Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Piper Klemm Ph.D. Publisher’s Note – December 2017/January 2018

Find this article and more HERE inside TPH’s 2017-2018 Education Issue. Some moments, memories, podcasts, or readings really outlast their significance. You read, listen, glance once and then find yourself, years later, relating to the concept, noodling...

Q&A: Being Successful in School and in Riding

By Intern Katie Lenkart   Every young rider knows the struggle of keeping up with school while being at a horse show. There are so many distractions; your friends, your horses, and of course the ever...

Pony Issue Preview: Taming Butterflies by Emily Pope

A preview from the July/Aug. 2014 Issue of The Plaid Horse Magazine- The Pony Issue. 

Scott Keller Quit Wall Street for the Jumper Ring

By Jona Lane Scott Keller has been very successful in both the business and equestrian world. Before opening his own training business, he spent many years on Wall St. handling accounts and trading amounts of...

March 2017 TPH Crossword- Inspired by the 2017 USHJA Horsemanship Quiz Challenge

CLICK HERE to download the February 2017 TPH Crossword! Find the answers HERE on Page 80 of The Plaid Horse – Young Rider Style issue- March 2017  Available at a horse show near you, or online...

Life Lessons in the Barn: Being a Good Steward for the Voiceless

BY PONYMOMAMMY “The horse does one of two things. He does what he thinks he’s supposed to do, or he does what he thinks he needs to do to survive”...

A Royal Summer Retreat at the Royal Veterinary College – Part II

BY INTERN SARAH LEWIS Last week in the first part of her story, Sarah walked us through her process finding, applying and traveling to the Royal Veterinary College for their pre-vet summer program. Today we get...

A Day in the Life of a Horse Show Dad

BY INTERN HAYLEY KASTRUP Everyone knows the hype about pony moms, but nobody is talking about horse show dads. They’re a breed all their own, and deserve just as much recognition. They are dedicated and...

10 Things that Keep Me Up at Night Other Than Depo Use

The cost of horse showing. Who’s working on it: Local shows stepping up their game The lack of horsemanship. Who’s working on it: TPH title sponsor of HQC The new green hunter system. What is this...

4 Quick and Easy Equestrian Halloween Party Ideas

BY KAITLYN YOURKOSKI Halloween is a very popular holiday in the equestrian community. It allows riders a break from a busy show season, and is also a very great time to bound with your barn...