Grooms in the News
Want to stay young? Be a Groom. Meet Sue, who stays a young 68 by working the backstretch.
Groom at Burghley, win some money for being a kick-butt Groom.
Ever Groom for a gold medal winning horse? Find out what it's like!
Super award given to a British Groom! Just in time for London!
Great story of a loyal Groom - retiring after 26 years!!
Changes to the H-2B Visa Program affect all of us in the horse industry!
In the UK, you can get a Pre-Olympics education in Grooming!
Think your day is long? Try working an international jumping show!
Soldier to Groom to Trainer - one interesting journey!
A cautionary tale for Employers who "pay under the table".
Would you feel weird dressing your horse up in this and walking through the paddock or a show?
Working as a Canadian Standardbred Groom? You could win Groom of the Year!
Where do they put the tracking label? Grooms flying FedEx.
Grooming - Good for a Soldier's Soul.
The road to London 2012 - a Rider gives his Groom some props!
Inside a Top training barn in Wellington, FL. with 80 horses.
What it's like to care for THE Clydesdales. Yes, THE Clydesdales.
Former Groom, Now Farrier! How one Groom found her niche!
The history of the word "groom". Interesting!!
Be a Groom AND a race horse owner, only in South Africa in a great new program!
Awesome new series of blogs by a Pro Groom on ProEquest.com!
USEF Horse of the Year, Neville Bardos, and his Groom Lindsey on how he recovered from a barn fire. Good press, Lindsey!
A great news article on what it's like to travel by air with horses!! Did you know you can be a Groom that specializes in air travel?? (What a great way to see the world!)
Our favorite racehorse Zenyatta has her very own blog. She also has devoted a page to her Grooms. Thanks, Zenyatta!
Grooms in the NEWS!!! You very own fearless leader, me, talks to Equitrekking about life as a Groom.
Heroic Santa Anita Paddock Guard returns to work! This is a great story about a former Groom, now Paddock Guard, who saved a little girl's life. Get the hankies out!
Harness Racing Grooms in Florida can win Horse and Grooms Award Monthly! How great is that!
The winners of the 2011 USEA Christine E. Stafford Groom of the Year Awards are: - Lucy Beard from Kalispell, MT. Lucy grooms for a number of local riders in Kalispell as well as Martha McDowell and Jil Walton at 3 & 4* events. Lucy won the Christine E. Stafford Trophy and $500 - Lindsey Taylor from Unionville, PA is Boyd Martin's groom. Lindsey won USEA 2011 Groom of the Year Jacket and $500
Eventing Nation has a few things to say about Grooms!
A new Groom's Award. Thanks PRO for starting this - we need more Grooms in the Spotlight!
The 2011 FEI Awards are Announced! Best Groom goes to Alice Gaillard of France. OH - by the way, she's 75. Yes, 75. Read more here!
The Capital Challenge in MD honors Grooms! Read the article here!
What is it like to work on the backstretch? Read the article here!
Horse Junkies United has a super new article on the Unsung Heroes of the Horse world. The Horse Husbands out there!! (and oh, yeah, I wrote it!) Read the article!
Hot Grooms News!! The Brits, Burghley, and one Freelance Groom that takes the cake. One day, I hope Grooms in the US will get press also. Read More!
ATTN Employers! There are new rules and proposed new rules which will affect your payroll. Read the article about Foreign Workers HERE.
The latest interview with Equisearch.com!
It can pay off to be a Groom on the track in India, as two lucky Grooms just found out! Read more!
Learn what it's like to manage and organize one of the UK's largest racing yards. Read more!
The feel good story of the racing world, photo included! Read more!
Professional Equine Grooms is now starting to spread over the internet! There is a great interview by Erin Gilmore for Sidelines, and this story was also picked up by Eventing Nation. Grooms in the News
Our Contributor, Thistle Ridge Skill Builders and The Hunter Judge, have posted an article that we wrote together about Grooming to Win. (I'm not biased - but I will say this is the BEST article on Grooming I have EVER SEEN.)
Did you know that the United States Eventing Association Honors Grooms every single year??
Any Grooms out there that work in the Driving Discipline?
Steer grooming tips - come and get em!
HITS on the Hudson Celebrates Grooms! (Finally!!) OK - we are at the BOTTOM of the article - but that's saving the best for last, right??
One Jockey is donating his time and salary to help other Grooms on the track.
What does an International Rider look for in a Groom? Find out here!
Here's a great photo of a Groom hard at work. Sort of has his hands full, right?
An interesting article about Grooms on the backstretch. The information is quite basic about what it's like on working on the track, but it's a glimpse into another world.