American Horse Publications members will be notified soon they are finalists in the 2011 AHP Annual Awards Contest for material published in and dated 2010. Participation in this year's contest represented 118 AHP members and 839 entries. Held since 1974, the AHP Annual Awards Contest provides members with an opportunity to be recognized for excellence in equine publishing as well as professional critiques for improvement.
For the tenth year, the Merial Human-Animal Bond Award sponsored by Merial, will be presented to the author of the article that best reflects and promotes the strengthening of the relationship between human and horse. The Alltech A+ Equine Journalism Award is a new class for 2011. Sponsored by Alltech, this Special Award is presented to the author of one article written by an AHP member that focuses on increasing awareness and love of equestrian sport to mainstream readers. The Awards Presentations will be held on Saturday evening, June 18, 2011, in San Diego, California. The list of 2011 finalists will be announced by May 2
About the author
As an animal lover since childhood, Flossie was delighted when Mark, the CEO and developer of EquiMed asked her to join his team of contributors.
She enrolled in My Horse University at Michigan State and completed a number of courses in everything related to horse health, nutrition, diseases and conditions, medications, hoof and dental care, barn safety, and first aid.
Staying up-to-date on the latest developments in horse care and equine health is now a habit, and she enjoys sharing a wealth of information with horse owners everywhere..