If you're a new horse show pony mom, congratulations! Showing horses can be an exciting and rewarding experience, but it can also be a lot of work. In summary, being prepared is a great way to start competing.
Show jumping requires a lot of training, but tackling jumps is exciting and rewarding. If you’re new to show jumping or interested in trying it, this beginner jumper’s guide gives all the show jumping essentials you need to know before you jump in.
Whether you are a beginner in dressage or just enjoy riding recreationally, dressage will make you a more skilled rider and help you build a closer bond with your horse. In this blog post, we’ll share everything you need to know as a novice dressage rider.
I recently went to the winter 2023 equestrian trade show in Dallas. This semi-annual event is only open to preapproved retailers; it’s a huge thrill and an honor to be asked to attend on behalf of your store. This trade show is where the manufacturers, distributors, and retailers come together to look at new products, […]
Ariat show clothes stand out from the competition in style while supporting a rider’s equitation. We’ve curated a list of the top Ariat show shirts, coats, breeches, riding boots, and accessories for the upcoming season to help you look and perform your best.
Come with me as we try to find a saddle to fit my broad shouldered home bred horse. If you’ve read my other blog posts, I probably seem to have it together as an equestrian. I breed and produce my own show horses, I’ve worked as an equine veterinary technician, I now have a successful […]
Most equestrians are very goal orientated and strive to be successful at horse shows. But showing doesn't have to be the end all be all when it comes to horses, there are so many other fun activities you can partake in that will give both you and your horse a much-needed break from the show ring and still have a blast.
Who else has been sitting for most of the winter and both you and your horse have put on a few extra pounds? I am right there with you. It sometimes seems daunting to get back in the groove of things with the hopes of getting ready for show season. So here are a few great places to start.