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Plaidcast Episode 213 Stephanie Kallstrom

Plaidcast 213: Stephanie Kallstrom by Taylor, Harris Insurance Services

LISTEN NOW To listen to the Plaidcast, you can use the player below, the Horse Radio Network iOS App, Android App, Stitcher, Spotify, iTunes, Google Play Music, or your other favorite podcasting app! https://www.buzzsprout.com/693544/7430335-213-stephanie-kallstrom-by-taylor-harris-insurance-services.mp3 Piper and Traci...

Winterize Your Horse – The Pros and Cons of Blanketing

Joyce Harman, DVM, MRCVS Most horses love cold weather. They are much more stressed in the heat. Some exceptions are our equine friends from hot or tropical climates such as the Middle East, the Australian...

Horse People Helping Horse People

BY CATIE STASZAK Janet Jolliff worked in the insurance agency—of the human health variety—for several years before she connected with Taylor Harris Insurance Services. But ask the 18-year veteran of the company what skills help her...

9 ways to show your horse that you care

Of course, you care about your horse, but how can you let him know in a way that he'll understand how special he is? Here are 9 simple ways. Vary your rides The most obvious way...

Why Do Games Console Players Also Love to Play Online Casino Games?

A relationship has always existed between platform gaming consoles and the casino gaming industry in Poland. However, many Polish players are still unaware that they can play casino games on their Xbox or PlayStation....

Diving into the 2021 Desert Circuit

Thermal, California. - The 2021 Desert Circuit at the Desert International Horse Park kicked off with some new faces, storied winners, and great new added shows, classes and...shrubbery! Social media was abuzz with excitement,...

Todd Minikus and Alberto Michan Open WEF 2 With Wins in the $6,000 Bainbridge...

Todd Minikus (USA) and Alberto Michan (ISR) bested a field of 105 entries in the $6,000 Bainbridge Companies 1.40m Jumpers as the second week of the Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) got underway at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center (PBIEC).

As Chrissy Teigen Takes Up Riding, The Plaid Horse Community Shares Advice—And Kindness

Horse girls of all ages, rejoice: Chrissy Teigen is joining our ranks.

The Positives From Changing Our Show Schedule: What I Love About Showing Close to...

BY KIM STEWART COVID 19 certainly threw a “monkey wrench” in my schedule last year. I remember hearing about the virus in Wuhan on the news in January, but didn’t think much of it at the...

Eight Past Cheltenham Festival Winners Entered in 2021 Champion Chase

If the Queen Mother Champion Chase of 2020 had a disappointing turnout after two of the main contenders were last-minute withdrawals, then this year's renewal may just make up for it. Early closing entries for...

Why the Kentucky Derby remains the special event in the racing calendar

When it comes to enjoying yourself in your spare time, there’s a lot of things to do in America. We all have different passions, and for some, that will involve gambling. Another form of gambling...

World Equestrian Center – Ocala Welcomes Renowned International Course Designers for 2021 Winter Spectacular

Ocala is welcoming the world’s top course designers to build tracks during its inaugural 2021 winter season in Ocala, FL. The roster of international course designers includes Bernardo Costa Cabral of Portugal, Manuel Esparza of Mexico, Peter Grant of Canada, Anderson Lima of Brazil, Leopoldo Palacios of Venezuela, Joey Rycroft of Canada and Alan Wade of Ireland.

Great Expectations (with apologies to Dickens) When Horse Shopping

BY RANDEE BECKMAN Buying a pony or horse is hard work! You have to know what you want, but be prepared to be realistic with the budget accompanying your wish list. A seller needs to...

Kevin Mealiff and Cool Hand Luke Cruise to Victory at To-Kalon, Turf Tour Week...

Turf Tour week 2 at To-Kalon Farm wrapped up Friday with Kevin Mealiff dominating the field aboard the fast and scopey Cool Hand Luke.

Publisher’s Note: Your Warmup Is My Horse Show

BY PIPER KLEMM I arrived at The Capital Challenge Horse Show this year fully ready for the best day ever. I mean, I had been working out like crazy and the goal of the North...

Considerations for the Aging Performance Horse

From a veterinary perspective, horses can be considered “middle-aged” by 13 years of age, and “seniors” by 20 years of age. Although many sport horses may just be coming into their prime for training...

“Extra” Equestrians and the Marketplace for Colorful Horse Tack and Apparel

BY NOA LEIBSON Any equestrian, at some point in their lives, may have felt the push and pull of wearing the tack and attire of what is normal in their communities versus what they truly...

Tessa Downey Pilots Symbolic to the Large Junior Hunter 3’6” 15 and Under Championship

By Kate Pettersen and Sabrina Brashares for Jennifer Wood Media, Inc. Competition in the Rost Arena began on Sunday, January 17 at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center with the Large Junior Hunter 3’6” 15...

Hilary McNerney and Singuletto Take Top Honors in the $30,000 Pilates Rocks Grand Prix

Hilary McNerney (USA) flew to the top of the podium aboard Singuletto in the $30,000 Pilates Rocks Grand Prix on Sunday afternoon, January 17, at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center (PBIEC) to close out 2021 Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) competition for the week.

World Equestrian Center- Ocala Holds First Ever Dressage Competition

The World Equestrian Center Dressage VI was the first-ever dressage competition at the newly opened, state-of-the-art World Equestrian Center — Ocala facility.

Katia Manuel-Adams and ERP van www.olland.biz take the win in the $7,500 Futures Prix...

Katia Manuel-Adams and Manuel Show Stables’ ERP van www.olland.biz (Amadeus x T’olga) flew to the win in the $7500 Futures Prix at WEC-Ocala.

Another Win for Aaron Vale and Elusive in the $75,000 WEC-Ocala Grand Prix

Aaron Vale emerged victorious with Thinkslikeahorse’s Elusive (Rodrigoo x Alouette) for the second week in a row in the $75,000 WEC-Ocala Grand Prix.