fbpx

Horse Podcast Ep 236: Treasure Hunt on Horseback

If you love books, this is the perfect place for you. Once a month, Heather, Ute, and sometimes Krystal, will talk about their favorite horsey book. In today’s episode of the EQA Book Club, Ute is talking with Krystal about her latest book, the first one in a new fiction series called Around the WorldContinue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 236: Treasure Hunt on Horseback”

Horse Podcast Ep 235: Extinct Horse Breeds

Extinct Horse breeds from all over the world some are 2000 plus years old. Although there are many horse breeds in the world a few were not so lucky. Most of the world’s oldest breeds were eradicated by interbreeding, cross-breeding, and simply the loss of use due to machines.  Some of these breeds were createdContinue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 235: Extinct Horse Breeds”

Horse Podcast Ep 234: Caucasus – Riding on the Roof of Europe

Did you know that Europe’s highest mountain range is situated in the far East of the continent, where it borders Asia? Today we are travelling virtually to the Caucasus, a wild region of rugged and intense beauty, great for horse riding. I am talking with Eva Grossmann who has been travelling to different Asian countriesContinue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 234: Caucasus – Riding on the Roof of Europe”

Horse Podcast Ep 233: Getting Your Child in the Saddle

The dream of every Equestrian Adventuress who has children, is to one day trail ride or go on longer horse treks with their son or daughter. But many are not sure about how to introduce their kids to horses in the first place. When is the best time, what about riding lessons and how toContinue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 233: Getting Your Child in the Saddle”

Horse Podcast Ep 232: Unusual Horse Breeds

How many unusual horse breeds do you think there are? Of the 350 + breeds of horses in the world in today’s EQA 232, we are going to talk about 8 of them. Some dating back over 5000 years. From new breeds to extinct ones we cover the breeds that stand out for their distinctContinue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 232: Unusual Horse Breeds”

Horse Podcast Ep 231: Yoga & Horses

Many people have discovered Yoga as an excellent means to stay fit, improve balance, stretchability and suppleness but also to connect the body with the mind and gain mental stability or even expand spirituality. Connecting Yoga with horses is just one step further. We all know that horses live in the present and are mindfulContinue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 231: Yoga & Horses”

Horse Podcast Ep 230: Where to Next? Horse Destination Hawaii!

Today’s podcast episode takes us the island paradise of Hawaii. While it might not be the first destination you might think of, when you think of horse riding, it is definitely a favourite winter holiday destination and horse riding is a popular activity there. So whether it is trail riding, beach riding, ranch riding orContinue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 230: Where to Next? Horse Destination Hawaii!”

Horse Podcast Ep 229: Horsey- Fun Facts Part 4

Horsey fun facts, add these to your equestrian trivia nights. Did you know that horses can move their eyes separately and that they have the latest eye of all land mammals? Or how long does it take for a hoof to completely regrow? these are just a couple of the Horsey fun facts we coverContinue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 229: Horsey- Fun Facts Part 4”

Horse Podcast Ep 228: Beautiful Horse Breeds

What makes a Horse Breed beautiful? There are over 600 different breeds in the world all with different beauty characteristics. Is it flowing manes and tails, the solid shiny coats, or simply markings that make them unique? In today’s EQA 228 we look at the most popular beautiful horse breeds.  A few of the topContinue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 228: Beautiful Horse Breeds”

Horse Podcast Ep 227: Mangalarga Marchador – The Gaited Horse of Brazil

Another episode of our Horse Breeds around the World Series. Today we talk about a horse breed from South America: The Mangalarga Marchador, national horse breed of Brazil. A gaited horse, this breed is known for its versatility, smoothness and trainability. I am have invited two experts on the breed who can tell us allContinue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 227: Mangalarga Marchador – The Gaited Horse of Brazil”