Happy Christmas from Frankie! This is always such a fun time of year. Anticipating the holidays, horses are working, but there isn’t a huge pressure. Lot’s of hacking trotting and accomplishing off season homework. It...» Read More!
After years of complete disorganization on my part, I finally took my non-horsey boyfriend out for his first ride this weekend. He’s very comfortable around horses on the ground – in fact he’s Chief Horse...» Read More!
These may look like ordinary course numbers, but they share a special history! These were first used to mark fences on the 1996 Atlanta Olympic cross country course. Today they will serve local Georgia riders...» Read More!
A fresh dusting of snow really does make for a magical-looking landscape. Whirlybird Imaging and Carole Mortimer captured some lovely photos, including the one above, of the Badminton Horse Trials grounds looking like a winter wonderland!...» Read More!
Okay guys, this weekend is the last chance to get your holiday shopping in order. I personally spend all year adding to my Amazon wish list of random things that I know my friends and...» Read More!
I spent all of yesterday driving my horse several hours down the road to Virginia Tech so that he could see an ophthalmologist, and I always really enjoy when new people meet my horse. Can...» Read More!
I came across this lovely post from M.J. Redding Equine Transport, one of the many groups who have jumped in head first to transport and evacuate horses threatened by California wildfires last week. Here’s an...» Read More!
We would like to officially nominate Haley Carspecken for the Working Student of the Year Award. Is snow any excuse for not getting the horses exercised? Not at Mara DePuy’s place! And not when the...» Read More!
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! You thought you had a cool holiday outfit, but try beating this one. That, combined with the fact that it SNOWED in Georgia this weekend has me really...» Read More!
The #LeeLeeStrong Golf Tournament at the Stone Creek Golf Club in Ocala was a wonderful success! Terry Welsch of I Love My Horse and Buck Davidson Eventing hosted the tournament which saw nine teams compete and raise $6,200...» Read More!
I’ve included a video below that I just watched, and it’s shaken me to the core. It is of Saint Luis Rey Training Center, and the grooms trying desperately to get the horses out of...» Read More!
Alright well December is already traveling at an alarming speed, and the holidays are right around the corner! I thought I was on top of my game, and did some Christmas shopping for friends in...» Read More!
This is both the quietest time of year (no USEA events) and busiest time of year (schooling shows, clinics, derbies, and lessons). Loch Moy Farm has a long standing tradition of running year-round schooling shows...» Read More!
We’ve all been there. You’re desperately clucking, jumping and throwing anything in sight in an effort to coax your horse’s ears forward. “Just put them forward for one second for one stinking picture!” you say...» Read More!
It was a special wedding weekend for eventers! Cross country jump builder Rob Mobley and rider/judge Amanda Miller were married in North Carolina. Meanwhile four-star eventers Daniel Clasing and Kaitlin Spurlock tied the knot in Virginia. It’s...» Read More!
Happy Birthday to my big brother! Remember when you were young…#throwback #vaulting #goodolddays #rememberwhen #happybirthday @dpequestrian @cynthia_b_p A post shared by Holly Payne Caravella (@hollypayneequestrian) on Dec 2, 2017 at 4:34am PST Happy belated birthday...» Read More!
You know you’re going to have your work cut out for you when your barn-mate texts you a picture of your pony with the caption, “I want to be a brown horse!” Truly, I had...» Read More!
I’m super excited to say that I’ve decided to apply to participate in the Retired Racehorse Project for 2018 with my newest pony, Turkey. He had some time off that I didn’t plan, but you...» Read More!
Warning: weather complaints coming. You know what’s really great? When it’s quite literally 70 degrees during the day, but also 32 at night. This makes everything SO simple in horse land, and I just adore...» Read More!
Happy Giving Tuesday! Whether or not you shopped ’til you dropped this weekend or not, consider using this day to support a charity important to you. If you’re looking for some equine related giving Tuesday...» Read More!
Libby Head’s four-star pocket rocket, Sir Rockstar, is enjoying the limelight at Training level with UGA student Erin Jarboe. They just won the Training Rider-A division at Pine Top’s Thanksgiving Horse Trials this weekend, which...» Read More!
https://www.instagram.com/p/BbXJnebldDy/?taken-by=willcolemanequestrian Now that we’ve passed Thanksgiving that means it’s finally socially acceptable to decorate your home (and your horse) for Christmas! My own poor horse has seen his fair share of hats, garland and even...» Read More!
I am very proud to say that I have never set foot inside a mall on Black Friday – it’s just not my cup of tea. I will readily admit to having taken advantage of...» Read More!