Dear Younger Me: Anne Brzezicki

Dear Younger Me: Anne Brzezicki

Cleaning Stalls as a Youth Will Lead You to Much Bigger and Better Things Dear Younger Anne, No, you cannot keep a pony in the basement. The neighbors in your suburban Connecticut neighborhood wouldn’t like the smell. Hold onto that dream, though, because before...
3 Recipes for Homemade Horse Treats

3 Recipes for Homemade Horse Treats

Treats are popular rewards for a job well done. They can also just be a simple way to enjoy a special moment with your horse—after all, it’s hard to resist that beautiful face! Along with being able to control exactly what your horse is eating, making your own horse...
Healing With Horses

Healing With Horses

Some impacts of the COVID-19 outbreak are obvious: businesses have closed, the economy is struggling, and the lives lost exceeds 120,000 in the United States. What’s less apparent is the emotional and mental toll of social isolation, serving on the front lines at...
Caring for a Senior Horse

Caring for a Senior Horse

Horses are living longer than ever. With the average age of a horse ranging from 25 to 30, it’s no longer uncommon to see a steed live well into their 30s. Dressage rider Cheryle Oshman Blunt regularly rides Karison, her 30-year-old Norwegian Fjord. Karison’s...
Creative Ways to Keep Your Horse Active at Home

Creative Ways to Keep Your Horse Active at Home

Reuse barn items to make an equine obstacle course and demonstrate your new skills at home with virtual horseshows Scott Keyes has tried countless horseback activities. He’s trail ridden, entered gymkhanas—day-long events with timed races and other horseback games—and...