Saturday, December 7, 2019

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.


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.

The 2019 Holiday Gift Guide

Fresh Stories From the Barn Lounge

Obstacles & Ramrod Wills

BY KIM HINSON A Fresh Start with Wild Horses, Three Daughters and Gumption North Carolina...

Riding With Life: Melanie Smith Taylor

BY ANN JAMIESON The cover photo on her website says it all. It’s not of Melanie Smith and Calypso earning...

An Aging Equestrian’s Journey Back To Horses After Injury

BY SUSAN GILSTRAP On my 44th birthday, I decided to take the day off and have a riding lesson to celebrate....

Why I Decided to Take Boarders on My Private Horse Farm

BY LYNN HAMILTON A few years ago, a property came up for sale in the Foothills of Alberta.  The land...

A Study in Hard Work: Brooke Farr & ABF Equine

BY LAUREN MAULDIN It’s one of our favorite plots, featured in many horse movies. The horse-crazy, hard working kid...


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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