Best Equine Studies Colleges? Discover Martin Community College!

Are you researching quality equine studies colleges? Do careers in the horse industry interest you? Are you looking for affordable colleges with equestrian teams on the East Coast? Well, in eastern North Carolina, nothing could be finer! Recently, we had the opportunity to go “back to school” when we journeyed to Martin Community College (MCC) … Read more

Beth Tew – A Lifetime Spent Just Horsin’ Round

Beth Tew, owner/manager of the “Just Horsin’ Round Budget Friendly Horse Show Circuit” is a lady on a mission. Beth’s commitment is to help bolster the regional horse industry by providing exhibitors with an open horse show circuit that is “budget friendly” and accessible by all. We visited Beth’s Just Horsin’ Round June show, and … Read more

Gooseneck Horse Trailer Shopping – Buying Tips and Checklist

If you’re trailer shopping, you may be trying to decide whether a gooseneck horse trailer is the right type for you. GN trailers are definitely the preference for many who need expanded hauling capacity and greater stability. Commonly designed in 1-horse to 8-horse configurations, you’ll see veteran horse transporters pulling larger goosenecks loaded with 14+ … Read more

Big Apple Farms Riding Academy

Cultivating Equestrian Sport in North Carolina Recently we had the pleasure of visiting Big Apple Farms Riding Academy in Williamston, NC. We went hoping to learn all about the farm and riding program. We came away with deep appreciation for (and excitement about!) what they are doing for our rural county, and for equestrians statewide. Farm owners … Read more

Farm Life Stables

Farm Life Stables A Carolina Horse Farm with a Great, Big Heart For a unique and refreshing perspective on horsemanship and horse ownership, visit Farm Life Stables, located in the quaint farming community known as “Farm Life.” Just a few miles outside of Williamston, N.C., this 23 acre horse farm welcomes all breeds of horses … Read more

Spooked Horse Problem Solving

The spooked horse is going to run somewhere – wherever they think “safety” is. Pat Parelli helps this horse owner learn how to make his adopted “rescue” mustang gain confidence and become calmer. Working with the Spooked Horse A horse’s survival depends on his ability to flee and outrun his predators. An experienced horseman will embrace … Read more