Madigan Rope Technique

The Madigan Rope Technique was developed several years ago by Dr. John Madigan of the University of California at Davis. This technique, when followed step by step, can help “dummy” foals to nurse better, and as a result, become more active and healthy....

2018 Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show Videos

Watch the preview of the glamorous Marquise Auction at the 2018 Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show, courtesy of our partner, Arabian Insider. Stay tuned for more Scottsdale videos coming soon! Latest Posts Esperanza Arabians In This Issue: July 2018 Madigan Rope Technique...

A Painful Lesson

In this installation of Stud Farm Diaries, Cindy Reich discusses different pain indicators in horses, and how we can help decipher the signals they send us. Recognizing pain in the horse is an important skill and may make the difference between a good and a poor...

Willy’s Rescue

Back in July 2017, we published the “AERC National Awards” and featured stories about remarkable horses and their riders who had been recognized for completing various feats in endurance racing. The story of Willy and Don Bowan, recipients of the Pard’ners Award, is a...

Long Lining Videos Part II

The follow up to Long Lining Part 1, these five video clips of John Lambert walk us through the next phase of long lining, leading up to ground driving. Once your horse has become accustomed to the tack, she will relax and be ready to start ground driving. John...

Long Lining Videos Part I

If you enjoyed reading the first part of our two part series on Long Lining in July’s issue of AHW, you’re going to love watching the five video clips of John Lambert walking us through how to long line. Before getting into long lining, you must make sure the...