Different types of horse races you can bet on in the United Kingdom

When it comes down to horse racing, the United Kingdom is probably the first country that comes to mind. This sport plays a really important role for the Brits, which means that some of...

10 Tips for a Successful Online Casino Experience

Casinos are not just about gambling anymore. They're also about socializing with friends, enjoying entertainment, and even taking a break from the stresses of everyday life. To get the most out of your next...

How Professionals Wish Clients Acted When They Leave a Trainer

BY PENELOPE GREEN An article went around on Facebook a while back about owning a small business and how that can lead to depression and anxiety.  Some of the worries include the costs of operating,...

Level Up Your Horse Betting Strategy

Horse racing, being one of the most well-loved sports in the world, has become a way for horse betting to be conceptualized and be widely practiced from the 1600s until today. Basically, gamblers are...

The Best Bedding Options for Horses

It’s likely that you use the bedding that’s readily available at your stable yard, but if you have noticed any issues, it may be time for a change. There are loads of different options,...

Signs Your Equine Friend has Laminitis and What to do

Laminitis is a common condition in ponies, horses, or even donkeys. It affects the animal’s hooves, often the front ones. The condition is extremely painful, making it difficult to walk.  It is essential to ensure...

A Week at the Happiest Show On Earth

BY LINDY GUTMAN Last month, I had the honor of participating in the Retired Racehorse Project 2020-2021 Mega Makeover in Lexington, KY.  The Retired Racehorse Project is a 501 c3 that advocates for and supports...

Protected: Piper Klemm, Ph.D. to Offer Hourlong Consulting Services

For the first time, The Plaid Horse Publisher Piper Klemm, Ph.D. will offer a limited number of hourlong consulting services this fall. Klemm began her tenure as publisher in 2014. She received her B.S. with...

Taking Care of Your Tack (and Yourself): The Importance of Self-Care for Equestrians

BY LINDSEY ANUZIS GAGE Like a Barbie collection, horses have all kinds of accessories—blankets, boots, bits and brushes. But the most important accessory is the one that allows us the ability to ride them, and...

The Plaid Horse Announces Desert International Horse Park Official Media Partnership

The Plaid Horse will return to Thermal, CA this winter as an Official Media Partner of the Desert International Horse Park. With nearly 1.3 million square feet of competition and riding space, the Desert International...

By the Numbers: Best Represented Sires at the Olympic Games

Hippomundo was curious to study the pedigrees of the showjumping horses and found that the 12 stallions that had more than one offspring at the Olympic Games were all in the top 20 of the...

Harrie Smolders: The Most Consistent GCT Grand Prix Rider

By Kim Falkena The Longines Global Champions Tour (GCT) sets the stage for the world's best riders. Besides the team competition (Global Champions League), there is also the individual competition. This year, 15 GCT competitions...

By the Numbers: Comparing Nations Based on Show Jumping Prize Money Won

By Judith Warner Which nation has the most successful showjumping riders, and what are the differences between the various countries? The USA currently has the most successful riders representing their star-spangled banner in international competition. Although they...

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Gamers are always looking for the best mobile casino bonuses. Right from the start, casinos started attracting consumers with huge welcome packages. Free spins, free cash, and free play chips are all benefits. It...

ShowMD’s Dr. Barbara Blasko: The Doctor is in…at the Horse Show

BY Emily Randolph/Randolph PR Speak to patients of Dr. Barbara Blasko, and you’re likely to hear a lot of similar sentiments: “Barb saved my life!” And, “I wouldn’t have been able to show if it...

Hassinger Farm: Where the Passion For Horses Comes First

Amy Hassinger and Dr. James Hassinger, DVM have spent almost two decades creating four companies with the goal of helping equine and human athletes perform their best BY JENNY FINCH Nestled under the tall, slender pines...

The Plaid Horse Questionnaire With: Stacia Madden

I’d be lost without: an assistant at the ring with me.  As a horsewoman, I am most proud of: the amazing team Beacon Hill has evolved into over the years.  As a horsewoman, I work to...

American Pharoah’s Stud Career yet to Produce Superstar

American Pharoah was one of the greatest racehorses in the history of American thoroughbred racing. Bob Baffert’s charge enjoyed a dominant run in 2015 when he won the Triple Crown along with the Breeders’...

6 tips for a safer online casino experience

Thanks to online casinos and sports books, you can now play your favorite casino games or be in sports without leaving the comfort of your home. In fact, all online casino websites offer some...

The Invisible Fault: Hannah Isop on Mental Health

BY JENNY SWANSON, LICSW Hannah Isop, talented professional rider and trainer at Harkaway Farm alongside Tracey Freels out of Brewster, NY and Wellington, FL is one of my personal favorites in the industry. After her...

College Preparatory Invitational Announces Piper Klemm as Keynote Speaker

BY Devyn Trethewey October 28, 2021 - The College Preparatory Invitational (CPI) has named Piper Klemm as a keynote speaker for the CPI horse show, to be held January 14 – 16, 2022 in West...

Ejiao: The Illegal Trade That’s Bringing Donkeys To The Brink Of Extinction

If not stopped, donkeys could be extinct within the next 15 years. What can people in the United States do to help? BY JENNIFER FINCH In some areas of the world, working equines are the foundation...