Arabian horse leaders give $3 million to famed equine fertility lab
A couple notable in the Arabian horse industry has donated $3 million to the Colorado State University Equine Reproduction Laboratory to propel teaching, research and clinical services that have made the laboratory a foremost authority in reproductive science and techniques. Giving back Bud and Jo Adams, of Scottsdale, Ariz., said the significant donation is their way of giving back to a program that benefited their horse business, Adams Arabians, for many years. It is the family’s second transformational gift to the university: Twenty years ago, Bud Adams and his late first wife, Louise, donated a barn and arena complex worth more than $1 million; the Adams-Atkinson Arena has been a key facility,
When to Rein in the Girls
By Janet de Acevedo Macdonald © Have you ever witnessed the equestrian equivalent of a Super Bowl Half Time Show wardrobe malfunction? How many times have you watched, embarrassed, as a female handler bounced into the main ring alongside her exquisitely groomed steed seemingly unaware that all eyes were glued to her? Ladies, what follows is the forbidden
Growth Theory and the Arabian Horse
Growth Theory as an economic concept is relatively new. Authored in the early 1980's it made its introduction with the far-reaching changes of the booming computer/electronic era. Relative to the Arabian horse, Growth Theory is an approach to economics that seeks to explain (and ideally, hopes to predict) the rate at which a business, will grow over time.
Pogrom Video Promotion
On Friday, June 29, 2012 around 1:00 p.m. Arabhorse.com received a call from David Boggs of Midwest Station II telling us about a new video for the incredible stallion *Pogrom. He wanted to make a big splash with the video and utilize all available resources to promote this great young stallion. He came to Arabhorse.com asking for a unique and innovative
Dick Adams has been a very successful Breeder, Promoter, Marketer & Judge within the Arabian Horse Breed's international community for thirty-five years.
Negative Optimism and the Arabian Horse Breeder
Optimism is one of the most necessary character qualities of any successful business. It carries, deeply, into the Arabian Horse "business", with its bounding passions and roller coaster emotions.
Adams Talks: Part Two
What does the future of the Arabian Horse Association (AHA) hold?
The AHA's future is directly tied to the economics and prestige of the U.S. National Championship Show.
PART 1: The Importance of a Good Website
In this day and age, almost every business has a website. It's not easy to keep up with the task of competing with the millions of websites on the Internet today. In order for your website to be remembered it needs to enthrall, stand out and be unique.
Several cases of "neurologic rhino" have been reported in Arizona and nine other western states. All reported cases appear to stem from exposure to the equine herpes virus ("rhino") at a competition held in Ogden, Utah during the first week of May 2011.
Cellulitis in Horses
Cellulitis refers to a disseminated infection of the subcutaneous tissue, which is the tissue found just beneath the skin. In horses, cellulitis often develops rapidly, seemingly over a number of hours. More common in the hindlimbs than the forelimbs, cellulitis is recognized by a rapid swelling of the limb, often accompanied by heat, pain with touching,