Tips for Every Boarding Agreement to Protect Facility Owners from Boarders Who Don’t Pay

BY ERIN PRUTOW Every year I receive calls from distraught farm owners involving boarders who do not pay their board or facility fees. A particularly jarring recent case prompted me to write this article, with...

29 USEF Competitions Added to Florida Winter Circuit Calendar

After review, the United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) has announced the addition of 29 sanctioned competitions to the Florida competition calendar for the 2022 season. In April, the national federation's Board of Directors approved a...

The Plaid Horse Crossword, September 2016

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD Find the answers on page 98! Tag @theplaidhorsemag in a photo of your completed crossword on Instagram with the hashtag #TPHCrossword and you will be entered to win a TPH Prize Pack!      

Celebrating the Ride – LRK3DE 2022

PHOTOS © HEATHER N. PHOTOGRAPHY You've just finished your stadium jumping course at the 5* Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event. It's a dream to finish. Whether you've got a clear round or more faults than...

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

  CLICK HERE to download the February 2017 TPH Crossword! Find the answers on Page 124 of The Plaid Horse - Stallion Issue - February 2017 Available at a horse show near you, or online at issuu.com/theplaidhorsemag! The...

Ryleigh Ferrier Proves Success in Cutting Pen

Above photo: Ryleigh and Nick after competing Cross Country By TPH Intern Emy Lucibello Ryleigh Ferrier is already a success in the cutting world. Only having been in a western saddle for a little less than six...

Emily Goldberg Shines as an Amateur

  Above: Emily and Sinatra showing in the Ariat Finals at Capital Challenge. Photo by Captured Moment Photography. Click here to read this article and more inside the 2017 Equitation issue of The Plaid Horse Magazine. By Sissy...

USHJA Young Pony Hunter Championship

BY EMILY LUCIBELLO The fresh show season brings new classes like the USHJA Young Pony Hunter Championship, a new championship tailored for young Pony Hunter prospects. The YPHC is designed for young Pony Hunters ages seven...

There is No Room for Ego in the Barn

BY BLOG EDITOR LAUREN MAULDIN I’m pretty good at faking confidence. It’s over compensation really, a mask I pull to smooth over issues from low self-esteem and a solid dose of imposter syndrome. When...

Who Jumped It Best? Upperville High Performance Hunters

It's time for another Who Jumped It Best?! Pull up a chair under the shade from the oak trees and watch the High Performance Hunters from the 2018 Upperville Colt & Horse Show. The...

Tips for Memorizing Your Horse Show Courses

BY EMMY DOLIN Memorizing courses at horse shows can be stressful. There is a lot to think about, such as how many strides to maintain in lines, where to halt, and how to ride the...

TPH TV Series Review: The Ponysitter’s Club

BY ALI MIKHAIL Many equestrians like me grew up watching The Saddle Club TV series. In it, you watched a group of young girls navigate friendships, which were held together by a love of horses....

Hagyard Pharmacy’s Relyne GI Approved to be Sold in the United Kingdom

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE It is the first of the Resolvet line of products to gain approval, with more to come across Europe and around the world Lexington, KY: Hagyard Pharmacy announced that its equine digestive health supplement,...

Todd, Nicholson, Tait and Jefferis: Who are New Zealand’s Golden Era Equestrians?

Four members of Equestrian Sports New Zealand’s Hall of fame - Sir Mark Todd KNZM CBE, Andrew Nicholson ONZM, Blyth Tait and Vaughn Jefferis - are some of New Zealand’s most well-known and decorated...

Keeping Your Horse Healthy and Strong – 7 Essential Practices for Horse Owners

Are you looking for ways to keep your horse healthy and maintain a strong bond? Look no further! Take a look at these 7 vital practices!  Horses are incredible creatures; their beauty, grace, and magnificent...

4 Reasons Why to Consider Home Equity Loans

There are many reasons why, at some point in life, homeowners need to free up some funds. It could be to consolidate debt or carry out maintenance to the property but whatever the reason...

Building a Safety Net in Sports Betting

Gambling is an ancient game. The interesting part of this game is that almost anything in our daily lives can contribute as a wager for gambling purposes. For example, how many grains of rice...

Best Twitter content to post for horse enthusiasts

If you are a horse enthusiast on Twitter, you need to ask yourself what type of content you need to post for your audience. Do you oftentimes find yourself mindlessly scrolling down your Twitter...

Qualities to Look for in a Good CBD Supplier

CBD is a popular topic these days, and with so many options out there, it can be hard to find the best CBD products. There are plenty of things to look for in a...

The Plaid Horse Issues to be Included in the Spring 2022 Cavali Club...

Do you love finding new products that both you and your horse will love? Cavali Club is a fun, affordable way to discover great items ranging from rider and equine wellness, style, horse care,...

American Made: Is Importing Sport Horses the Answer?

BY SISSY WICKES For decades, horse shoppers in most disciplines traveled to Europe in the hopes of finding a hidden gem, that diamond in the rough standing in a remote barn in the Netherlands- undervalued and underpriced....

Horses Give me Freedom: Riding with Arthrogryposis

BY JEWELL COX Ever since I can remember, I’ve had the dream of owning a horse, caring for it, and competing in barrel racing. I wanted to experience the special connection humans have with horse, but people told...