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Colorado Horse Rescue 2017 Mane Event

Heroes For Horses Spend a fun-filled evening with friends, family, CHR staff and volunteers. Join us for a champagne welcome, silent and live auctions, three course gourmet dinner, our new video presentation and the chance to mingle with beautiful CHR horses! CHR is dedicated to providing relief, shelter, care, rehabilitation and adoption services for abused, […]

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EIA-Positive Horse Identified In Colorado

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 8, 2017 Contacts: Christi Lightcap, (303) 869-9005, Christi.Lightcap@state.co.us Dr. Keith Roehr, (303) 869-9130, Keith.Roehr@state.co.us EIA-Positive Horse Identified In Colorado BROOMFIELD, Colo. -On May 4, 2017, the Colorado Department of Agriculture, State Veterinarian’s Office, was notified by the US Department of Agriculture’s National Veterinary Services Laboratory (NVSL) that a Weld County horse tested […]

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2017 Annual Meeting & Social Soiree

Boulder County Horse Association invites you to the 2017 Annual Meeting and Social Soiree at the Chautauqua Dining Hall Tuesday February 21, 2017,  6pm with Special Guest Speaker: Frances Carbonnel 3 Time World Champion in Western Dressage Mingle with fellow members of the Horse Community in the historic Chautauqua Dining Hall as we review the […]

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Annual Boulder County 4-H Tack Sale

Saturday, February 25, 2017 Boulder County Fairgrounds Exhibit Building Longmont, Colorado 9:30-10:30 a.m. –4-H only 10:30 a.m. –1:00 p.m. –Open to the Public Great values on new and used tack and horse supplies. Need a little updating? Need a new look? Come see what’s new, what’s been around for awhile, and what you’re missing! There […]

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BCHA Board Thanks Peggy Gurnett for Her Service

by Laura Edwards Peggy Gurnett volunteered to join the BCHA Board of Directors early in 2016, after attending several meetings as a member. Having returned to Boulder county after some years away, she wanted to do what she could to meet new horse people, serve the community, and develop her business, Peggy Gurnett Horsemanship, in […]

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Traveling with Horses

by Peggy Gurnett I’ve traveled extensively with horses over the last 20 years, in all sorts of trailers and on airplanes ferrying horses to the United Kingdom. Along the way I’ve picked up some ideas to help make things safe and anxiety-free. When I first got into horses I had to haul two horses, by […]

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A Successful First Aid Clinic

The Boulder County Horse Association Youth Club held a successful Equine First Aid clinic in Lafayette this past weekend.  The clinic was led by local veterinarian Dr. Christy Downey, and covered a number of topics related to caring for your horse.   The weather was beautiful, and the clinic was well attended by members of the […]

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Need Barn Cats?

Need Barn Cats? Boulder County Horse Association is teaming up with Kitty Bungalow Charm School for Wayward Cats to bring you barn cats in this lifesaving mission. Most of you know of the benefits of having barn cats to keep the rodent population in check, and you have probably seen the special relationships cats have with […]

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BCHA Youth Club Volunteers at CHR

The new BCHA Youth Club spend an afternoon volunteering at the Colorado Horse Rescue for their first community service project.  Six member of the club spend some time washing horse blankets, which turned out to be the perfect chore for a 90 degree day! One of the primary points of the BCHAY club’s mission is to […]

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