What does the judge want to see in a good western dressage musical freestyle and tips for success.

by Dolly Hannon The musical freestyle has become a very popular part of any horse show that offers them and has become a required class at the highest levels of open competitions up to and including the Olympic Games. It is a required component of the competition and medal awarding for both international Dressage and reining. […]

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Bids requested for Photographer position at the 2017 Western Dressage World Show

The Western Dressage Association of America, an educational not for profit, is seeking bids from appropriate photographers for services at its 2017 World Championship Show to be held at the Lazy E Arena in Guthrie, OK on September 28-October 1, 2017. More information about the show can be found at https://www.horseshowconsulting.com/wdaa-world. The following are requirements for […]

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World Show Volunteers Needed

WDAA is looking for volunteers to help out at the 2017 Western Dressage World Championship Show Sept 27th – Oct 1st, 2017 in Guthrie, Oklahoma – please contact us at info@westerndressageassociation.org if you are available and willing, it takes a village to put on an event like our World Show and we would love to […]

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Order Your 2016 World Show Video

If you would like to order video from the 2016 WDAA World Show, you can use this online order form to do so. You must include the BACK NUMBER and the CLASS number from the show list of the World Show. All rail classes contain the whole class, ALL others are the contestant go ONLY. We […]

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Western Dressage Youth and Collegiate Invitational and Educational Seminar hosted by Ohio University Southern

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By: Bradie Chapman Another milestone for the western dressage community happened on November 12, 2016 in the form of a Collegiate and Youth Invitational and Educational seminar. Ohio University Southern (OUS) hosted four colleges and one 4-h club with seven teams total for this event. Schools and clubs that were in attendance: Meredith Manor, Ohio […]

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Winter Horse Management: Don’t Forget Electrolytes

Press Release from KER Tuesday, November 29, 2016— Horse owners often associate electrolyte supplementation with warm weather, however, this actually has nothing to do with seasons. The provision of electrolytes depends entirely on the amount of work and sweat loss taking place, so for certain horses supplementation is important every season. If you’re new to buying electrolytes, […]

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