Category Archives: Organizations/Clubs/Farms

NYSSA Online Bidding

Time is running out to get in on the action with the online bidding for the NY Stallion Service Auction.  Online bidding ends tomorrow at noon.  Some of you may be attending the actual event, but if you’re interested in any of the items (including ad space here on Above Level) get your bids in…

Consignment Program at Brian Hadley Stables

Brian Hadley Stables, located in Weatherford, Texas, would like to announce to all Morgan enthusiasts, that we are now offering a REDUCED TRAINING RATE through our consignment program!  The consignment program will allow Morgan owners who are interested in primarily selling their show horse(s) a lower monthly training rate!  We still welcome new clients who…

Equestrian Professional.com – Seminar

Back in August I mentioned an online Financial Planning seminar specifically geared toward those in equine oriented business.  First of all, I know at least one person (leslie) signed up for the event.  Did anyone participate?  What did you think?  Was it beneficial, insightful, helpful, etc? Second of all, the same site, EquestrianProfessional.com, is sponsoring…

FREE 2011 calendar

Would you like a FREE 2011 calendar?  Contact Diana at:  diana@merriewoldmorgans.com  You can see what they look like here:  http://merriewoldmorgans.com/morgan-horse-news/

A Day Late

I should’ve posted this yesterday in honor of Veteran’s Day, but I just found out about it today.  Did you know AMHA has “adopted” a National Guard squadron?  I’m not sure exactly what that means, but it’s true.  The 172nd from Vermont.  The squadron took on the name “Task Force Morgan” when they deployed to…

Celebrating Morgans, CA style

I came across this yesterday and it just occurred to me that I should post it here!  How did I find out about this?  I can’t remember, but Rushton Stables is sponsoring a California style Celebration of the Morgan Horse on Saturday Oct 30.  I believe other area CA Morgan farms are involved as well…

2010 World Morgan Futurity Benefit Auction

Online bidding for the 2010 WMF Auction is almost over.  Bidding closes at 9pm on November 1 .  There are a slew of great trainers offering their services along with 4 different advertising opportunities.  Looks like bidding on most of the training packages starts around $400 (for a month) and many of them are still…

NYSSA helps the cause of the Morgan Pavilion

I’m a bit surprised they haven’t announced this on their website, but the New York Stallion Service Auction is donating a brick to the Morgan Pavilion for each service that sells in the 2011 auction.  Each brick will bear the name of the corresponding stallion whose service was sold through the auction.  A great way…

Merriewold Morgans

At Merriewold Morgans, we focus on producing Morgans with willing dispositions, athletic conformations, and true Morgan type. We have carefully chosen our foundation mares for their size, good temperament, solid, correct build, and femininity. We then select Morgan stallions from both sport or show bloodlines that have proven to pass on their athletic ability, show…

Help Needed!!

  Over this past weekend, Buffy Shapleigh, a local morgan trainer (Springvale, ME) took a bad spill at a horse show. The horse landed on top of her and she broke three bones in her left leg. She received surgery this morning and should regain full mobility. Unfortunately, as is often the case with trainers who…