What is a Mare Horse?

A mare horse is an adult female equine. In Thoroughbred horse racing, a mare is a female horse older than three years of age. In contrast, a filly is a horse younger than three years of age. The term mare is also used to describe a pregnant mare. Symptoms of a mare horse When a… Continue reading What is a Mare Horse?

What are the Differences Between Tall Riding Boots and Jodhpur Boots?

Introduction: What are Tall Riding Boots, Jodhpur Boots and Chaps? Tall riding boots are leather riding boots that have a heel. They are traditionally made from leather and typically have a buckle at the ankle. Jodhpur boots are riding boots that have a short, round toe and are typically made from leather or suede. They… Continue reading What are the Differences Between Tall Riding Boots and Jodhpur Boots?

Complete Guide to Helping You Choose Your Local Equestrian Shop

The horse industry is a $3 billion industry, and it’s the fastest growing segment of the agricultural industry. With more people than ever before taking up horseback riding, there are more horses than ever before. The number of horses in America has increased by over 50% in the last decade alone. The average American spends… Continue reading Complete Guide to Helping You Choose Your Local Equestrian Shop

Breeches – types, materials, functionality

A rider’s most important piece of clothing is the breeches. Breeches provide a rider with a comfortable and safe feeling in the saddle. There were once a few models, but today there are hundreds to choose from. What are the different types of breeches? Which breeches are best suited for whom? We will help you… Continue reading Breeches – types, materials, functionality