Category: Equestrian Life

Equestrian Life

Vet Adventures: A Miraculous Recovery

Readers may remember an earlier column about “March” and his owner, “Linnea” (The Last Straw, August 2017). March had choked…

6 days ago

Fit Rider: Yoga Poses for Core Strength

Strong legs and a tight, stable core are must-haves for equestrians, but it can be hard to find a regular…

1 week ago

Happy Horsey Holidays

While show schedules and barn chores can get overwhelmingly hectic at the peak of the warmer seasons, winter weather offers…

1 week ago

Horses and Heels

Eight years ago, after losing a job through no fault of her own­ (the Cleveland-based record label she worked for…

2 weeks ago

4 Reasons to be Thankful for Horses this Thanksgiving

Originally posted on November 27, 2014 Let’s be honest –is there anything about horses that we aren’t thankful for? We…

4 weeks ago

YR Career Files: Professional Groom

When you think of what it means to groom your horse, you probably picture a hoof pick, some brushes and…

4 weeks ago

How Horses Help Warriors in Transition

This article was originally posted on September 10, 2015 Photos Courtesy of Sarasota Manatee Association for Riding Therapy   Every…

1 month ago

How Horses Are Helping Veterans

This article was originally posted on November 11, 2014 November 11 is Veterans Day in the United States, a day…

1 month ago

Vet Adventures: Not So Innocuous

I wiped my wet face with the sleeve of my shirt as I stepped away from the horse that was…

1 month ago

Your Horse Life: Riding Through Heartbreak

"Sports psychologists in Lexington" Things were feeling desperate when I submitted that search query and scrolled the mostly unhelpful results.…

1 month ago