Enjoying the Older Horse

Advancing in age is not generally honored or valued in our society and this attitude carries over to our perception of the older horse. In this article, I hope to dispel the notion that the older horse should be automatically retired or overlooked as

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The Bitless Bridle Debate

The drive to allow bitless bridles in dressage picks up steam—and controversy.

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Share the Benefits of Horseback Riding

We all have our reasons for why we ride. There are concrete reasons and more abstract reasons for why we dedicate our time, our money and sometimes our lives to these beautiful animals. For the...

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Riding in a Rut? Try a Clinic

If you’re looking to improve your skills, find inspiration, and freshen up your practice sessions, a clinic can be just the ticket.

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The Roots of College Riding

Four organizations fill different needs but all strive to build bridges for students and make riding affordable: IHSA, NCEA, ANRC and IDA.

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Equine Studies: A Degree Worth Pursuing

College coursework focused on equine studies can yield great rewards.

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Exploring Equine Education

A look at collegiate programs that allow students to combine a passion for horses with academics

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From the Bunkhouse | Wintertime Fun

When life gives you snow ... saddle up and go horse tubing! [VIDEOSINGLE type="youtube" keyid="DMjes8TW2FE", width="560", height="315"]

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Lessons Learned in Pony Club Save a Life

One young rider used what she learned in Pony Club to help her horse survive a colic episode.

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Holiday Gift Guide

The holiday shopping season is upon us! To help get you started, we’ve rounded up 23 gift ideas for the horsepeople on your list. Shop for the barn buddies and kids on your list, decorate your home, stuff those stockings, and don’t forget your

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Gift Ideas for Riders

Fun to give, great to get, these gift inspirations will help you delight every rider on your list.

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Off the Track to Over Fences: Priscilla Godsoe

So you just brought a Thoroughbred into your life—but can he do what you think he can? The Thoroughbred is a very versatile breed, and when I say this, I mean that the personality, the "blood,"...

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Kids and Horses

What's being done to bring more kids into the world of horses? Quite a lot, actually.

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