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Barrel Racing at the Del Mar National Horse Show

Barrel Racing at the Del Mar National Horse Show

Barrel racing is often a common connotation associated with western riding. It is a popular event at western competitions, and for good reason. Barrel racing is a fast paced rodeo event that is centered around time. The main objective is…

2016 Del Mar National Horse Show Schedule

2016 Del Mar National Horse Show Schedule

The 2016 Del Mar National Horse Show will be filled with entertainment and thrill this year. It will be lively and full of bustling riders and their horses. Because this three week long show will be so full of events and…

70th Annual Del Mar National Horse Show

70th Annual Del Mar National Horse Show

Every spring, equestrian enthusiasts gather for three weeks to enjoy the unique and lively venue that is the Del Mar National Horse Show. This year's 2015 Del Mar National is going to kick off its 70th year of equestrianism and showmanship beginning in April.…

Hunter/Jumper Week Brings 2015 Del Mar National Horse Show to a Close

Hunter/Jumper Week Brings 2015 Del Mar National Horse Show to a C

This year's Hunter/Jumper week at the Del Mar National Horse Show will be as fun-filled and exciting as ever. There will be many horses, riders, and events to look forward to. Participants will be eager to step into the bustling and competitive arenas…

New High-Tech Home Gadgets for Your Equestrian Property

New High-Tech Home Gadgets for Your Equestrian Property

The Jetsons cartoon, our imaginations run wild with the idea of modern gadgets to make our homes efficient and automated, and make our lives simpler. For cutting-edge products you can control from your smartphone, check out these contributions from the…

Western Week at the Del Mar National

Western Week at the Del Mar National

What comes to mind when you think of the word "western"? Is it the stereotypical image of a cowboy and his ranch? The "Old West"? While all of these are correct, the riders that will participate in Western Week at the…

Reining Competitions at the Del Mar National Horse Show

Reining Competitions at the Del Mar National Horse Show

Western week at this year's Del Mar National Horse Show is coming up and will be hosting many exciting events. One of the favorite classes this week will be reining. In this particular event, horse and rider are judged by…

Dressage Week at the Del Mar National

Dressage Week at the Del Mar National

Dressage is classified by some to be the "ballet" of the horse world. This precisely ridden and beautifully executed style of riding was initially used for military purposes since early history.  As of then, dressage has grown to be a…

Enrique Martinez at the Del Mar National

Enrique Martinez at the Del Mar National

Friesians are often considered to be the showcase of the true power and resilience of horses. This historic breed from the Netherlands exemplifies the majesty and athleticism that horses naturally posses. One rider who truly understands and has cultivated the…

Should I Buy a Foreclosed Horse Ranch?

Should I Buy a Foreclosed Horse Ranch?

As a result of the housing bubble and resulting financial instability, many communities have a high rate of foreclosed homes. Even though the rate of new foreclosures has slowed, the number of foreclosed homes in a specific the market can…

The Gives and Takes Only Riders Understand

The Gives and Takes Only Riders Understand

Being an equestrian is both a rewarding and devastating role. One day you can be celebrating about the championship you just received at a prestigious event, and the next you can be grieving over your horse’s newly diagnosed injury in…

Sell Your Home in Any Season

Sell Your Home in Any Season

As we slip into autumn, many owners take their equestrian properties off the market, believing that their property will not sell in the fall or winter. While it is true that selling heats up in spring and early summer, people…

How Will the Slower Closing Process Affect Buying A New Home?

How Will the Slower Closing Process Affect Buying A New Home?

This year, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) begins requiring banks to provide consumers with a longer window in which to review loan documentation. The new rule, potentially in effect October 3, 2015, can push closing by as many as…

Tax Tips for New Homeowners

Tax Tips for New Homeowners

Congratulations on your new home! Whether a condominium, cooperative apartment, single-family home, townhouse or mobile home, your home-sweet-home affects your tax status. If this is the first year you'll be filing your taxes as a homeowner, there are a few…

Prepairing your home for sale| Not Just for Equestrians

Prepairing your home for sale| Not Just for Equestrians

Now that the weather is finally warmer it's time to tackle some of those nasty cleaning jobs you've been putting off. If you're planning to put your equestrian property or getting ready to leave a rental for your newly purchased…

Selling Your Home | Keeping Your House Show Ready

Selling Your Home | Keeping Your House Show Ready

Having your house on the market while you're living in it can be a stressful time. You still have to live. The dog still puts muddy prints on your freshly mopped floor. The kids still race down the hallway bumping…

How Important are Rain Gutters to Your Horse Barn?

How Important are Rain Gutters to Your Horse Barn?

If you've owned a home for a while, you know that water entering the home can be at least a hassle and at worst a cause of major destruction. Not only should keeping water from sneaking into those tiny cracks…

Growing an Indoor Garden

Growing an Indoor Garden

With Spring just here, and a few cool nights of winter left to go, you might be hankering for some fresh greens, herbs or sprouts in your diet. Changes and improvements in lighting, soil and planting techniques mean that you…

Minimalist Home or Ranch Buying

Minimalist Home or Ranch Buying

When you're house hunting for a ranch, it's good to know your "living personality." The home you choose should reflect the way you like to live rather than the latest trend in home design. If you are a minimalist at…

New Pet Friendly Terminal at JFK Airport

New Pet Friendly Terminal at JFK Airport

Initially, traveling via aircraft was quite stressful for our four legged friends. On top of being in an unfamiliar and frightening place, they were kept in close quarters with minimal room to move around. However, a new breakthrough at the…