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Cowboy Christmas 2018 – Here’s Everything That You Need To Know

So, the Cowboy Christmas 2018 is coming your way this December from 6 to 15thof December. Here we have all the important information that you need for the all-important and exciting happening of Cowboy Christmas. The event is going to be an amazing one as there will be more than …

Dozens Of Horses Rescued From California Wildfires

Dozens Of Horses Rescued From California Wildfires

In Southern California, just outside Los Angeles, the Woolsey Fire was 91 percent contained after burning 96,949 acres and killing three people, at the time of this article posting. As the state begins the long journey towards recovering from the tragic California wildfires, we’re taking a look at the honorable …

Horses Without Humans: The Change We All Wish To See In The Horse World

As horse lovers, we are constantly on the lookout for new ways to help our beloved equine friends. While there may be a considerable amount of bad in the equestrian world, there is also an overwhelmingly large amount of good. This is especially true in the case of Horses Without …

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My Experience at The Blessing of The Hounds By Irene Michaels

Exhilarating, Demanding and Magnificent. These are the words to describe the Blessing of the Hounds. Every time I go to the barn and prepare for a hunt I feel excitement. Each time is like the first time I ever rode. The beauty of the countryside, the hounds and the camaraderie between the riders warms …

I On The Horse: The Blessing of the Hounds & Fox Hunting Traditions in Wayne, Illinois

Wayne, IL is a small village nestled about 40 miles west of Chicago. The village has strong equestrian roots and a love for carrying on the centuries-old tradition of a formal fox hunt. Wayne’s famous fox hunt falls on September 30th this year, and it is sure to draw a considerable crowd of excited onlookers, just as it does every year.

I On The Horse: 43rd Annual Hampton Classic Horse Show

As the 43rd Annual Hampton Classic Horse Show winds up for the year until its end on September 2nd, we’re taking a look back on the highlights of the first couple days of the massive New York equestrian event that brings horses, riders, and their trainers together at the end …

Tempel Lipizzan Horses: 60 Exciting Years in the U.S.

Celebrating 60 years in the United States, descendents of The Smiths hosted a fabulous Diamond Anniversary Gala Performance featuring their extraordinary Lipizzan horses in Wadsworth, Illinois. Originally from Austria and arriving in the U.S. in 1958, Tempel Smith and his horses made their new home in Wadsworth, IL and horse …

Kentucky CSI3* Invitational Grand Prix

Thousands of horse enthusiasts from across the country and around the world rose to their feet and gave Santiago Lambre a standing ovation as he guided show jumping horse Dingeman across the finish line to win the inaugural $225,000 Kentucky CSI3* Invitational Grand Prix at the Land Rover Kentucky Three …

The CSIO International Jumping Competition in Barcelona

I am highly looking forward to covering this year’s International Jumping Competition in Barcelona. This year will mark the organizations 107th show, with patrons flocking from all over the world to watch the incredible horsemanship and incredible feats. I’ve been involved with horses most of my life, but this is …

Hampton Classic 2017

The Hampton Classic Horse Show in Bridgehampton, NY, is one of the most high-profile and elegant equestrian events in the nation. Held annually, it showcases the very highest levels of jumper competition, and hosts the top tier of riders and horses from all over the world. The elegance of the …