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Stanley and Adventure Medical join Summit Sponsors

We’re thrilled to have two new sponsors join our excellent roster of Charter Sponsors of the Best Horse Practices Summit. The conference, which is drawing attendees from 22 states (including Hawaii) and three Canadian provinces (including Nova Scotia), welcomes Stanley and Adventure Medical Kits. Stanley […]

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Green Goo joins Charter Sponsors

This week, we welcome Green Goo, a family of natural products from Sierra Sage Herbs, as a new Charter Sponsor. The women-owned, B Corporation will be contributing some excellent offerings to our Best Horse Practices swag bags. Read more about the company here.  Writes Betty […]

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Amy Skinner returns to Maine

Amy Skinner of Essence Horsemanship and Bar T Ranch will visit Maine for a weekend of private and semi-private lessons October 21-22. The accomplished horsewoman teaches English and Western. Her schedule for the October weekend is booked solid, but you can still audit. The event takes place at Goldenwinds Farm […]

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Juliana Zunde to offer tutelage in Durango

Juliana Zunde, an accomplished rider, frequent guest columnist, and Best Horse Practices Summit special guest, will offer clinic lessons in Durango, October 5-7, just before the BHP Summit. Riders registered for the Summit will get HALF OFF her rates. Register for the Summit Zunde writes: […]

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Best Horse Practices Summit Single Day Special

Are you local and can only get away for one Summit day? Aren’t sure if you can attend for the entire, 2.5 day horse conference? For a limited time, the Summit is available to you for single day registration. Space is limited. Offer ends October […]

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Thanks, Patagonia. Move over, Carhartt

You could make the argument that those of us working outside and with animals have greater connections with those animals and the land than those who simply play outside (i.e., outdoor recreationalists). We horse owners, therefore, might well be happy consumers of clothing made by […]

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Best Horse Practices Summit Schedule is Here!

The Best Horse Practices Summit Schedule: (Please be patient as this schedule is subject to minor changes. Details and links coming soon.) Register here Sunday, October 8, 4-9 pm: Welcome Reception and Sign In Join us at the historic Strater Hotel to sign in and […]

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Summit ‘family’ map growing

Here’s a look at where folks will be coming from when they travel to the Best Horse Practices Summit, in Durango, in October. They hail from 22 states and three Canadian provinces – what an impressive geographical array of traveling horse riders and owners! Register […]

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Summit Riders Wanted

Best Horse Practices Summit presenters Warwick Schiller and Jim Thomas are looking for a few good riders with issues. Would you like to ride at the Summit? If you fit our criteria, you could ride with Schiller or Thomas at the LaPlata Fairgrounds in Durango, […]

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Whoa Podcast to Cover the Summit

We’re thrilled to announce that The Whoa Podcast, an informative online platform run by John Harrer and his wife, Ranae, will be traveling to Durango to cover the entire Best Horse Practices Summit in October. Harrer interviewed Maddy Butcher and Dr. Steve Peters about it […]

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