Descendant Of Triple Crown Winner Secretariat Births Twins, Treated At UMN Center A descendant of the world-famous, Triple-Crown-winning racehorse Secretariat gave birth to twins last month and is being treated for complications at the University of Minnesota's Veterinary Medical Center.
Best Places For Horseback Riding In MinnesotaWhatever your skill level, here are five horseback riding opportunities you will want to see.
Six Horses Rescued After Living In Several Feet Of Mud In DuluthSix horses are on the path to recovery after being rescued from a small shed near Duluth, where they were living in several feet of mud.
Nobles Co. Woman Gets 90 Days For 15 Horse DeathsA Reading woman was sentenced Friday to 90 days in jail after 15 horses were found dead on her property in March of 2014. The Nobles County Attorney's office says Joan Mary Moore, 56, pleaded guilty to five counts of animal neglect.
Accomplish With Kylie: Hold Your HorsesHold Your Horses is a Minnesota non-profit providing individualized equine assisted therapy to improve the lives of children with disabilities.
Saddle Up For The Minnesota Horse Expo!The Minnesota Horse Expo, this weekend at the State Fairgrounds, is the place to "see," "buy" and "do" for horse lovers. There are vendors for everything from boots, belts and saddles to art and food.
Horse Therapy Program Just Short Of Fundraising GoalA horse therapy program that helps severely-disabled children has a new home. WCCO first reported on the Hold Your Horses program in February. They were in immediate need of a new home and also needed to raise $50,000 for the move.
Horse Rider Injured After Being Thrown From Mount Chisago County authorities say a horse rider who was thrown from her mount after it was spooked by another horse has been hospitalized in serious condition.
Twin City Polo Club Turns 50The Twin City Polo Club in Maple Plain is celebrating its 50th year of existence this summer. Yes, that sport with the horses and mallets. If you're like most people around the Twin Cities, it isn't the 50 years that catches your attention. It's the existing part.
Canterbury Park Strives To Recover From Weather WoesThe storms have taken their toll on our yards, basements and in some cases, our nerves. But at Canterbury Park in Shakopee, the storms have hit hard in some different ways. In a rare move, they canceled races a few weeks back and then they had to do it again, according to Marketing Director John Groen.
1 Dead After Car Hits HorsesOne person died early Saturday morning after their car hit a group of horses in Hubbard County. According to Minnesota State Patrol, around 4:46 a.m. the victim was traveling northbound on Highway 71 just south of Hubbard County Road 14 when it struck horses in the roadway.
Ramsey Co. Historical Society Wants People To Document Green LineThe Green Line opening is just the newest chapter in the rich, storied history of University Avenue. Minneapolis and St. Paul were connected in 1890 with the creation of the street car system, according to Chad Roberts with the Ramsey County Historic Society.
Horse Virus Cases Showing Up In Upper MidwestState officials in the Upper Midwest are cautioning horse owners about a virus that spreads easily among the animals and can lead to breathing problems, abortions and nervous system disorders.
Gitty Up On The Rocking S Equine Express Just 30 minutes outside of Minneapolis, rolling hills and the Luce Line trail offer escape from city living. Rather than a run or walk the winding trails, I had a different mode of transportation in mind. Suzy Mernik takes a unique approach to her horse-back tours. You choose your favorite trail and Suzy brings the horses
15 Dead Horses Found On Nobles County FarmInvestigators found 15 dead horses on a Nobles County farm Tuesday afternoon. According to the Nobles County Sheriff's office, the animals were found at a farm in Reading, which is near Worthington. Nine horses on the farm are still alive and in good condition.