The United States Eventing Association (USEA) is pleased to announce their continued partnership with longtime sponsor Auburn Laboratories, Inc. As a Bronze Level Sponsor of the 2018 USEA American Eventing Championships (AEC), they will provide division winners with bottles of APF and packs of APF Pro cookies. Auburn Laboratories has also signed on as a Contributing Level Sponsor of the USEA Annual Meeting and Convention. This year’s AEC will be held August 30-September 2, 2018 at the Colorado Horse Park in Parker, Colorado and this year’s USEA Annual Meeting and Convention will be held in New Orleans, Louisiana, December 5-9, 2018.
“Auburn Laboratories, Inc. is delighted to be partnering with USEA again this year to support the American Eventing Championships and the USEA Annual Convention,” said Joy Van Noy of Auburn Laboratories. “Our relationship with USEA, developed through the years, is very important to us and we are proud to be associated with this incredible organization as well as the remarkable competitors in all the levels of this sport across the country.”
Auburn Laboratories, Inc. creates APF (Advanced Protection Formula) and APF Pro, leading adaptogenic supplements for horses. APF supports your horse’s natural ability to “adapt” to stress, providing natural herbal extracts in a concentrated formula that is easily mixed into daily feed. Created by an equine veterinarian, Auburn Laboratories, Inc.’s products have become the first choice for the world’s top riders and trainers.
“Auburn Laboratories Inc. is a wonderful company that has consistently shown its commitment to the sport of eventing and the welfare of our horses,” said USEA CEO Rob Burk. “The APF products are well regarded and popular with our members. Those competing at the AEC this year can expect to see some of their amazing products included in the prize bags. I ask our members to extend your thanks to company founders Dr. Mike Van Noy and Joy Van Noy for their support of U.S. Eventing!”
The USEA would like to thank Auburn Laboratories for their generous support of our sport and invite you to visit them at the USEA Annual Meeting and Convention Trade Fair.
About Auburn Laboratories
Founded in 1999 by Michael Van Noy, DVM and his wife Joy, Auburn Laboratories is dedicated to providing highly effective nutritional supplements backed by scientific research. Learn more about the products Auburn Laboratories offers by visiting their website.
About the United States Eventing Association
The USEA is a non-profit 501(c)(3), educational organization committed to providing eventing enthusiasts with a competitive level suited to their individual skills. By assisting and educating competitors, event organizers and officials; maintaining responsible safety standards; and registering qualified competitions and clinics, the USEA offers a strong and continuous training opportunity for an ever-expanding field of world-class competitors. Just as importantly, the USEA provides a means for all riders, regardless of age or ability, to experience the thrill of eventing. To learn more about the USEA, visit www.useventing.com.
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The USEA Future Event Horse (FEH) and Young Event Horse (YEH) programs have around 30 qualifying competitions each, and youngsters around the country are about to begin their seasons aimed at Championships.
As the season begins to turn, the temperature begins to drop, turnout time becomes more limited, schedules shift to accommodate the waning daylight and the possibility for a colicky horse increases. While the exact environmental causes of colic are not well understood, a commonly accepted theory is that any abrupt changes to a horse’s environment or schedule can increase the risk of colic.