, and boarding facilities located throughout the region.

Focusing on Young Riders At Equine Affaire the next generation of horsemen and women have a special place to call their own: the Youth Pavilion. This diverse, kid-friendly pavilion features loads of interesting youth-related exhibits, hands-on activities, breed demonstrations, and instructional demos presented by many of Equine Affaire’s top clinicians. The Youth Pavilion will be an interactive outlet for horse-crazy children as well as a place for more serious young riders to hone their skills. Fun activities for the youngest horse fans will include the Wahl Clipper Corp Stick Horse Rodeo and the Coloring Book of Breeds (presented by Wild Horsefeathers) while older kids may rise to the challenges of the equine trivia quest. The Youth Pavilion will also feature the Celebrity Horse Showcase where kids and their parents will come nose to nose with famous horses giving children the chance to meet true equine stars.

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The Versatile Horse & Rider Competition Returns Yes, we listen to what Equine Affaire attendees have to say. In response to a huge demand that we bring back the Versatile Horse & Rider Competition (aka VHRC) to Equine Affaire in New England, we’ve added the race back into the schedule. As veteran Equine Affaire goers know, the VHRC is a fastpaced, timed and judged race through an obstacle course that is designed not only to push horse and rider teams out of their traditional “comfort zones,” but also to test communication between horse and rider and the horsemanship skills and athletic abilities of each competing team. Thirty pre-selected horse and rider teams will compete for the title of “2013 Massachusetts Versatile Horse & Rider Competition Champion” and $5,500 in cash and other prizes. “The Versatile Horse & Rider Competition has become an incredibly popular feature of Equine Affaire,” explained Eugenia Snyder, “I think that part of the appeal is the fun of watching riders who are willing to put their riding skills on the line in front of a large audience—and part is the unspoken educational element of the race. Riders in the audience find themselves empathizing with contestants as they approach difficult obstacles and experience success or failure in working their

horses through the course. The race is as much of an educational experience as a source of entertainment because you inevitably learn a lot by observing different approaches to the same obstacles and the horsemanship skills of dozens of riders on horses of a wide variety of breeds.” The qualifying rounds for this year’s competition will be conducted on Thursday morning, and the top 10 teams will advance to the finals, which will take place Friday afternoon in the coliseum.

Equine Affaire’s Versatile Horse & Rider Competition offers a chance at $5,500 in cash and other prizes.

The Fantasia…a Perfect Ending to a Perfect Day

Equine Affaire’s magical, mystical, musical celebration of the horse known as the Fantasia will once again delight audiences of horse lovers young and old on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights in the coliseum at Equine Affaire. After a heavy-duty day of attending clinics and shopping, what better way to spend the evening than settling into a seat with family and friends to enjoy some of the best equine and equestrian performers in the nation? Fantasia goers can expect performances running the gamut from classical to modern Pam Goodrich will be at Equine Affaire this November to share her and from dramatic knowledge of dressage. to dramatically 18


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funny as they are taken on a journey across a variety of disciplines. Doors to the event will open at 7:30 p.m.; each show will begin at 8:00 p.m. and last approximately two hours. A separate ticket is required for the Fantasia, and ticket prices range from $12 to $24 (plus a $2.75 shipping and seat selection fee per ticket). Advance tickets for the Fantasia are available online (where you may consult a seating chart and select your seats) or by calling Equine Affaire at 740-8450085 weekdays from 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. EST. Advance ticket sales will end October 20; any tickets not sold in advance will be available for purchase at the Information Booth in the Better Living Center beginning at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 7 at Equine Affaire. Tickets for this popular event go quickly—so place your order soon to secure the seats you want for the night you want to attend!

Join the Team Do you want to work with great people on a great event? It takes a lot of talented and dedicated individuals to make Equine Affaire happen each year, and we’re always looking for new volunteers to assist our full-time staff

before and during the event. Volunteers sign up for specific “jobs,” work twohour shifts, and earn free admission and an event souvenir. For information on volunteering, visit equineaffaire. com, click on the Massachusetts event, and follow the Participate link to the Volunteer tab or contact our Volunteer Coordinator, Cindy Southward, at or 740-845-0085 ext. 102. Get your application in soon; volunteers are scheduled in the order applications are received.

Gearing up for Equine Affaire 2013 Visit to start planning your getaway to the 48th Equine Affaire. Read more about the roster of presenters, plan the schedule of sessions you want to attend, apply to ride in one or more clinics, and find out if the VHRC is right for you. Get a head start on your shopping plans by visiting our exhibitor links, check out Equine Affaire’s volunteer program, and take a minute to sign up to win a prize in the free online raffle. Download forms, order tickets, and research a full range

of host hotels. And, if you don’t have web access or if you have a question, give us a call at 740-845-0085, from Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST. Equine Affaire’s staff is happy to answer your questions and provide assistance. Ticket sales at Equine Affaire will begin at 8:30 each morning of the event, and the gates and doors to the show will open at 9:00 a.m. Adult admission will be $15/day or $50 for a four-day pass. Admission for children age 7-10 will be $8/day, and kids six and under will be admitted for free. There’s no repetition of sessions within Equine Affaire’s program and the four-day ticket represents a $10 savings off of the daily admission rate, so you may want to take in all four days of the show. Advance tickets are available for purchase through October 20 online at or by phone at 740-845-0085 Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST using Visa, MasterCard, or Discover. You may also download a mail-in ticket order form from our website to send with a check. Cash only at the gates; the Eastern States

Exposition will charge for parking. Equine Affaire’s host hotels are offering special discounted rates during the event, and camping with hookups is available right at the Eastern States Exposition on a first-come, firstserved basis beginning at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 6.

Generous Sponsors Make Equine Affaire Possible All of the unique and affordable horse-related opportunities available at Equine Affaire are made possible through the generous sponsorship of dozens of equine-related companies and organizations. Without this sponsorship support, it would not be possible to present an event of the size and caliber of Equine Affaire and keep admission prices so affordable. We extend our sincere thanks to Ariat, Farnam, Light ‘N Lasting Vinyl Jump Equipment, Nutrena, Nutramax Laboratories, Horizon Structures, Southern States Cooperative, and the many other companies that have endorsed the educational mission of Equine Affaire through their sponsorships.

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Equine Affaire’s Fantasia A “Must See” for Horse Lovers Young and Old Equine Affaire’s legendary musical celebration of the horse—the Fantasia—will provide the perfect ending to a busy day of learning, shopping, and reveling in all things horse-related at Equine Affaire in West Springfield, MA, this November. As the entertainment “cornerstone” of Equine Affaire’s remarkable program of activities for horse lovers of all ages, the Fantasia is always an uplifting and special reminder of why we are intrigued by horses. Where else can you feel the power of huge draft horse rigs thundering through the arena, be amazed by the precision riding of a first-class equestrian drill team, be inspired by the precise movements of a Grand Prix dressage horse and rider, be enthralled by the stunning beauty of Friesians and engaging spirit of Icelandics, and witness the incredible intelligence of highly-trained trick horses in just one night? The 2013 Fantasia will take place at 8:00 p.m. on Thursday through Saturday, November 7-9 in the coliseum at the Eastern States Exposition in West Springfield, MA. Tickets are already on sale for this hugely popular event, so it’s time to plan ahead to gather with friends and family members to take in an evening of incredible entertainment and special performances by exceptional horses and riders from all corners of the country.

What to Expect Put a lot of great horses, great riders, great music, and an energized audience of diehard horse lovers in one coliseum and—voila!—you have all the ingredients for the Fantasia. “The 2013 Fantasia will feature a blend of comedy, drama, fast-paced action, remarkable horsemanship, and amazing horses,” explains Eugenia Snyder, the president of Equine Affaire. “We are very pleased to welcome back Clay Maier from Lexington, KY, who will be performing a beautiful pas de deux in addition to an impressive tandem driving routine with his sensational Friesians.” Other performers will include the award-winning Canadian Cowgirls drill team, the Vermont-based Silver Maple Icelandics, and the incomparable equestrian performer Guy McLean and his equine companions. “We have several special acts in development for this year’s show and several special performers that we hope to keep secret pre-event,” continues Snyder. “The element of surprise is part of what makes the Fantasia so much fun. Let’s just say that there will be a mix of Grand Prix dressage, high jumping, reining, docking, Roman riding, and at least one famous horse that will make us all laugh when he outsmarts his famous trainer. It’s going to be a great

The incomparable equestrian performer, Guy McLean, will be returning to show-off for the crowd.

night with a lot of variety and a show that horse lovers won’t want to miss.”

The Ticket Rush Is On! Tickets for the Fantasia range in price from $12 to $25 plus a shipping/seat selection fee. Advance tickets may be purchased through October 20 online with a credit card (Visa, MasterCard, Discover) at or by calling 740-845-0085. Any tickets not sold in advance will go on sale at Equine Affaire at the Information Booth in the Better Living Center beginning at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 7.

[LEFT] The award-winning Canadian Cowgirls drill team will be just one of the many exciting acts at this year’s Fantasia. [RIGHT] The 2013 Fantasia will feature a blend of comedy, drama, fast-paced action, remarkable horsemanship, and amazing horses.


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Enter the Equine Affaire Raffle EQUINE AFFAIRE WILL AGAIN HOLD ITS POPULAR FREE raffle offering exceptional prizes for all equestrians. This year you can enter to win an Imperial Silver Show Saddle by TOUGH 1 by Silver Royal from JT International Dist., Inc.; an Optimus Puissance Close Contact English Saddle by Shires from Crop & Carrot Tack Shop Inc.; free feed for a year from Triple Crown Nutrition, Inc.; and free bedding for a year from Best Cob, LLC. Keep your favorite equine warm with a blanket package from Bit of Britain or enjoy a framed fine art print of the 2013 Official Equine Affaire Artwork signed by the artist. Visit to learn about additional prizes for the 2013 Equine Affaire Raffle. Entries are being accepted online through October 25, 2013. You may also enter the Equine Affaire Raffle at the event in West Springfield, MA, November 7-10, 2013, by visiting the Raffle Center in the Mallary North. Limit one free entry per household online and one free entry per adult at the Equine Affaire Raffle Center, where the prizes will be on display. You must be 18 years of age to enter the raffle and need not be present to win. More details and a raffle entry form can be found at



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An Imperial Silver Show Saddle is just one of the many great prizes at this year’s Equine Affaire raffle.

Your Chance to Win Great Prizes

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2013 Massachusetts Equine Affaire Venues in Each Building Better Living Center Commercial Exhibits; Booths 100–1011 Equine Affaire Information Booth Seminar Stage Sponsors

Young Building Commercial Exhibits; Booths 1101–1413 Clinic Arena Presenters Sponsors

Stroh Building Breed Pavilion and Horse Association Exhibits Booths 2101–2519

Coliseum Clinic Arena

C-Barn Horse and Farm Exhibits

Mallary North

Mallary South

Affaire Wear | Commercial Exhibits Demo Ring | Equine Affaire Raffle Center

Clinic Arena | Commercial Exhibits New Product Showcase


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Presenters | Sponsors Youth Pavilion and Celebrity Horse Showcase Trucks, Trailers, and Farm Equipment

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Accomodations & directions Very Important: You must first say that you are with Equine Affaire to receive a discounted rate at the hotels, and, if applicable, provide the group number.

Red Roof Inn – Enfield: (10 mi.); 5 Hazard Ave., Enfield, CT; I-91S, Exit 47E; (860) 741-2571; $69.99, Block Code: B105EQUAFF; Expires 10/28/13

Most discounted rates expire October 1-31, 2013. For more hotel information, visit

Camping Information Spaces with electrical hookups and limited water are available for $25/night (10 a.m. checkout). No advance registration. Grounds open at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 6, 2013. Call 413-737-2443 for more information.

Sheraton Springfield: (1.5 mi.); 1 Monarch Place, Springfield; (413) 781-1010; $129.00; Expires 10/16/13 Red Roof Inn – W. Springfield: (4 mi.); 1254 Riverdale St., W. Springfield; (413) 731-1010; $79.99; Block Code: B193EQAF13; Expires 10/28/13 Springfield Marriott: (2 mi.); 2 Boland Way, Springfield; (413) 781-7111; $149.00; Expires 10/21/13 Comfort Inn & Suites: (4 mi.); 106 Capital Dr., W. Springfield; (413) 736-5000; $102 for 1– 4, 3 Night Minimum for Friday night; Expires 10/21/13 Residence Inn by Marriott: (7.5 mi.); 500 Memorial Dr., Chicopee; (413) 331-4440; $134.00; Code: EQAEQAA; Expires 10/15/13 Candlewood Suites: (2 mi.); 572 Riverdale St., W. Springfield; (413) 739-1122; $113.99 for 1-4; Expires 11/04/13 Hampton Inn - West Springfield: (4.5 mi.);

1011 Riverdale St., W. Springfield; (413) 732-1300; $149.00; Expires 10/05/13 Hampton Inn – Chicopee: (7.5 mi.); 600 Memorial Dr., Chicopee; I-291N to I-90W to Rte. 33; (413) 593-1500; $119.00; Expires 10/15/13

Clarion Hotel: (3.5 mi.); 1080 Riverdale St., W. Springfield; (413) 781-8750; $107.00; Expires 10/21/13 Days Inn – Chicopee: (7 mi.); 450 Memorial Dr., Chicopee; I-90, Exit 5; (413) 739-7311; $83.00; Expires 10/18/13 Hampton Inn – Enfield: (10.5 mi.); 20 Phoenix Ave., Enfield, CT; (860) 741-3111; $110, Expires 10/11/13

Super 8 Motels: (4.5 mi.); 1500 Riverdale St., W. Springfield; (413) 736-8080; $79.88; Expires 10/25/13

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Bradley: (12 mi.); 600 Spring Street, Windsor Locks, CT; I-75S to Exit Spring Street; (860) 386-6300; $102.00; Group Name: EQ5; Expires 10/05/13  Baymont Inn & Suites: (13.5 mi.); 260 Main St., E. Windsor, CT; I-91S Exit 44; (860) 627-6585; $82 for 1– 4; Expires: 10/29/13 

Holiday Inn – Enfield: (8.5 mi.); 1 Bright Meadow Blvd., Enfield; I-91S, Exit 49; (860) 741-2211; $109.00; Expires 10/21/13

Clarion Inn & Suites: (13 mi.); 161 Bridge St., East Windsor, CT; (860) 623-9411; $82 for 1– 4; Expires 10/24/13

Hilton Garden Inn: (2.5 mi.); 800 West Columbus Ave., Springfield; Exit 4 off I-91; (413) 886-8000; $154.00; Expires 10/16/13

Hilton Garden Inn at Bradley Airport: (17 mi.); 555 Corporate Dr., Windsor, CT; (860) 688-6400; $91 for 1– 4; Expires 10/10/13

La Quinta Inns & Suites: (2.5 mi.); 100 Congress St., Springfield; (413) 781-0900; $101 - $119; Expires 10/15/13

Homewood Suites Holyoke: (6.5 mi.); 375 Whitney Ave, Holyoke; (800) CALL HOME; $145.00; Code: Equine Affaire; Expires 10/17/13

Directions to Equine Affaire at the Eastern States Exposition: Equine Affaire will be held at Eastern States Exposition, located at 1305 Memorial Avenue in West Springfield, MA. The Eastern States Exposition is conveniently located in the heart of New England, near the junction of Interstates 90 and 91, and just 14 miles from Bradley International Airport in Hartford, CT. From Eastern Massachusetts or the Albany Area: Take the Massachusetts Turnpike to exit 4. Go south on Rte 5 to Rte 147 (Memorial Ave.). Go west on Rte 147 one mile and enter the Eastern States Exposition at Gate 9 on your left. From Connecticut and the South Via Interstate 91: Go north on I-91 to Massachusetts exit 6 (for the center of Springfield). Go east on Columbus Ave. to Boland Way (at the

(east) on Rte 147, and go about one mile to enter the Eastern States Exposition at Gate 9 on your right. From Vermont and New Hampshire Via Interstate 91: Go south on I-91 to exit 13B (Rte 5). Go south on Rte 5 to Rte 147 (Memorial Ave.), and go right (west) one mile to enter the Eastern States Exposition at Gate 9 on your left.

Springfield Sheraton). Go left at the light and continue over Memorial Bridge. At the circle, go west on Rte 147 (Memorial Ave.) for one mile and enter the Eastern States Exposition at Gate 9 on your left. Or … you can go north on I-91 to Connecticut exit 38 (Poquonock). Go north on Rte 75 to Rte 147 (Memorial Ave.). Go right

Fly to Equine Affaire Via Bradley International Airport: Bradley International Airport (BDL) in Hartford, CT, is New England’s second-largest airport, is centrally-located in the Hartford/ Springfield area, and is just a short drive to/ from the Eastern States Exposition. Visit the Bradley International Airport website ( for flight schedules, directions, contact number, and more.

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Exhibitor list n 1 Source Publications

n Centaur

n Equine Savings

n The Horse Closet

n 5/A Baker Products

n Centaur- Heated Blanket Dryers

n EquineClot

n Horse ‘n Hound Physical Therapy

n A & B Insurance Group, LLC

n Centenary College Equine Studies


n HorseTech

n A & B Lumber

n Central Connecticut Cooperative

n EquiPedic

n The Humane Society of the

n A Horse of a Different Color

& Tribute Feeds n Certified Horsemanship Association (CHA) n Charles Shaul Designs n CIO Embroidery n Circle B n Classic Equine Equipment n Classic Sweaters & Polarfleece n Clay Maier n ClearSpan Fabric Structures n Coast to Coast Engraving n Concessions The Engravers n The Conklin Company n Connecticut Horse Cremation, LLC n Connemara Pony Society - Region 1 n Con-Tack n Corinthian Insurance Agency n Country Tack & Supply n Craig Cameron n Crazy Legs n Crest Ridge Saddlery n Crop & Carrot Tack Shop, Inc n Cowboy Dressage - Eitan BethHalachmy n Custom Barns n Cut Heal Animal Care Products, Inc. n CWD USA n D.D. Rapps n Dansko by I Love My Clogs n Dapple Jump Cups n Dark Horse Chocolates n Dawn Bonin Horsemanship n Dean’s Antiques n Deb Little Photography n Diamond RV Centre, Inc n Dion Tack / Shires Equestrian n DK Saddlery n Dkd Studio n Double M Tack Store n Double M Western Store n Dr. Benson’s n Dr. Rose’s Remedies n DressageTrainingOnline n Dubarry of Ireland n Eastern States Exposition n EasyCare n Eitan Beth-Halachmy - Western Dressage n Emerald Valley Natural Health n Emily Eckstrom Equine Foundation n Empire Marketing n The Equestrian Centre n The Equestrian Collection n Equestrian Exclusives n The Equestrian Shop, Inc. n Equidae Horse Feed n Equinature n Equine Journal n Equine Medical & Surgical Associates

n Equipment of Culture

United States

n Equissentials

n I Make Horse Calls

n Equitours

n Icelandic

n Essential Bodywear - The Bra Lady

n IGK Equestrian, LLC


n Impressions of Saratoga

n Exiss / Sooner Trailers

n In The Stirrup

n EZ Buns & Flexi 8 Clips

n Ink Drawings by Gene Matras

n The F. C. Sturtevant Company

n Intercollegiate Horse Show

n Abacus Surfaces n ABI Equine n Absorbine n Active Riding Trips n Adams Horse Supplies n Advanced Barn Construction n Ag Structures LLC n AIM Equine Network n Alfred University Equestrian

Program n Alynne Designs n American Artists n American Driving Society n American Hanoverian Society n American Shire Horse Association n Andalusian Horse Club n Andis Company n Animal and Spirit Talk n Animals To Wear n Annie’s Equestrienne Apparel n Ansur Saddlery Northwest, LLC n Antares Sellier France n Appaloosa Horse Club n Arabian Horse Association n Ariat / Rhinebeck Tack n Arks-N-Barks n Attwood Equestrian Surfaces n Australian Stock Saddle Co n Back on Track n Bainbridge and Company n Balance Rider n Barb’s Beaded Browbands n Barefoot Bedding n Bay State Trail Riders Association n Ben Risney Woodcarving n BeneFab Equestrian Products n Berlin Industries n Berry Fit Co. n Best Shot Pet Products n Bit of Britian n Bitless Bridle n Black Forest Treeless Saddles n Black Horse Creations n Blue Seal Feeds n Blue Sky Sage Horseback Adventures n Bob Burrelli Team Natural Horsemanship n Bonnie’s Savvy Rhythms n The Bra Lady Essential Bodywear n Brook Ledge Horse Transport n Browbands with Bling & Other Things n Buffalo Run Emporium n C & A Farm - Allison Fellows n Camp Jewell YMCA - Ranch Camp n CANTER New England n CAS Gift n Catalina’s Original n Cazenovia College

n Farm Bureau


n Farm Family Insurance

n Irish Draught Horse Society of

n Farnam

North America

n Fell Pony Society of North

n Iron Horse


n J.C. Sales

n Final Gift Pet Cremation

n J.S. Woodhouse Co

n Finish Line Horse Products

n Jaca Outfitters

n Fjord Horse Association

n Jache Studio

Northeast n Fleece Corner n Fluff Monkey n Foxden Equine Inc. n Foxwillow Farm n Francine D’Antuono / Fernwood Designs Art Studio n Freelance Design USA n Friesian Horse Association of NA n Friesians of Majesty FPZV-USA n Gaptack n Gecko’s Toes of the Midwest n Gehris Tile n Geneva Lakes Jewelry n Gentle Touch Massage & Holistic Alternatives n The Gifted Pony n The Ginger Horse n Ginger Katherens - The Cloud Foundation n GLC Direct / Actistatin n Goodnight Training Stables n The Gorgeous Horse III n Grand Meadows, Inc. n Greater Springfield n n GRUBS BOOTS/ARENACLEAR n Guy McLean Horsemanship n The Hair Place n Hamilton BioVet n Hang ’em High Jewelry n Happy Trails Photography n Hart Pottery n Hat Palace n Heidi Potter Natural Horsemanship n Herbs for Life n Hess Enterprises n High Visibility North America LLC n Hilton Herbs n Hoosier Horse Trailers n Hootenanny n Hope Equine Products n Horizon Structures n Horse & Farm Insurance

n Jessica Morin Studio n Jill’s Wandering Cowboys n Joann Hayssen Designs n Jods n JP’s North n JUG Livestock Waterers n Biotin 800Z from Kaeco Group, Inc. n Kathleen Reagan, Attorney at Law n Ken McNabb Horsemanship n Knight Equestrian Books n Komen Connecticut n Kozy Wear n La Mundial Custom Boots n LEI Products n Lester Building Systems n Lexington Convention and

Visitors Bureau n Life Data Labs, Inc n Light ‘N Lasting n Lippit Club, Inc. n Lisa Welch Designs n Litchfield Hills Fence Co n Live for the Ride Apparel n LJ Enterprises LLC n Lucerne Farms, Inc. n Lucky B Trailers n Lucky Horse Equine Rescue n Lucky Orphans Horse Rescue / Thoroughbred n Retireme n Lucky’s Trailer Sales, Inc. n M & A Photography n Mackenzie Couture Accessories n Maine Mad Hatter n Mainline Fence & Supply Corp, The n Majesty’s Animal Nutrition n MangoBay n Manna Pro Products, LLC n Mark Bolender n Mark Enterprises, Inc. n Merry-Go Round Pens n Midway College n Mill Stream Marketing n Morgan Horse Association n Morton Buildings

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Index to Advertisers

n MSPCA at Nevins Farm

n Robin Bledsoe, Bookseller

n Thistledown Farm LLC

n Muck Life

n Rockin J Equine

n Thompson School of Applied Science

n Muddy Creek

n Rodeo Drive

n Thornhill Enterprises, Inc.

n Mustang Sally’s

n Rod’s Western Palace

n ThorWorks AG

n Myhre Equine Complex

n Rostech Electronics

n Tizwhiz Sales, Ltd

n National Animal Supplement Council n National Museum of the Morgan n The Natural Vet n Nautilus Gypsy Cobs n Nelson Manufacturing Co n New England Dressage n New England Equine n New England Miniature Horse Society n Newt’s Hat Co n Nibble Net n Nicholson Family Farm n No Brushes by Dawn Trinkler n Noahs Ark Chiropractic n Nokota Conservancy n North American Spotted Draft n Northeast Farrier Supply n Nutramax Laboratories n Nutrena n Nutri-Drench by Bovidr Labs n NuZu Feed n Ocean State Embroidery n Omega Alpha Equine n On the Road, Inc. n Outback Survival & Saratoga Saddlery n Painted Hills Publishing n Palmers Global Magnetic Therapy n Paradise Energy Solutions n Parma Company n PATH n Patricia’s Presents n Paul Congelosi Trailers n PC Show Promotions n Pegasus Airboots Inc. n Percheron Congress n Performance Saddlery n The Peter Stone Company n Pinto Horse Association of America n PIRIT Heated Products n Porta-Grazer n Post University n Poulin Grain n Priefert Ranch Equipment n Professional’s Choice n Protectowire FireSystems n Purina Animal Nutrition n Pyranha n Quarter Horse Association n Queen Valley Mule Ranch n Rachel Broadhurst n Rank Bridles n ReactorPanel Saddle Company n Red Brand n Redmond Rock Equine n Reshel’s Pewter Company n Response Products n Resvantage Equine n Ricks Tack & Supply Shop

n Royal Mat

n Tommie Turvey, Equine Extremist

n Ryder Supply Company

n Tourbillon Trailer Sales

n Saddle Seat Connection, LTD

n Trafalgar Square Books

n Saddle Up Clothing Company

n Trail and Pleasure

n Saddle Up Equine

n The Trailer Depot

n Saddlebred Horse Association

n Touchstone Farm Home of Pony

n SaddleMattress

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| 2013 Equine Affaire Special Edition

A & B Lumber....................Back Cover Angel View Pet Cemetery................... .............................................Inside Back Attwood Equestrian...........................3 Bitless Bridle..................................... 15 Blue Chip Structures....................... 15 Congelosi Trailers............................ 24 Corinthian Insurance.........................8 Crop And Carrot............................... 22 Dana Hall............................................ 10 DKD Studio........................................ 13 Dr Roses Remedies............................4 Eartec.................................................. 19 Equisupplies LLC................................5 GGT Polysols..................................... 23 Horizon Structures.......................... 13 King Construction...............................1 Linear Rubber Products................ 17 LJ Enterprises.................................... 12 Nutrena..................................................9 Post University....................................6 Professional’s Choice...................... 27 Purina Animal Nutrition..................... ............................................Inside Front Smith Worthington......................... 21 Stoneleigh Burnham...................... 22 The Carriage Shed..............................2 The Trailer Depot............................. 17 Twisteez Wire.................................... 19 University Of New Hampshire..... 17 Us Animal Nutrionals Of VT......... 26 We Cover...............................................7 Wellcroft Fence................................ 13 Wild Horsefeather........................... 12 Willowdale Farm.............................. 15 Yered Trailer...................................... 11

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Equine Affaire 2013  

Equine Journal Special Edition

Equine Affaire 2013  

Equine Journal Special Edition