July 2017

A Day at an Equine Hospital

Woodside Equine Clinic is a horse-only hospital located in Ashland, VA. The veterinarians are available for emergency care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You probably haven’t thought about what happens at a horse hospital, but every day is something new and different.

At 1 am, a horse we will call “George” arrives at the clinic with colic. George did not eat his dinner and later started nipping at his sides. His owners walked […]

May 2017

Capitol Sheds has quality shelters for your expanding herd, 4 locations in Virginia

When you need a quality shelter for your horses, you can count on Capitol Sheds for the right building for your horses needs.

March 2017

The Art and Science behind Tad Coffin Saddles

When you step into the barn at Tad Coffin Performance Saddles, you immediately sense that there is something very different going on there. Nestled at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Greene County, Virginia, Tad and his team are committed to evolving the technology and conversation around saddles. Oftentimes, when it comes to finding the right saddle for our horses, we turn to a saddle fitter or rely on a system of padding […]

September 2016

Ashland Equestrian LLC is a top-notch boarding, lesson and training facility in Warrenton, VA

Located in beautiful Warrenton, Virginia, Ashland Farm pre-dates the Civil War. The property includes two barns, an indoor ring, as well as easy access to miles of beautiful trails.

The newly renovated horseshoe shaped main barn features 10 12’x14’ matted stalls, tack room, feed room, office and an indoor wash rack.  The second barn has seven additional stalls and an outdoor covered wash rack.  Ashland Equestrian has a 75′ x 190′ indoor ring with top of the […]

August 2016

Saddlery Liquidators 4-day Labor Day Sale

Friday September 2nd thru Monday September 5th. 4 days of tremendous deals at huge savings! Haymarket and Madison Stores!

May 2016

The Importance of a Prepurchase Exam

So, you’ve decided to add a new horse to your herd? Congratulations! Owning a horse is a big investment in time, money and emotion.

January 2016

2nd Annual VA Horse Festival coming on April 1-3, 2016

The second annual Virginia Horse Festival, April 1-3, offers a comprehensive look at the equine industry over three days of clinics, demonstrations, exhibits, shopping and more.
The event is held at The Meadow Event Park in Caroline County, the historic birthplace of famed racing legend Secretariat. The weekend includes the Colt Starting Challenge USA, during which eight trainers will gentle and ride a previously unridden horse. As they work with the horses Friday and Saturday, they […]

December 2015

7 Fun Filled Equestrian escapes to enjoy during the holidays

Have you been promising yourself a different way to celebrate the holidays?
If you are head hostess or host for the family, maybe you need a mini vacation before your holiday labors are in full swing?
Whatever your goal, Virginia and nearby locales offer a variety of horsey opportunities for weekends or day trips. Some are perfect for you and your own horse. Others provide trusty trail  mounts and guides, a great option for sharing your hobby […]

July 2015

48 Acre Equestrian Estate for sale in the heart of Maryland Hunt Country

48+ ACREAGE WITH Large main house with a detached in-law suite w/office in St. Leonard, Maryland in the Heart of Hunt Country in Southern Maryland.

As you pull up you will see the Antebellum style main house with in-ground salt water pool. 5 bedrooms, 3.5 bath, recreated custom colonial estate. Antique finishes with modern amenities. Granite counter tops, eat-in kitchen and large soaking tub.

Also includes a detached in-law Cape Cod, both have full finished basements, 2 […]

May 2015

Clean and Dry Horse Blankets – Only $18 cleaning for all turnouts and blankets until May 31

Take advantage of our $18 cleaning special for all turnouts and blankets if dropped off or picked up by May 31.

Keeping your horse clean and dry requires proper care and maintenance of your blankets and turnouts. There are three simple things you need to do to make your blankets last and Clean & Dry helps you with all three:

1.) Clean—Dirty blankets don’t just smell bad they function bad too. Dirt, manure, urine, sweat and oils […]