Category: News

New Year, New Show Season

Winter for me is always the horse show off season.  It’s the time to set new riding goals for the upcoming show season, evaluate areas you need to work on and improve, and reflect on the previous season.  This past…

Equestrian Black Friday Deals

Who else loves a good deal?  Now is the time to stock up on your favorites and grab some as gifts.  Here is our list of Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday sales!  Just click the company name…

Velvet Rider Makes Top 100 Equestrian Blogs

I am so thrilled and honored that Velvet Rider was named to Feedspot’s Top 100 Equestrian Blogs.  We are with amazing company in this list.  Thank you so much to everyone who follows VR and to Feedspot for the honor!

Lookback: VR Horse Show Checklist

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

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

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

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…