The Plaid Horse announces Media Partnership and Magazine Distribution with DMG Winter Series

BY Devyn Trethewey

November 10, 2021 – St. Louis, MI – The Plaid Horse has partnered with the DMG Winter Series as a media partner with full magazine distribution. The DMG Winter Series will run from December 1, 2021 through February 20, 2022 at The National Equestrian Center in St. Louis, MI. 

Read the current issue here:

DMG Shows is a family run business, based near St. Louis and led by Mo Duhon. Mo is a recognized face at horse shows around the country and has been a fixture in the equestrian industry for decades.

The December Issue featuring Hero Bean Stevenson in St. Louis during the December horse shows.

“At DMG Shows we love The Plaid Horse Magazine!” said Mo Duhon. “It’s so nice to catch up on the goings of our sport and anytime we’re mentioned we receive a ton of feedback from all over the country!”

“The Plaid Horse is excited to be a part of another competitive, fun and well-run show series.” said Piper Klemm, Ph.D., Publisher of The Plaid Horse. “The DMG Winter Series has so much to offer for riders from all backgrounds.”

Follow along on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and at our website to congratulate horses and riders, follow results and view photos and videos during the competition. 

About The Plaid Horse 

The Plaid Horse is a woman-owned small business dedicated to education in the horse show industry. We publish 10-12 magazine issues per year as well as a series of novels and select non-fiction, run a daily website, and produce a weekly podcast. A frequent horse show sponsor, we are committed to inspiring young riders to take a more active role in the industry.

About Piper Klemm 

Dr. Piper Klemm is the owner and publisher of The Plaid Horse. Her mission is to educate young equestrians in every facet of our industry and to empower young women in particular to find their voices and stories—and to share them.

She has spent her entire career focusing on education through various channels, including The Plaidcast, North America’s most listened-to horse show podcast; as a professor at Clarkson University; co-authoring the Show Strides book series; and by providing educational articles, grants, and experiential learning opportunities for riders of all ages and levels. She earned her Ph.D. in Chemistry at the University of California, Berkeley.

Piper lives in Canton, New York, with her husband, Adam Hill. Adam is a Chemistry Professor at St. Lawrence University and the Faculty Mentor to the national champion IHSA Riding Team. She owns a fleet of lease ponies, and competes in the Amateur Hunter divisions with MTM Sandwich

About Show Strides 

Show Strides is a middle grade novel series about riding, showing, horsemanship, and the special friendships we form with our animals and fellow horse lovers. Set on the sprawling grounds of a large hunter jumper barn, the series features a diverse range of characters, from the lesson kid to the A-rated show regular, and everyone in between. While the reading level is appropriate for young riders, the series has fans of all ages! Read more about our books, including excerpts from all four novels, at