Bringing Your New Horse Home

by Rebecca Gimenez PhD

As you trailer your new horse home, you want to be sure your trailer is in tiptop shape and that you drive carefully, so the experience is a positive one for him. Here are 10 trip-preparation tasks... Read More

15 Equine-Travel Emergency Supplies

by Rebecca Gimenez PhD

Don’t leave home without these essential emergency supplies recommended by trailering expert Rebecca Gimenez, PhD. Read More

4 Steps to Safe Winter Hauling

by Rebecca Gimenez PhD

Haul your horse all winter long with this expert four-step strategy. Read More

Your Horse’s Perspective

by Rebecca Gimenez PhD

“Ack! What was that?” Calliope asked nervously of her trailer companion. “It’s a chain banging over your head,” replied Zeus, an experienced traveler, as the two... Read More

Trailer Spruce-Up Tips

by Rebecca Gimenez PhD

You’ll need to tune up your trailer for this season’s towing needs, whether or not you’ve used your trailer during winter months. A well-maintained trailer will be safer for both you... Read More

Inclement Weather Trailering Safety

by Rebecca Gimenez PhD

Late fall and early winter can be a beautiful time to travel with your horse, but this time of year is also notorious for inclement weather. Here are 15 expert trailer-loading and driving tips. Read More

Protective Travel Gear

by Rebecca Gimenez PhD

Should you use protective gear when you trailer your horse? One could argue that no safety gear will prevent your horse from hitting steel or aluminum in an accident. However, protective gear can help... Read More

Correct Problem Behavior

by Rebecca Gimenez PhD

Correct potentially dangerous trailer behavior with these expert techniques. Read More

Technical Large Animal Emergency Rescue

by Rebecca Gimenez PhD

Learn how taking a Technical Large Animal Emergency Rescue course can save your traveling horse’s life. Plus, read five gripping, real-life emergency-rescue anecdotes from TLAER course attendees. Read More

15 Expert Trailering Tips

by Rebecca Gimenez PhD

Here’s how to reduce the risk of an accident this season as your trailer your equine friend to trail rides, horse camps, horse shows, and other destinations. Read More

Prevent a Trailer Wreck

by Rebecca Gimenez PhD

Learn how to prevent three common trailer-related problems that lead to equine injury: tire trouble; equine panic behavior; and hitch-up errors. For each behavior, expert Rebecca Giminez, PhD, gives you the cause and suggested solutions. Read More

10 Hot-Weather Hauling Hints

by Rebecca Gimenez PhD

Use these expert tips to help keep your traveling trail horse cool and comfortable this summer. Read More

Equine Traveling Papers

by Rebecca Gimenez PhD

Here’s a rundown of key documents you need when you travel with your horse. When you travel with your horse, you need to carry a number of documents, especially if you're crossing state lines. Some documents show your horse is healthy. Some will help you if you're in an emergency situation. Read More

Trailer-Tuneup Checklist

by Rebecca Gimenez PhD

Time to tune up your trailer for summer's trail-riding adventures. A well-maintained trailer will be safer for both you and your horse than one in shoddy shape. Here's a handy checklist. Read More

Spruce Up Your Horse Trailer

by Rebecca Gimenez PhD

In the spring, a well-maintained trailer will be safer for both you and your horse than one in shoddy shape. Here’s a point-by-point rundown. Read More

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January/February 2017

Our Current Issue,
January/February 2017:

  • Ultimate Peak-to-Desert Adventure

    In Prescott National Forest, you’ll ride through cool ponderosa forests, pinion and juniper woodlands, and desert grasslands. At night, you’ll camp in a horseman’s paradise.

  • Horse Owner’s Winter Notebook

    A roundup of seasonal tips, checklists, and guides — on health care, hoof care, hauling, nutrition, blanketing, and management — to help you keep your horse healthy and safe all winter long.

  • Spirit of the Black Hills

    The 11,000-acre Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary, near Rapid City, South Dakota, is home to small herds of rare Spanish Mustangs. We take you on a tour of this windswept sanctuary.

Next Issue, March 2017:

Which Saddle is for You?

Find the right saddle for your riding needs with our expert trail-saddle shopping guide.

The Charms of Charma

Tucked between the southern foothills of the San Juan Mountains and western reaches of the Brazos Mountains, Chama is a natural magnet for avid trail riders.

Horse Owner's Winter Notebook

Here's how to prolong your trailer's life and prepare it for a harsh winter, while keeping it ready in case of an emergency.

Settle Your Cinchy Horse

Learn how to settle your cinchy horse for problem-free saddling with this technique from top trainer/clinician Julie Goodnight.

Your Trailer: The Ride Inside

Seven ways you can control your trailer’s interior environment to enhance your horse’s safety and well-being.

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