Horse

Equine health pivotal in Tevis Cup ride

With only a few days until the start of the 2015 Tevis Cup, the 100-mile equestrian endurance feat that brings riders to the foothills from all over the world, the Auburn Journal o ...

Sheriff's deputies bridge gap with common ground

The animals deputies work with and love are also the quickest way for them to bridge the communication gap between law enforcement and the community. From the outside, the uniform ...

Spindly legged and rare twin mules grace farm

LINCOLN — Their legs move more like wobbly stilts than anything else and they approach the world with a wide-eyed caution from behind a protective mother – typical of a ...

Happy ending in search for horse rider near Auburn

With temperatures soaring into the triple digits Tuesday afternoon and concerns surrounding the owner of a riderless, saddled horse spotted running in the American River canyon nea ...

Reader Input: Show responsibility out on the trails

Thanks for allowing the community to vocalize their opinions in your newspaper. I have been a longtime community-involved cyclist with dirt, road and resort-type riding. I was invo ...

Reader Input: Horse people need to lighten up, share

What is it with these horse people (“User groups still at odds over bike park location,” Journal, April 2)? They feel they have the divine right of kings as the only on ...

Reader Input: Park geography cited is way off

I am writing in response to Donna Williams’ letter (“Trail site poor choice for track,” Reader Input, March 7). This letter is full of misinformation. The Pione ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Teen has court appearance in Auburn daycare sex abuse case; mural draws controversy in Auburn; horse/motorcycle crash follow-up

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...

Motorcycle crashes into horse in Newcastle

NEWCASTLE – A motorcyclist was seriously injured early Monday morning in Newcastle when he collided with a horse on the road. California Highway Patrol Officer David Martine ...

Horseback rider falls off Western States trail

A man and his horse tumbled down a steep embankment at the Auburn State Recreation Area on Sunday, injuring the man and crippling the horse. Supervising Park Ranger Scott Liske sa ...

Reader Input: California must regulate pit bulls

The Journal’s March 15 editorial commenting on the recent pit bull attack on a horse in the Bel Air shopping center raised some cogent issues but ignored the most critical on ...

Our View: Responsible pet ownership needed always

The love of our pets is strong in the foothills. Yet, the responsibility for those pets seems to fall to the wayside at times and sometimes with dramatic consequences. Recently ...

Horse escapes with minor injuries in pitbull attack

A horse escaped with only minor wounds after a run-in with a pitbull at the Bel Air shopping center on Highway 49 in Auburn Tuesday evening. Owner Steve Cadwell had left the anima ...

Barn fire kills 12 horses outside Lincoln

A fund has been set up for those wishing to help Doug Ingersoll recover some of the financial loss suffered during Friday’s barn fire. An early Friday morning fire in the Inger ...