November 24, 2016

Happy Thanksgiving to all of my fellow equestrians! As I write this it's the day before Thanksgiving and by this time tomorrow I hope to be sitting fireside sipping a cranberry margarita as my boy rests cozily in his stall. While I reflect on everything that's happened...

November 22, 2016

When eventing trainer Terri Rocovich decided to make the switch to dressage with the purchase of her first "official" dressage horse, she searched for a horse with whom she felt a connection. That connection was found in an unexpected package - Uiver, a 10 year old, 3r...

November 13, 2016

If there's one thing you can say about horse people it's that we're a passionate bunch. We eagerly board the emotional coaster that is horses, buckle our seatbelts, and get swept away with beaming grins. But what goes up must come down. The sky scraping highs of blue r...

November 8, 2016

Olympic Bronze medalist Allison Brock isn't turning a blind eye to the plight of working equines in third world countries. As a passionate ambassador for Brooke USA, an equine welfare charity which helped over 1.8 million working equines just last year, Brock is making...

November 6, 2016

Just recently Shannon Peters gave a clinic from her home base in San Diego, California. Nothing about this is unusual, except for the fact that Peters' students were riding thousands of miles away in Canada. At the request of her clients, Peters had agreed to try real-...

November 6, 2016

During the four years that I worked in marketing for a major equestrian brand, I was inundated daily with sponsorship requests from amateur riders to burgeoning professionals. As I've warned any friend who has thought about letting their child "try out" a few riding le...

November 5, 2016

I try to avoid describing what dressage is, and even more so, why I do it, at all costs. It's not that I don't like discussing dressage (I do!), but after the words come out I realize that I have hardly done the sport justice. Instead, I end up embarking down a rabbit...

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