Varian Equestrian Center Grand Opening: A New Vision

This Grand Opening engaged the local equestrian community and demonstrated commitment to preserving this historic equestrian facility and property. In a time where land formerly used by equestrians is being forever lost to housing developments, the actions of the new owners, the Arkell family, are unique and deeply appreciated by the equestrian community at large. Sharon Jantzen shares the experience of the event.

9 Equine Melanoma Myths Busted

Is your horse going gray? Equine melanoma gene research indicates that this fact predisposes your horse to develop equine melanoma. What are the myths surrounding this disease? Sharon Jantzen presents information gleaned from the Equine Melanoma research team at UC Davis.

Three Books Expand Your Equestrian Experience

Imagine getting your horse ready and then riding 100 miles of an historical 1300-mile ride, every year. Starting from the beginning of the trail and completing 100 miles in the first year, then returning to the previous ending location year-after-year to finally complete the entire ride in a 13-year cycle. Author Christy Wood has done this special ride. and more! Her experiences are captured in three of her books.