Category: News

Lookback: VR Horse Show Checklist

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With horse show season gearing up, here is a look back at one of our most popular posts to date – the VR Horse Show Checklist! Bookmark the link below for easy packing for each show! http://www.velvetrider.com/vr-horse-show-checklist/#.Vvlvr0ZFh-4  

30 Day Yoga Camp

I love yoga, and it’s incredibly helpful for us as equestrians.  It can help build body strength especially in the core plus give you more body awareness and flexibility.  I am inviting you to join me in a 30 day…

Interview With Southern Horse Talk

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This month had the opportunity to sit down and chat with Rebecca of Southern Horse Talk.  She is doing amazing things for the southern equestrian world and will soon launch a website dedicated to horse news and events in the…

Popular Horse Names Infographic

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Welcoming a new horse to your family is always an exciting time for horse lovers. If your horse doesn’t already have a name then choosing one is the first and most important task. You want to make sure that the…

Spookiest Horses of Halloween

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Halloween is quickly approaching, and you will hear many tales of headless horsemen and other stories.  But what about the horses included in these tales?  Read on to learn more.     *Special thanks to Mary’s Tack & Feed for…

VR in Horse Illustrated

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I am so excited to announce that my first article for Horse Illustrated is in the current October issue!  I grew up reading Horse Illustrated and loving their monthly articles on breeds so I was ecstatic for the opportunity to…

The Painting Horse Metro Releases Coloring Book

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE With Pen in teeth, painting horse autographs his new book Gettysburg, Pa – October 4, 2015 – Adult coloring books are hot, and so is this best selling artist from Gettysburg, Pa. who just happens to be…

A Horse Named Spike and Equine Lordosis

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Alyssa contacted me a couple of weeks ago about sharing Spike’s story, and I was more than happy to do so!  I found their story informative and heart-warming, and I hope you do too! About 4 years ago, I moved to…