Wednesday, June 3, 2020

North America's Premier Horse Show Magazine

Pick up your copy of the latest issue of The Plaid Horse Magazine (as well as TPH stickers!) at horse shows and select tack shops all over the US and Canada this week. Want to get your Plaid Horse fix without leaving the house? Click here to subscribe today!

The Plaid Horse is America’s Premiere Horse Show Magazine. The Plaid Horse was founded in 2003 to serve the equestrian community. In 2018/2019, examples of horse show distribution included: The Devon Horse Show, USEF Pony Finals, all HITS shows, Lake Placid Horse Shows, Blenheim Equisports, Washington International Horse Show, and The National Horse Show, and the Pin Oak Charity Horse Show.

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Show Strides Debuts! Check Out the Brand-New Series of Horse Novels

Meet Tally, a working student who loves riding in the lesson program at Quince Oaks. But Tally’s barn family is about to get a lot bigger when a new A-circuit trainer arrives at the farm with clients like Mac, a girl Tally’s age who is moving up a division on her own pony hunter. While the riders face different challenges, they come to learn how much they have in common as they chase their riding dreams together.

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Fresh Stories From the Barn Lounge

The Entitlement of Victimhood

BY ELYSE SCHENK Unpopular opinion: winners aren’t villains, and losers aren’t victims.  Accusing competitors of winning...

Did the Pandemic Prove We Rely Too Much on Showing?

BY GREGORY M. FRANKLIN, CANTERBURY FARM Let me preface this by stating two facts.  First, I...

Penny Carpenter: Turning a Passion for Horses Into 48 Years of Stewarding

BY KRISTIN PITZER Penny Carpenter has loved horses since she was a child. Originally from New York, she got...

Boarding Barns Are Prepared for Anything… Even the Apocalypse

BY ELYSE SCHENK Those willing to pursue the unforgiving business of horse boarding aren’t in it for the promise...

Laura Connaway: Creating Her Own Path

BY EMILY DAILY/JUMP MEDIA As a life-long rider and fourth-generation equestrian, Laura Connaway always knew she wanted to center...

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The Plaid Horse is a print and digital publishing company, proudly printed in the United States. We provide exceptional coverage for the hunter/jumper/breeding disciplines at reasonable rates. We support equestrian competitors, horse fans, the general public, and suppliers to the industry through horse show and event coverage, equine articles of interest, and advertisements.

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