For Immediate Release:

THERMAL, Calif. – July 21, 2021 – American Regent Animal Health, maker of Adequan® i.m. (polysulfated glycosaminoglycan), has renewed its Platinum-level sponsorship of the Desert International Horse Park (DIHP) and will continue its support of hunter/jumper and dressage events at the West Coast venue during the 2021-2022 competition season that runs from October through April in Thermal, California.

“Adequan shares the same love and commitment to horse sport that we do,” said Chris Mayone, VP of Sponsorship at the Desert International Horse Park. “We are thrilled to have Adequan as a dedicated partner at DIHP, and we look forward to expanding our partnership with Adequan during this exciting season of growth for us.”

Highlighting the 2021/2022 partnership, Adequan will be the title sponsor of the Desert Dressage Series running this fall with multiple weeks of FEI World Cup™ Final qualifying dressage. To view the complete Desert Dressage Series schedule, CLICK HERE.

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During the celebrated hunter/jumper events at DIHP, Adequan will continue its longstanding support of horse sport on the West Coast during the National Sunshine Series, Desert Holiday Series, which includes the all-new Major League Show Jumping series, and the ever-popular 2022 Desert Circuit. To view the complete DIHP 2021/2022 schedule, CLICK HERE.

“For 30 years, Adequan has supported horses and riders of every discipline, and we are excited to continue that legacy at DIHP,” said Andy Ferrigno, Senior Director of Sales and Marketing for American Regent Animal Health. “We look forward to helping keep horses moving through this competition season.”

Mark your calendars for the 2021/2022 competition season at DIHP, and view the complete 2021/2022 show schedule HERE. Official prize lists and entry information will be released this summer. Keep up to date with the news and updates on the National Sunshine Series and Major League Show Jumping events at the Desert International Horse Park by visiting

About American Regent Animal Health
American Regent Animal Health, a division of American Regent, Inc., is committed to
advancing animal health with proven FDA-approved products like Adequan ® (polysulfated
glycosaminoglycan). The company’s portfolio is anchored by the only FDA-approved
polysulfated glycosaminoglycan products for horses and dogs, which have been relied on for over three decades by veterinarians. American Regent, Inc., a Daiichi Sankyo Group Company,
manufactures and distributes human and veterinary pharmaceutical products and is committed to
providing the ever-changing U.S. healthcare marketplace with a growing and diversified
American Regent portfolio. For more information on American Regent Animal Health, visit or call 800-458-0163.

About the Desert International Horse Park
With nearly 1.5 million square feet of competition and riding space, the Desert International
Horse Park is one of the largest equestrian facilities in North America. Offering multiple weeks
of world-class equestrian competition from October through March, the facility is a destination
location for thousands of equestrians, their horses, family and friends for several months
annually. Competitors from all over the world travel to Thermal, CA to not only compete but to
enjoy everything the desert has to offer.

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