Archived Online Articles from e-Preview and APP

These articles have appeared in the e-Preview, e-magazine and the App are are gradually being uploaded so they will be available free online.

ARTICLES from past
e-Previews and APPs

UNDER CONSTRUCTION - articles are gradually being linked for access on-line

Travel and Horses in Other Countries

Trekking in the land of the Maasai - Dec/Jan14/15

Celebrating Horses Around The World
-Oct Nov 14

Horse Trekking in New Zealand -
Aug/Sept 14

Chile to Argentina Ride -
June /July 14

Horsetrekking in France -
April/May 14

VOLUN-TOURING IN INDIA -
Oct/Nov 13

IBIZA - horse rescue -
Aug/Sept 13

Turkey Horse Trekking -
June/July 13

Horse Trekking In iceland -
April/May 13

Skijoring- Skiing by horse power - Feb/March 13

Treating Horses In Egypt -
Dec/Jan 12/13

A New Chinese Dynasty -
Oct/Nov 12

Cambodian Equestrians -

Aug/Sept 12


 

OTHER ARTICLES from e-PREVIEWS and APPS ..some available on-line

BREEDS

Gottland Russ or Pony- October/November 2 015

Peruvian Paso - August/Sept 15

German Black Forest Horse
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June/July 15


Japanese Kiso Horses - April/May 15

Curly Horses - Feb/March 15

The Hungarian Nonius - Aug/Sept 14

Miniature Mediterranean DONKEY - June/July 14

FEATURES

Equitana 2014 - Dec/Jan 2014/15

AYDEN UHIR - Sponsored by NIKE - APR/MAY 14

the 'FELIX' series by New Zealander Katie Haggarth and superbly illustrated by Kay Thornton

The First Show - June July 13

 

 

 

 

 

 

ARCHIEVED ARTICLE SELECTION
   


TRAINING

Vol 32 - 1 WHAT USE IS DRESSAGE SCHOOLING FOR ME? STEFFEN PETERS AT EQUITANA

by Jennifer Chisholm-Hoibraten

There are many components to the basic dressage foundation of the competition dressage horse that are pure common sense and are shared by the western horse, the show jumper, the endurance horse, the camp drafter, the off track racehorse, the driving horse and the children’s pony.

Vol 32 - 3 PILATES FOR THE HORSE RIDER
by Annette Wilson

Strong core stability is a crucial element to having a good posture on a horse and being an effective rider, and it’s something everyone can learn.

Vol 32 - 2 OVERSHADOWING by Dr Andrew and Manuela McLean
Research suggests that reduced responses to the aids, chronic stress and learned helplessness may arise from impossible or confusing demands from riders, such as the simultaneous use of the rider’s legs and reins – where the horse will choose to respond only to the most significant.

Vol 33 - 3 October November 2011
OVERCOMING WATER CROSSINGS
by PAT PARELLI

The image of horse and rider splashing gently through a creek on a warm afternoon, sun glittering on the water is an irresistible picture, but it is not a likely scenario for many riders without a solid foundation in place.

Vol 28 No 2  Aug/Sept  2006
The ART OF LUNGEING - Running Reins
by Liz Tollarzo
An artificial aid that can be useful for some lungeing situations. Running reins are simple devices for encouraging lowering of the head and a more rounded outline.

Vol 30 No 2  August/Sept  2008
DEMYSTIFYING DRESSAGE - Part 1 - Transitions  by Coralie Smyth
This systematic and sequential method of training outlines the breakdown of the essential components for riding Grand Prix dressage and enables every horse and rider to ride these high level movements. Transitions receive more marks than any other movement and should comprise a major part of every training session. 

Vol 31 - 6 April/May 10
HORSE TRAINING THEORY

By Dr. Andrew and Manuela McLean
The outcome of every interaction between horses and humans, both in-hand and under-saddle, depends on a horse's mental abilities, its instinctive tendencies, its learning processes and its biomechanical potentials.

Vol 27 - 3 Oct/Nov 2005
SIT THE HORSE ON THE BIT

By by Richard Weis
Photos by Alois Muller
Reproduced from Dressage Today
Richard Weis has drawn record crowds at the German Olympic Training Centre by giving top European dressage riders new tools to gain a more effective seat. Inspired by a phrase from a German text, the work has become his passion and his life.

Vol 31-6 April May 2010
AN INDEPENDENT SEAT

by Jane MYERS

Developing an independent seat involves more than just the rider’s bottom in the saddle – several body parts need to work together – and the first in this three part series begins with the feet, ankles and lower legs.

Vol 35-3 Oct/Nov 2013
RIDING FORWARD WITH LINDA PARELLI
Many behavioural issues can be caused by not riding the horse forward. Riding forward with energy and control can solve many problems.

Vol 35-6 April May 2014
RENVERS- Lateral Exercises
by Liz Tollarzo
Lateral exercises improve a horse’s physical and mental flexibility and lay the foundations for complex movements in many disciplines.

GENERAL

Vol 23 No6 April May 02
THOSE BIG BOUNCING BOOBS PDF download
by Di Rowlings
Big bouncing boobs are not necessarily a bonus for female riders.

Vol 30 no4 Dec/Jan 08/09
WHAT GOES UP...
by Wendy Murdoch
For the well endowed lady rider. Big breasts might be beautiful, but for women with a lot of bounce
up top, riding can be a less pleasant experience.

Vol 30 - 5 Feb/March 09
WHEN ITS WOBBLERS

A Reader's Story by Penny Lee
When Wobblers was first suggested as a diagnosis this owner did everything she could to give her young Warmblood a fighting chance, but sometimes fate decrees that no matter how much you do, it will not change the outcome.

Vol 36 - 1June July 14
DO HORSES RECOGNISE THEIR HANDLERS ?

by Kaye Meynell
Recent research proves that horses are able to discern between different people, and cannot just positively identify a familiar person from a stranger, but can also distinguish between several familiar people.

Vol 35-3 Oct/Nov 2013
READER'S STORY- IN SEARCH OF A BRUMBY
Taking part in a Brumby Safari enabled Deb Bloomfield to make a special connection with a wild horse.

Vol 35 - 6 April May 14
SELECTING A FLOAT
by Kaye Meynell
We invite our Facebook followers and readers to have their say about their experiences when purchasing a float.

Vol 36 - 4 Dec/Jan 14/15
THE IMPORTANCE OF PLAY
by Kaye Meynell
Researchers look at the question of why animals play and the benefits and disadvantages of play in the young horse. Both the short and long term benefits have yet to be clearly defined and agreed upon by those studying it.

 

GREEN HORSE - LAND MANAGEMENT

Vol 34 -6 April May 2013
ESTABLISHING NATIVE GRASSES- Cool Season Types

by Dr. Ian Chivers
Cool season grasses are those that establish best in months when moisture is readily available to the seed. They include such beneficial native grasses as weeping grass, wallaby grass and wheat grass.

Vol 31 - 3 Oct/Nov 2009
A STABLE IN THREE DAYS
by Wendy Elks

Vision and planning, and a husband with a structural engineering degree, promptly saw a lifestyle property evolve into one idea for horses

 

 

 

NUTRITION

Vol 34 -6 April may 2013
FEEDING THE SICK OR INJURED HORSE

by Dr. Stephen Duren, Ph.D. Hygain Feeds
Feeding the sick or injured horse is not just a matter of providing feed and water – protein and energy requirements are elevated and need to be addressed.

Vol 36 -1 June July 2014
NUTRIGENOMICS
by Geoff McLean

Research into the genetic material of humans and equines has seen major advances within the last decade and it is the result of this research that could influence horse management, performance, breeding and feeding in the near future.

Vol 35-6 April May 2014
WHAT CONTROLS APPETITE IN HORSES?
by Dr Jennifer Stewart

Appetite is the sum total of internal factors that either stimulate or inhibit hunger, and the primary driver of appetite in horses is to meet energy requirements.

VETERINARY

Vol 30 -2 August/Sept 2008
HEAD TRAUMA by by Dr Chris O'Sullivan and Dr Tamara McElroy (EVA)
A blow to the head may appear to be nothing more than a surface injury yet, underlying damage, if severe, could have long-term effects on the horse's health and performance.

Vol 31 - 5 BIG HEAD by Dr Jennifer Stewart
A disease caused by oxalates present in certain tropical grasses, which inhibit the absorption of calcium, leading to distortion of the facial bones, ill-thrift and lameness.

Vol 30 No 6  April/May 2009
A SLIP OF THE TONGUE by Dr Shannon Lee
A good blood supply enhances healing of this important organ, which has a far greater role than just as an aid to eating.
The Art of Lungeing
ng lowering of the head and a more rounded outline.

Vol 30 No 3  Oct/Nov  2008
CONTRACTED TENDONS
by Dr Jennifer Lugton - The Equine Veterinarians Australia (EVA)
While some foals are born with contracted tendons, a painful and debilitating condition that can affect more than one joint, other foals or adult horses can develop it later in life.

Vol 30 No 4  Dec/Jan 2008/09
TENDON AND LIGAMENT THERAPY IN THE COMPETITION HORSE
by by Dr Kirsten Neil - The Equine Veterinarians Australia (EVA)
Tendon and ligament injuries are a common cause of lameness and loss of use in performance horses, and early detection could be the difference between a few months off work or an extended spelling period.

Vol 34 - 3 Oct/Nov 2012
DEFEATING THE SARCOID DEATH SENTENCE

by Cheryl McGaffin

This reader’s story documented the search by Cheryl McGaffin from the Mornington Peninsula, Victoria for something to help manage her gelding, Daniel, after he was diagnosed with sarcoids.
Cheryl tried numerous conventional treatments and natural therapies before she took steps to import a topical cream that was available in the USA.

Vol 36 - 6 April/May 2015
BIOSECURITY

by Dr Jennifer Stewart

Would your horses be protected if there was an outbreak ofdisease within Australia? Biosecurity is what you do to reduce.

Vol 27 - 2 Aug/Sept 2005
LATERAL THINKING
with Dr Paul McGreevy
by Amanda Macpherson
Groundbreaking new research (at the time) on the equine population was set to dispel the long-held belief that right or left sidedness was something only seen by humans.

Vol 27 - 4 Dec/Jan 2005/06
ROSS RIVER VIRUS
by Dr Jennifer Stewart

Paving the way to understanding and addressing the transmission of Ross River virus into the equine population.

Vol 28 - 2 Aug/Sept 2006
EARLY DETECTION OF FOALING PROBLEMS

by Dr Cameron Collins ( Equine Veterinarians Australia)

Early recognition of problem signs during a ,are's pregnancy, during the birthing process and in the first hours of a foal's life can be the difference between life or death outcome.

Vol 35-6 April May 2014
ANGULAR LIMB DEFORMITIES IN FOALS
by Dr Maxwell HALL

Left untreated, angular limb deformities are likely to cause problems as a horse matures. Early action minimises these risks. .

Vol 30 - 1 June/July 2008
STIFLE LOCK

by Dr J H Stewart
Equine Veterinarians Australia (EVA)

A horse’s ability to sleep while standing enables it to rest on its feet, ready to flee at a moment’s notice. It involves hooking one of the stifle ligaments over the end of the femur. But, sometimes the ligament won’t unhook, and the joint can remain locked when the horse doesn’t want it to.

Vol 32 - 2 Aug/Sept 2010
VETTING VIA THE INTERNET
by Tom Moates
The internet can be a valuable tool in gaining information – but how much of this should be taken into account when faced with a sick or injured horse?
"My horse has been down in the pasture for two days, what should I do?" Although a horrifying entry to read, incredibly this is one of the many posts which can be seen on various internet forums.
Most people with horses in their care would know that a horse 'down' is a medical emergency requiring the vet right away to assess the situation - or would they?.

 

BREEDING

Vol 32 - 3 Oct/Nov 2010
COMPETENCE AND CONTROL- showing stallions safely

by Julia McLean
Stallions in the show ring ooze virility and masculinity – they fairly sizzle with life.  However anyone who has spent any amount of time at horse shows will more than likely have had some experience of seeing a problem caused by an unruly or mis-managed stallion.


Vol 33 - 3 Oct/Nov 2011
REPRODUCTION- the mare's cycle

by Drs Allan Gunn, John Chopin and Jim Rodger. Equine Veterinarians Australia
The reproduction cycle of the mare is an intricate series of events leading to the ultimate outcome of producing a foal, and understanding these events may explain the often erratic behaviour of the mare

     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



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