USDF Episode 32: Freestyle Tip / An Evening with the USEF Coaches

June 25, 2014

On the show this week, we have an excerpt from the2014 USDF/USEF Young Rider Graduate Program session an ‘Evening with the Coaches’ featuring Robert Dover, Debbie McDonald, and Scott Hassler. But first we have a freestyle tip from Dolly Hannon on how to achieve a good score. Listen in... 

Dolly Hannon, Arvada, CO is the Chair of theUSDF Freestyle Committee, a USDF Certified Instructor through Second Level and a USEF "S’"Judge.


USDF Episode 31: Benefits of Lunge Lessons/ Equine Emergencies

June 18, 2014

This week we conclude the two part series with Dr. Laura Werner on Equine Emergencies but first Ann Guptil offers a training tip on the benefits of lunge lessons.  Listen in...


USDF Episode 30: Violet Hpkins/ Equine Emergencies/ Judges Tip

June 11, 2014

On this week’s episode we remember 1998 Roemer Foundation/USDF Hall of Fame inductee Violet Hopkins.  Dr. Laura Werner begins a two part series on equine emergencies and we begin with Sarah Geikie who returns with our judges tip. 

Dr. Laura Werner, DVM, MS, DACVS, Lexington, KY is on staff at the Davidson Surgery Center at Hagyard Equine Medical Institute.


USDF Episode 29: Transitions When Crossing the Diagonal/Evolution of Feeding the Sport Horse

June 4, 2014

This week we feature the final installment of the series Evolution of Sport Horse Feeding with Dr. Joe Pagan.  But first VickiHammers-O’Neil presents our trainers tip of the week which offers some ideas for transitions when crossing the diagonal.

Vicki Hammers-O’Neil, Meriden, CT, is a USDFCertified Instructor through Fourth Level and a member of the programs faculty,a USDF Bronze and Silver Medalist and a graduate of the L Education Program.