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Leslie Burr Howard and David Distler Elected to Show Jumping Hall of Fame

Lexington, KY - May 20, 2020 - The Show Jumping Hall of Fame is pleased to announce the election of two new inductees - Olympic Gold and Silver Medalist Leslie Burr Howard and David Distler, an Olympic judge and...

Dressage at Devon Cancels 2020 Show Due to Virus

Statement from Lori Kaminski, President/CEO May 20, 2020 (Devon, PA) It is with deep regret that the Board of Directors of Dressage at Devon announces...

A Day in the Life of an Equine Vet Student

BY RACHEL KENNEDY Have you ever wanted to go to veterinary school? Have you ever been curious about what daily life as an equine vet student looks like? Well,...

What Covid-19 Has Given Me

BY MEGAN ROSENTHAL Covid-19 has taught me that people can essentially be broken down into two main groups: Those that approach conflict resolution with a team based outlook, and...

The Top Trends That Will Positively Impact Roulette In 2020

Technology has made a profound impact on the way we live, learn, and seek entertainment in recent years. In the past decade, no one imagined that online gambling would become such a...

Progress, Not Perfection: Mental Wellness in the Barn

By PonyMomAmmy I have always said that having horses is my therapy. I justify the expense of ponies by saying that it’s cheaper than having a psychologist on call...

When racing resumes, can Oisin Murphy retain his Champion Jockey title?

With horse racing in Britain currently suspended due to the coronavirus outbreak, we await the start of the 2020 flat race season. While racing has returned in the likes of Germany, France...

Summer Memories: Looking Back on the Best of the Vermont Summer Festival

BY LINDSAY BROCK Revered as a top choice for horse showing in the Northeast during the warmer months, the Vermont Summer Festival celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2018, and has...

The Best Way to Honor Your Late Heart Horse is to be Brave Enough...

BY LAUREN MAULDIN My friends know that I've suffered a lot of loss in the past five years. As soon as I feel somewhat grounded after one death, another...
The Plaidcast 177A Special Episode: Michael Stone of Equestrian Sport Productions

Plaidcast 177A Special Episode: Michael Stone of Equestrian Sport Productions

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...
The Plaidcast Episode 177 Alexa Weeks Pessoa & Alexa Chappellet by World Equestrian Center

Plaidcast 177: Alexa Weeks Pessoa & Alexa Chappellet by World Equestrian Center

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...

Amidst COVID-19 pandemic, the Humane Society of the United States funds over $100,000 in...

May 15, 2020 - The Humane Society of the United States will be providing over $100,000 in grants to equine rescues experiencing financial hardship as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. The...

Equitation Riders Chase Points, Confidence, and Success at Vermont Summer Festival

The old adage “build it and they will come” did not apply to the Vermont Summer Festival’s launch of Equitation Tuesday in 2013 because many of the biggest names in equitation were...

TPH Review: Printsfield Socks

BY ALLIE CARLSON I am a sock hoarder. I admit it. My husband frequently asks why I own so many socks. I justify the addiction with all the purposes...

Publisher’s Note: Controlling What We Can

As I write this, it feels like our world is crashing down around us. Fear is overrunning in all forms—financial health, bodily health, as well as something more sinister. We are counting...

Best Colleges to Start Riding On a Horse

The best college equestrian centers are perfect for those students who want to start riding on horses. Horse lovers should focus on colleges with state-of-art facilities and a variety of riding courses.

OTTBs are High-Maintenance (and so is every horse)

BY ALLISON HOWELL The group OTTB Connect on Facebook has 77,000 members. The hashtag “OTTB” on Instagram results in thousands of posts. There are countless t-shirts, saddle pads, fly...

For Horses Makes Quality Clothing and Face Masks For Riders

BY JESS CLAWSON It’s spring, which means it’s a great time to get up to date on the latest riding fashions. Discerning riders who want quality, elegance, fit, and...

2020 Lake Placid Horse Shows Canceled

Coronavirus Pandemic Forces Shows’ First Cancellation in 51 Years Lake Placid, NY, May 14, 2020 – The Lake Placid Horse Show Association has announced cancellation of...

Adjusted Points and Optional Regionals for The National Horse Show 2020 ASPCA Maclay Championships

Lexington, KY - May 13, 2020 -  The National Horse Show announces important changes to the ASPCA Maclay Championships qualification process due to the COVID-19 pandemic. These changes are in accordance with...

Unconditional

By Craig Kenworthy Custody fights are nothing new to me. In my normal role as a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA), I speak up for children caught up in...

Three Absolutely Essential Skills Required to Become a Successful Jockey

There can be little doubt that in both professional horse racing and equestrianism, the jockey plays an absolutely essential role. Although the majority of budding riders are likely to have a fairly decent...