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The Pro Performance Cross Country Boots are very lightweight and don't hold water at all with their durable but water resistant material. Photo by Erica Stevens.
In my mind, there is no separation between riders and trainers. There is no such thing as just a rider. Every one of us is a trainer, to some extent, and in some way. It...
» Read More By on Nov 30, 2015 2:15 pm
Horse Radio Network’s Holiday Radiothon is underway. Brace yourself for 12 straight hours of horsey holiday tidings, emceed by a revolving door of 20 hosts and 30 celebrity guests with listener call-ins and prize giveaways...
» Read More By on Nov 30, 2015 10:00 am
Photo by Sally Spickard.
Just in time for the holidays, this week’s Fab Freebie is a great idea for a gift for yourself and your horse! We reviewed the Mix and Match Bridle from Flexible Fit Equestrian, and you...
» Read More By on Nov 30, 2015 9:00 am
Charlotte Wilson is celebrating the end of the horse show! That’s all folks! See you next year! Posted by Pine Top Eventing on Sunday, November 29, 2015 That’s a wrap! The much-loved Pine Top Thanksgiving horse...
» Read More By on Nov 30, 2015 12:17 am
How do you address the challenge of feeding horses living in a group? Photo by Erica Larson of
Whenever I’m driving past pastures of horses, it’s always pretty peaceful to see them all standing around together, or running around and playing together, or napping together. But the majority of the time, they tend...
» Read More By on Nov 29, 2015 5:00 pm
In searching for epic helmet cams to share with you on this cold (at least in the Midwest!) Sunday, we stumbled on this great find thanks to helmet cam company Cambox ISIS. Michael Jung donned...
» Read More By on Nov 29, 2015 3:00 pm
Photo via Finger Lakes Finest.
With this year’s Retired Racehorse Project come and gone already, it’s time to start thinking ahead to next year. There are so many eligible Thoroughbreds out there — it’s just a matter of finding the...
» Read More By on Nov 29, 2015 1:00 pm
Brody Robertson explains an exercise to a clinic group. Photo by Bonnie Anderson.
We are all familiar with Brody Robertson’s successful show jump design business, but did you know he’s also a well accomplished rider and effective clinician to boot? Area IV riders got to experience a Brody...
» Read More By on Nov 29, 2015 11:00 am
The forecast says 27 degrees tonight. Time to bust out the caterpillar suit!
I know, I know, 27 degrees isn’t THAT cold to most of you out there, but for those of us in Northern California it is positively arctic. In my part of California, it is rare that...
» Read More By on Nov 29, 2015 12:01 am
We’ve seen an increase in drone footage of cross country in recent months, and this short look at the use of these machines for a unique angle on videography gives us another perspective on the...
» Read More By on Nov 28, 2015 5:00 pm