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Kerrits Reimagined: Introducing a New Hunter/Jumper Collection from the Innovative Brand

By Esther Hahn Flattering performance breeches at a palatable price point are surprisingly difficult to find. In a landscape of expensive competition wear—that inevitably increases the rising fees associated with showing—it’s nearly impossible to build...

Size Inclusivity in the Equestrian World

BY TPH BLOG EDITOR LAUREN MAULDIN In the spring of 2013, my equestrian life was in a better place than it had ever been. I had a new horse, a young off the track Thoroughbred...

Malvern Saddlery: Built on Tradition, Sustained by Quality

BY TPH TEAM Quality and care have always been priorities for Jill Apfelbaum, proprietor of the stylish and classic Malvern Saddlery located in Malvern, Pennsylvania. As a young girl, Apfelbaum was obsessed with horses and...

TPH Review: Equi-Spa Natural Horse Care

BY BLOG EDITOR LAUREN MAULDIN Barn time is precious to me in many different ways, but a lot of them have nothing to do with riding. No matter how good (or bad) my lesson is,...

Oaklyn Tack Leads the Way to a Sustainable Future with Fleece Girths Made of...

BY TPH Staff Emily Barrett and her twin sister, Laura Santomauro, learned to appreciate horses and nature together. Although their professional paths took different directions, they have merged their skill sets, love of horses, and...

Dress for the ride of your life: Five reasons to love EQL by Kerrits™

Passionate equestrians know that riding is not just a hobby, sport, or trend—it’s a lifestyle. That’s why the riders at Kerrits recently launched an equine-inspired line of lifestyle apparel called EQL by Kerrits. The...

8 Products to Get You and Your Horse Through Winter

BY ANNIE BIRMINGHAM If you’re anything like me, you scroll through your Instagram feed at least once daily and feel some extreme envy for your fellow equestrians escaping this brutal winter at the warm southern...

5 Equestrian Spring Cleaning Projects

By LAUREN MAULDIN Blooming flowers and warmer temperatures mean a lot of things. For equestrians, summer horse shows are on the horizon. Many of us are enjoying a pause after winter circuits before things get...

TPH Review: Struck Breeches

By Liz Davoll | Photos by Hillary Oswald Growing up I wore one brand of breech, sworn to them they were classics. I would wear these breeches until the day I stopped riding. Then, something...

Eques Pante Equestrian Underwear: An Honest Review

Before embarking on this review, the idea of wearing sculpting, seamless, bike short-style riding underwear was not high on my wish list.  I’ve been showing in the same three pairs of Tailored Sportsman side zip...

Why is a Pre-Ride Routine So Important?

BY Ifa Simmonds Recently I had a few clients in a group training session ask me a great question.  "I feel like I have my horse routine down from when I get to the barn, to...

How to Keep Your Show Shirts White

If you're constantly finding yourself getting ready to head into the show ring and suddenly you remember that coffee stain from earlier that ended up on your white show shirt, this one is for...

Your Top Equine Insurance Questions, Answered

We spoke with the experts to address equestrians’ most pressing concerns about insuring their animals BY Paige Cerulli When you’ve got a sick or injured horse, stress over their well-being—plus the bills that come with their...

Top Natural & Organic Product Picks from Equestrian Wellness

BY EDITORIAL STAFF Scrolling through Instagram earlier this year, I noticed the Equestrian Wellness account. I’m an equestrian, I appreciate wellness, so I clicked and scrolled and found myself on a website which hosted a vast...

EQL BY KERRITS

Unbridle your personal style—and your power—to help horses INTRODUCING EQL BY KERRITS™ An all-new brand of thoughtfully designed leisure apparel For over 30 years, Kerrits has designed and manufactured in-saddle performance apparel for women. Building on these...

The Plaid Horse Ultimate Horse Show Packing List

By Izzy Feinstein As the start of the summer horse show season approaches, riders everywhere are preparing to travel to shows all across the country. Whether they will be at the show for a day...

Just in Time… The Ultimate Bug Gear Guide

Beat the Bugs this season. Summer will be here before you know it and after record rainfall in much of the country, our equine friends are going to need all the help they can get...

Stunning In Style Stock

From the 2016 September Issue of The Plaid Horse Magazine, read the entire issue HERE.  BY SISSY WICKES For centuries, equestrians have worn the ubiquitous stock tie. From portraits of royalty astride to photographs of modern...

NEW: Bates Caprilli Close Contact Classic

Introducing a serious show jumping saddle designed especially for riders who value a classic design while benefiting from modern innovations. You will enjoy the benefits and appearance of traditional Heritage Leather with the bonus of...

BioStar – How Tigger Montague Helps Gorse Owners Choose the Perfect Supplement Combination for...

BY April Bilodeau When you’re choosing supplements for your horse, you may find yourself wishing you had someone to guide you through the process. This can be a reality, thanks to BioStar’s passionate founder, Tigger Montague.  “I...

The Clothes Horse: Decades of Excellent Craftsmanship Bring Lifelong Rewards

BY TPH Staff There’s something so elegant about the perfectly turned out horse in a custom cooler. For decades, The Clothes Horse has set the bar for horsewear and is well known for providing the...

Adding Essential Oils Into Your Horse Care Routine with The Infused Equestrian

BY BLOG EDITOR LAUREN MAULDIN I'll admit it -- I was slow to get on the essential oil train. It's not that I have anything against holistic methods, but for the longest time I thought...