Sadly, the March 2 tornadoes not only cause loss of human life but many animals' lost their lives also. Many horse owners in the affected areas of the tornadoes lost their horses, often their homes and barns as well.
Kentuckiana Barrel racers have the opportunity to compete in both IBRA and NBHA barrel racing classes at Saddle Up Arena in Madison, Indiana on March 17-18.
The Jockey Club launches 2012 pilot program called The Thoroughbred Incentive Program with a committment of $100,000. This program promotes the versatility of the Thoroughbred horse breed off the track by sanctioning T.I.P. approved horse show classes across the country and giving out awards to winning Thoroughbred horses.
Spring Run Stables, located in Prospect, Kentucky, will be hosting their 2012 Spring Dressage Horse Show on March 25.
Apassionata: The Beginning is a sensational live theatrical equestrian production that is launching its first ever USA tour right here in Louisville. Featuring lovely horses and riders dancing to music (dressage), and spectacular stunt riding.
IBRA is a barrel racing equine organization whose national headquarters are located right here in Louisville. Their 2012 National Finals will also be held in Louisville.
When it comes to horses the University of Louisville means business.
Horse lovers indulge themselves at Louisville Equestrian Center.
The Kentucky Horse Park is the only equestrian venue in North America, including those in Canada and Mexico, that had three horse shows make it into the top 25 horse shows in North America as ranked by NARG.
Kentuckiana barrel racers can get their need for speed at two upcoming February horse shows at Red Barn Arena. IBRA approved barrel racing classes and added money are included.
Covered Bridge Pony Club kicks off the 2012 eventing season with their Open Combined Test horse show at Stone Place Stables in Prospect, Kentucky on March 11, 2012.
Several winter horse shows will be going on in February at Lakeside Arena in Frankfort, Kentucky.