Tuesday, August 11, 2020

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!

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...

Dealing With the Grief of a Lost Horse

By Plaid Horse Intern Olivia Ferro (Age 13) The most difficult thing about the horse world, unarguably speaking, is losing a pony or horse that is near to you. When a horse passes, it is...

10 Ways to Stay More Organized at Horse Shows

By Marissa Cohen We have all been in this situation, we get to the show and realize we forgot something. Or the opposite? You happen to overpack and you just do not have enough space...

Are You WEF Ready?

BY MARGOT HIRSCH It’s the time of year when riders from all over the world gather in Wellington, Florida, to compete at the highly regarded Winter Equestrian Festival. Many come for months at a time,...

Investing in horses: Something only a foal would do?

By Scott Mahoney Before we know it, riding season will be over.  There are those who bear down and continue their routine of going to the barn in the cold and those who are fortunate...

#TBT Covers of The Plaid Horse Magazine, 2010

Today we #tbt to The Plaid Horse in 2010! Check the covers that year below: 

#TBT Plaid Horse Covers 2006-2008

A look back at some of the covers of The Plaid Horse from 2006-2008! 

5 Tips for a Healthy Thanksgiving

by Kimball Willson, The Equestrian Health Coach Most Thanksgiving dinners consist of a big rich meal complete with sweets, cocktails, and of course, celebration with family and friends. You can maintain your healthy habits during...

How to Have a Barn Sleepover

By The Plaid Horse Intern Olivia Stoeckel The Plaid Horse Instagram recently posted this photo of a Littlewood Farm barn sleepover, which generated much interest on how to have your own barn sleepover. Plaid Horse...

25 Places to Shop on #SmallBusinessSaturday

Ready for #smallbusinesssaturday? So are we! Here are 25 recommendations from TPH of great places to shop this holiday season for all your equestrian gift needs. 1. Andrew Ryback Photography 2. Deco Pony 3. A Little Pet...

EAP Finals: Nations Cup

By Plaid Horse Intern Bailey Fuller The conclusion of EAP National Finals was an exciting one and I would like to say congratulations to Carly Williams on her win and Cody Wooten on second place....

Christmas List: Deco Pony Plaid Horse Tote

PH Intern Olivia Stoeckel models the Deco Pony Plaid Horse Tote- perfect for every equestrian on your Christmas list! Order yours here: http://www.decopony.com/plaid-horse-tote/plaid-horse-tote Photos by Andrew Ryback Photography.