Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Glenhaven Astoria: From Pasture to Pony Finals

By Ashley Peacock of Peacock Acres  Here we are on our way from Winston-Salem, NC to Unionville, VA to find a project pony.  We aren’t even sure we knew why. Glenhaven Welsh Ponies and Cobs...

Local NY Horse Breeder Hits the Daily Double at the Saratoga Springs Horse Show

May 13, 2015 | Horse Show News, Rider Profile By Melissa Schaefer​ Doctor Who What are the odds that a welsh pony breeder would have both a homebred horse and homebred pony claim champion at a USEF premier...

TPH Staff Picks: Favorite Advertisements of the May Young Horse Issue

Every issue The Plaid Horse team picks their 15 favorite ads to highlight- here they are for the May Young Horse Issue, available soon online and in print! 1. Stal Wilten- We can never get...

Introducing Style Native: Brandi Cyrus

By Brandi Cyrus of StyleNative.com This article if from the 2015 May Young Horse Issue of The Plaid Horse Magazine - read the full issue here.    Brandi Cyrus, Style Native LOOK 1 I'm so excited to introduce myself...

An Inside Look: The Daunting College Application Process

Follow @plaidhorsemag // By The Plaid Horse Intern Morgan Bullock Applying for college can be a daunting task, especially if you aren’t exactly sure what you’d like to do in college, or where you want to...

6 Pieces of Advice for Competing at IEA Nationals

 Written by: Carly Nasznic, Photos by: Stan Nasznic  The 2015 IEA National Finals are coming up very soon and with only a limited time to prepare for them, here are some tips on how to make...

A Million Reasons to Ride at Alex Jayne’s Our Day Farm

Follow @plaidhorsemag !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s),p=/^http:/.test(d.location)?'http':'https';if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src=p+'://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document, 'script', 'twitter-wjs'); Join the Our Day Farm Team   Wellington, FL – April 7, 2015 – Alex Jayne’s Our Day Farm hit the ground running at the Winter Equestrian Festival in Wellington, FL, this season...

Grace Howard Signs with UGA’s Equestrian Team

Follow @plaidhorsemag !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s),p=/^http:/.test(d.location)?'http':'https';if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src=p+'://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document, 'script', 'twitter-wjs'); On April 15, 2015, Grace Howard signed a letter of intent to attend the University of Georgia in the fall 2015 as a member of the NCAA Women’s' Equestrian Team....

A Look Back at LGCT Miami: Photo Gallery

The Plaid Horse intern, Dominique Gonzalez, made the trek from Ocala to Miami to witness the Longines Global Champions Tour of Miami Beach. Even though the sun was hot and the sand was in her shoes,...

Pin Oak Charity Horse Show Take2 TB Champion – A Proud Owner’s Perspective

By Diane Wilson The Pin Oak Charity Horse Show celebrated its 70th year this season. It is a prestigious show that remains seeped in tradition.  The best of the best ship in from across the...

World-Class Show Jumping Horses Arrive in Miami Beach

Many 5* equine athletes have arrived in Miami Beach by air for the first round of the Longines Global Champions Tour 2015 (2-4 April), carried in fine style by Emirates Airline and looked after...

What a Weekend! Atlanta Spring Classic Update

The Atlanta Spring Classic at the Georgia International Horse Park has been jumping! The weekend kicked off on Thursday with the $5,000 Open Welcome followed by the $10,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby on Friday and Saturday brought the $25,000 EMO Grand Prix to home...

Bluman Equestrian NY is Born

Bluman Equestrian based in Wellington (FL) since 2009 starts a new project “Bluman Equestrian NY” at Hunters Moon Farm, a top-end facility on Long Island’s prestigious Gold Coast, only 28 miles from New York...

Never Too Young to Give: A Six-Year-Old Gives Up Gifts for Rescued Horses

By The Plaid Horse Intern Amy Coretz While most six-year-olds are concerned about which toys they want to receive for their birthday, six-year-old Hailey Fox of Monticello, Florida, was more concerned about helping the horses...

Demystifying the Pre-Purchase Exam

DTR Equine Sports Medicine Helps Clients See the Whole Picture By Phelps Media Group It's an important but little-known fact among horse buyers: All pre-purchase examinations are not created equal. Pre-purchase exams performed by the DTR Equine Sports...

TPH Staff Picks: Favorite Ads of The Style Issue

March 2015 featured some of the most beautiful advertisements ever in The Plaid Horse. Read The Style Issue in its entirety here & enjoy the advertisements!

Changing the Industry, One Show at a Time

By Elizabeth Lubrano Walking into The ASPCA Maclay Finals in 2007, I was only worried only worried about two things:  finding distances, and making sure my boots were polished. At that point in my career I had lost a lot. My finals...

Shipping Long Distances

By Juliette Beauchamp As many start to thing about winter circuits and show vacations, hauling your horse long distances comes into play. Not only must they be happy and healthy for shipping, but they also...

Valor Continues on Path to Greatness

By Plaid Horse Intern Jordan Cobb (@kj_behind_the_camera)  Valor and Annabeth Athey in the Large Pony Hunters at the Pin Oak Charity Horse Show (Katy, Texas).  As we start to look forward to the Pin Oak Charity Horse...

Winning Ways: Hunter Holloway

By Avery Stewart of The Hunter & Jumper Blog The 2014 show season was a great year for Hunter Holloway. The Topeka, Kansas, native placed top ten at each Indoor Equitation Finals, won tricolors on...

Photo Gallery: $50,000 Equine Couture TuffRider Grand Prix of HITS Thermal

Will Simpson won with Katie Riddle and was also 9th with The Dude.  Eduardo Menezes and Clear Me finished 12th after an exciting jump-off.  Chianto is looking great again this season- he looks like he...

Photo Gallery: $50,000 HITS Grand Prix of Ocala

Photos by Plaid Horse Intern Dominique Gonzalez Aaron Vale finished 11th and 12th.    Charlie Jayne and Handel's Classic finished 3rd.    Enzo and Kelley Robinson.  Lisa Goldman and Centurion B finished 7th.  Jared...