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Silva Seeking Assistant Rider

Silva is looking for a hard-working and capable assistant rider. You will be responsible for daily barn chores and must have the skills necessary to ride a variety of dressage horses at different levels of training. We have an apartment and could also offer board for your horse. You will need your own car, and salary depends on experience. Please contact Silva for details: 610-806-2721 Read more...

Keynote Speaker at the International Forum for the Aftercare of Racehorses

It was a great pleasure and a huge honor being the keynote speaker at the International Forum for the Aftercare of Racehorses (IFAR) in Washington, DC last week. This was a massive gathering of Thoroughbred breeders and advocates from around the world. The convention was also connected with the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico on Saturday. It was awesome listening to all the other speakers from around the world talking about the programs in America and Europe that help look after the horses that Read more...

Strong Performances from All Six Windurra Horses at Jersey Fresh Intl

All six Windurra horses had outstanding performances at the Jersey Fresh International Three-Day Event this weekend. Having laid down clear cross country rounds in the worst possible downpour on Saturday, each and every one came back fit and fresh for show jumping today. We were fortunate that the sun was shining and it was an enjoyable day of jumping after yesterday’s slog in the mud. In the CIC3* Tsetserleg, owned by Christine Turner, proved his mettle and finished second overall with Read more...

All Six Horses Clear Around Jersey Fresh Cross Country

While a massive rainstorm washed through New Jersey today, saturating the ground and flooding roads, Boyd was able to pilot all six horses clear around the cross country course at the Jersey Fresh International Three-Day Event at the Horse Park of New Jersey in Allentown. Christine Turner's Kyra and Gloria Callen and Nancy Hathaway's Tura Lura were first out in the CCI2* and each added just two times fault, with Kyra currently in 2nd and Tura Lura sitting 5th heading into tomorrow's show jumping. Only Read more...

Boyd to Speak at First International for the Aftercare of Racehorses May 17th

Press Release The International Forum for the Aftercare of Racehorses will hold its first conference in Washington, D.C. May 17-18 to coincide with the Pan American Conference. "This aftercare conference provides horse racing representatives from around the world with the opportunity to discuss the aftercare of our Thoroughbred racehorses," said James Gagliano, president and chief operating officer of The Jockey Club. "In addition to the major racing nations, we hope to include Read more...

Seventh Place Finish for Crackerjack at 2017 Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event

We had a fine weekend here in Kentucky. Congratulations to Michael Jung of Germany on winning his third consecutive Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event! You've set the bar high and we wish you all the luck going into Badminton next weekend. Crackerjack finished seventh overall, a very satisfactory result for Lucy Boynton Lie's gray horse who never stops trying. Thanks to Lucy, and to Steady Eddie's owners George and Gretchen Wintersteen and Denise and Pierre Colin, for all of their Read more...

2017 Rolex Kentucky Saturday/Cross Country Photos

Photos copyright Amber Heintzberger and may not be copied or reproduced without permission. Read more...

Rolex Kentucky 2017 Cross Country Highs and Lows

https://youtu.be/TiSMmP_kPnE There are always highs and lows in eventing and Boyd understands these perhaps better than most , having experienced both to the extreme. Today at the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event began with a clean and quick round on Crackerjack around a challenging cross country track that saw many riders walking their horses off the course early in the day. This afternoon Boyd joined their ranks when he and Steady Eddie, who had been skipping around the course like it was a walk Read more...

Rolex Kentucky 2017 Dressage

The second day of dressage at the Rolex Kentucky three-day event wraps up with Steady Eddie, owned by George and Gretchen Wintersteen, Denise Lahey and Pierre Colin, tied for 14th and Crackerjack in a four-way tie for 23rd, out of 59 entries. Eddie put in a very solid effort for this placing and received high praise from Silva, who said he couldn't have done better than the performance he put in today. [LEADERBOARD] Both Silva and Boyd have a number of students competing this weekend Read more...

Updated Video of Sales Horse Joulua W

Our lovely home bred mare Joulua W is still for sale and nearly ready for the FEI levels. She’s a wonderful mare to work with and proved herself in the show ring in Wellington this winter. Don’t be put off by the “chestnut mare” stereotypes, this is a good one!

Contact Silva to arrange to meet Joulua at our farm in Pennsylvania: 610.806.2721

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