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A few rounds from last week’s Indoor Derby at the Stuttgart German Masters are beginning to pop up, and we’re enjoying reliving the action from an exciting night of competition. The course was set at...
» Read More By on Nov 24, 2015 5:00 pm
It’s been awhile since we’ve had a new episode of “If Horses Were People” from our friends at SmartPak, but this new video is worth the wait! What is your horse like at mealtime? We’re...
» Read More By on Nov 24, 2015 3:00 pm
Sierra Summit and Lexi Robinson. Photo by Danielle Schenk.
Sierra Summit, a bay Arabian/Appaloosa mare, is having a blast with her relatively new career as an eventer at 21 years young. Laura Robinson has owned Sierra for 16 years and says that this “15.2-hand dynamo” transformed from her...
» Read More By on Nov 24, 2015 1:00 pm
Mary Jo Downen and Mighty Mouse. Photo by Margaret Kaiser.
Mighty Mouse passed away on July 5, 2000, at the approximate age of 21. Those active in Area IV eventing in the late ’80s and early ’90s might remember Mighty Mouse for several reasons. First...
» Read More By on Nov 24, 2015 9:00 am
Winter is coming, like it or not. Photo from Janet Foy's Facebook Page
Whether you like it or now, Old Man Winter is knocking at our doors. This morning was our first time here in central Maryland that the water troughs have had a nice layer of ice on top...
» Read More By on Nov 24, 2015 12:08 am
It doesn’t get much cuter than watching a sassy Mustang mare storm around a cross country course! Go along for the ride with Tredstep rider Elisa Wallace and her Mustang mare Hwin, who completed her...
» Read More By on Nov 23, 2015 5:30 pm
GoSocks come in four different designs, including (from left to right) Boyd Martin, Buck Davidson, Denny Emerson, and Gina Miles. Photo by Jim Holbel.
Happy Thanksgiving week, ENers! I’m personally looking forward to spending some quality time with friends and family this week, eating my weight in traditional holiday fare, and then going into a food coma. Of course...
» Read More By on Nov 23, 2015 9:00 am
Pine Top is ready for the final event of the season! Photo via the Pine Top Farm Facebook page.
West Coast event rider Gina Economou took her three-star horse Calidore to a jumper show this weekend and made it to not one, not two, but three jump offs, completing the competition without a single...
» Read More By on Nov 23, 2015 12:08 am
Photo courtesy of the Maker's Mark Secretariat Center.
I’ll admit it: I’m a big time social media stalker. I’ve come to terms with it, and really I’m mostly stalking people’s horses, which makes me feel more secure about it. My point is, a...
» Read More By on Nov 22, 2015 5:00 pm
Kelley Shetter-Ruiz and Tristan the wonder horse. Photo courtesy of Mike Shetter.
You may remember a video we shared earlier this year of Kelley Shetter-Ruiz and Tristan the “wonder horse” performing some really intricate ground pole exercises. Now, Kelly and her student, Breanna Kaho, have collaborated to...
» Read More By on Nov 22, 2015 3:00 pm