People Compete In Horse Competition

EUGENE, Ore. — More than 100 horses showed off their best skills this weekend at the annual Oregon Quarter Horse Show in Eugene. Horseback riders competed in dozens of different classes during the show. The event is open to all skill levels and brought in horseback riders from all over the Northwest. Those participating say … Continue reading »

Budweiser Clydesdale Horses Visit

JUNCTION CITY, Ore. — The iconic Budweiser horses are here. On Thursday they stopped in Junction City. Hundreds of people piled into the Bi-Mart parking lot off Sixth Avenue for the big showcase. Handlers say it takes about an hour to get the eight horses ready to pull a 1903 Studebaker. And while the job … Continue reading »

See Iconic Budweiser Horses

EUGENE, Ore. — The iconic Budweiser horses are here. The Clydesdale horses you see in the commercials will be appearing at multiple events to celebrate the 81st anniversary of Anheuser-Busch. The horses were originally used to deliver beer after prohibition. Now three teams travel the country showcasing the horses. It takes five hours to prep … Continue reading »

Riding Beyond Helps Cancer Survivors

ASHLAND, Ore. — An equine therapy program is helping people ride beyond cancer.  Riding Beyond uses a horse to help cancer survivors or people in recovery to reconnect with the world. It’s common during the recovery period for people to not want to be touched or be around others, but trainers for Riding Beyond said … Continue reading »

Kids Compete in Miniature Horse Show

EUGENE, Ore. — The Emerald Valley Miniature Horse Show attracted nearly 120 horses and more than 50 handlers from all over the region including Washington and California. Sunday afternoon the youngest competitors went head to head in a variety of competitions including driving around in carts, jumping, and showing off the horses best features. One … Continue reading »

Group Rallies For Wild Horses

EUGENE, Ore. —    Wild horse supporters from all over the country, including a group in Eugene rallied Saturday to raise support for the wild animals. The group rallied against the Bureau of Land Management’s removal of wild horses from public property. Supporters said during the 1970s there were three million wild horses in the … Continue reading »

Lane County 4-H Holds Tack Sale

EUGENE, Ore. — After losing a couple years of the program, Lane County 4-H leaders are hoping this year’s Tack Sale will bring in some much needed funding. The event took place at the Oregon Horse Center in Eugene. More than 50 vendors from around Oregon came to sell tack, which is a term used … Continue reading »