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Horse Podcast Ep 61: Where To Next? How About Spain!

Today we feature another Where to next episode! part of our destination series.  Ute and Heather share some of their favourite things about riding in Spain, great places to visit, what to eat and drink and how to get around. They share some insight on the different riding areas and what to expect while you’re there. Please continue to submit your suggestions of topic ideas and questions for future shows.

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Horse Podcast Ep 60: The Ultimate Birthday Gift! A Mongolian Horse Race!

On today’s episode Heather speaks with a fellow Canadian who is now a Swiss transplant. They discuss how she is preparing and training for the Mongol Derby. Can you imagine 1000km’s, 10 days, 25 + horses an adventure of a lifetime. Heather and Stephanie talk about how she decided to give this amazing gift to herself and all the planning that this trip will entail.

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Horse Podcast Ep 59: A World Full of Horses – Photographing Horses in New Zealand

On today’s episode, Ute speaks with Christiane Slawik, one of the most famous equestrian photographers in Germany. Christiane has travelled all over the world to photograph horses and she is one of the few who can live from her work. Her photos appear in many different horse books, magazines and calendars internationally. In 2019 she published her latest book “A World Full of Horses” describing her travels and of course featuring many of her best photos. Today we talk about the first two chapters of her book set in New Zealand and Christiane tells us all the interesting stories behind her photos and shares her favourite travel locations. She also talks about her adventures such as meeting wild horses or adopting an injured penguin. A must-listen if New Zealand is on your bucket list!

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Horse Podcast Ep 58: Q&A On Trail With Your Horse

On today’s episode Ute and Heather are answering your questions in another Q&A episode. Have you ever wanted to go on a day ride or even overnight ride with your horse? Then this is an episode you should listen to. The topics are how to tie or hobble your horse during breaks or overnight stays, portable electric fences and safety issues you should think about before setting out.

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Horse Podcast Ep 57: The Starting Steps To Rider Fitness!

On today’s episode Heather speaks with Jill Hanson fitness trainer/instructor that explains the best way to start a fitness program. She shares some great inspiration  on being the Best Version of Yourself, and that we all learned how to walk before we could run!  Please continue to submit your topic ideas and questions for future shows.

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Horse Podcast Ep 56: From Horse Owner to Entrepreneur – The Story of an Idea

On today’s episode Ute talks with Daniela Vadehra, endurance rider, horse breeder and entrepreneur. Daniela’s love for horses goes back to her childhood and when she received an Anglo-Arabian stallion as wedding gift, she decided to breed with him. Today she is a successful rider and breeder and lives with her family on a farm in Lower Austria close to Vienna. When her son developed a lactose intolerance she set out on a journey learning all about nutrition, microorganisms and fermentation and started experimenting. This was the beginning of her company Calapo which she built up from scratch, manufacturing fermented food supplements for humans, horses, dogs and cats. And she is still full of plans and enthusiasm for the future.

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Horse Podcast Ep 55: Where To Next? How About Egypt!

On todays episode Heather and Ute share another where to next episode. This time they are travelling to Egypt. They discuss some history, culture, safety and of course horses and where to ride in this magnificent country. Seeing the pyramids through the ears of a horse will be ride you won’t soon forget. Don’t forget to continue to submit your topic ideas and question for future episodes.

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How To Go Horse Riding In Mongolia

In this article I’m going to be telling you why Mongolia needs to be on your horsey to-do list in your lifetime. Before you kick the bucket, you need to go horse riding in Mongolia. We are going to be giving you information, travel tips and where you can book your riding trips. And of course how you can tackle this mega adventure solo as a woman.

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How To Ride Horses In India

Today we’re going to be talking about why India needs to be on your bucket list of places to ride horses, if it’s not already. India is the land of Marwari horses, palaces and fortresses. We’re going to talk about the best horse riding in India, top travel tips, places to see and of course where you can book your next horse riding expedition.

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