NZ eventing championships – North and South Island

By Sally Reid Photography: Pegasus Communications and ESNZ Eventing championships for both North and South Islands were held recently in New Zealand, with long-format titles, a Young Event Horse Championship, and a separate competition for five- and six-year-olds in the South. In the North, where horse and rider numbers are much stronger, there were short-format […]

Sexing semen! Super, or superfluous?

By Sonja Egan PhD Photography: Horse Power Creative Recent widespread coverage of the birth of a Suffolk Punch filly garnered huge interest from both equestrian and non-equestrian media outlets. This was the first-time sexed semen was used to support reproduction in a rare equine breed. The birth of this filly carries quite some significance The […]