County kids score at 4-H Horse Quiz Bowl

The 2023 Addison County 4-H Horse Quiz Bowl was held Feb. 18 at the Shoreham Elementary School in Shoreham. Thirteen youths participated in the event.

Students compete in hippology

The University of Vermont Morgan Horse Farm in Weybridge hosted the annual Addison County 4-H Hippology Contest on Jan. 21.

New Haven farm finds homes for wild horses

The nonprofit farm, run by co-founders Madison Berry and Jasmine Foster, is a training and adoption facility for wild horses. Berry and Foster bring the mustangs from out West to find forever homes in New England. 

Letter to the editor: Compassion needed for accident victims

I’d like to offer my sincere condolences to whoever lost two horses in a road accident on Route 116 recently. 

Letter to the editor: Emergency response system failed

In writing of my experience, I am hopeful to elicit change.

Letter to the editor: Keep horses off dark roads

In the black of night, at 5 a.m., two horses trotted by my house on Route 116.

Field Days 2022 Results: Horse shows

To follow are results from the Open Horse Show and 4-H Horse shows at Addison County Fair and Field days.

Local girls take home hippology honors

BURLINGTON — May 15 was a busy, jam-packed day for the 44 horse-savvy 4-H’ers who took part in two competitions: horse judging and hippology. The day began at the Blackrose Morgan Farm in Colchester, where they judged Morgan geldings in hand, stock horse … (read more)

Bristol horse lovers organize celebration

“This is going to be a demo day and an educational showcase,” said Lynda Malzac, a local horse trainer who helped spearhead last year’s Horse Ring rebuilding campaign.

What in the world is a ‘gymkhana?’

NEW HAVEN — Lori Brown may run the Field Days event with the strangest name, but she said it’s also one of the more inclusive and family-oriented competitions on the program: the gymkhana.On Tuesday gymkhana celebrated its 10th anniversary at Addison Coun … (read more)