The Future of Equestrian Sport

I started 2017 by attending two big meetings—one which celebrated the 50th Anniversary of the Intercollegiate Horse Shows Association (IHSA), and one which heralded the…

7 months ago


On Pasture Pets

As a long-time horse owner and a former competitor in several equine disciplines, I never thought I would find myself in the position I’m in…

9 months ago

Horse Rescue

Loved ‘Til Their Last Day

This is a discussion of a very sensitive topic that elicits powerful emotions. Just stay with me ’til the end, it’s important. We’ll get through…

10 months ago


And the Sun Does Rise

It is over. Mostly. Well, except for the part about the ‘winning side’ gloating for the next year about how they were so right, and…

11 months ago


So You Think You Can Groom?

From being called entitled and lazy to being accused of ruining the horse industry, Millennials tend to get a pretty bad rap. It’s said they…

12 months ago


Training the Nervous Horse

Nervous horses are hard to ride horses. Hard to ride in that they are too reactive. They may not stand quietly to be mounted. They…

2 years ago