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Horse Podcast Ep 68: Saving the Wild Horses of New Zealand

On today’s episode Ute talks with Kelly Wilson, one of the Wilson Sisters, who have been at the frontline to save and popularise the feral Kaimanawa horses of New Zealand’s North Island. Kelly and her sisters grew up around horses and have been all successful show jumpers even before they discovered the Kaimanawa horses. OnceContinue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 68: Saving the Wild Horses of New Zealand”

Horse Podcast Ep 67: Where To Next? How About The Grand Canyon!

Todays episode features another great segment in our Where to Next?  part of our Destination series that we are showcasing. We are travelling to the Grand Canyon, where Mules are the famous and most requested mode of transportation.  Hear all about when  is the best time to go, the different ride options  and especially whereContinue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 67: Where To Next? How About The Grand Canyon!”

Horse Podcast Ep 66: Camels, Snake Charmers & Dancing Horses – The Pushkar Fair of India

On today’s episode, Ute talks about the Pushkar Mela, a religious festival, a large horse, camel & cattle market and a traditional Indian get-together and fair. All the images your mind conjures up when you hear the word India, come to life once a year in November, when this large & colourful festival takes place.Continue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 66: Camels, Snake Charmers & Dancing Horses – The Pushkar Fair of India”

Horse Podcast Ep 65: I Like To Move It, Move It Movement Therapy!

On today’s episode Heather visits with Samantha Hulme a restorative exercise specialist. They talk about a movement lifestyle you can use throughout your life, helping you in and out of the saddle. Restorative exercise works on the roots of your issues, exposing you compensations and blind spots and hot to resolve them. Don’t forget toContinue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 65: I Like To Move It, Move It Movement Therapy!”

Horse Podcast Ep 64: Book Club Day With A Side Of Pumpkin Pie!

On todays episode Ute and Heather are trotting through another book for our Book Club series. They are reviewing some of the funny yet inspiring stories from the 2nd book in the Equestrian Series Going the Distance. And since it’s Thanksgiving they share some tidbits about this famous American holiday. Please continue to submit yourContinue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 64: Book Club Day With A Side Of Pumpkin Pie!”

Horse Podcast Ep 63: Getting your Horse through the Cold Season

On today’s episode Ute talks with Daniela Vadehra, endurance rider, horse breeder and nutritionist about how you can get your horses through winter without them losing condition or having health issues. Does your horse’s coat loses a bit of shine in winter or are you struggling with the question: To rug or not to rug?Continue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 63: Getting your Horse through the Cold Season”

Horse Podcast Ep 62: Real & Virtual Adventures – Tevis Cup, Covid Derby & Ultra Marathons

On today’s episode, Ute talks to Devan Horn, Equestrian Adventuress, Endurance Rider and Ultra Marathon Runner. Devan tells us all about her various horse riding adventures around the world and about how she prepares herself and her horses and how she finances her riding. In summer 2020 she organized the Covid Derby, a virtual 1000-MilesContinue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 62: Real & Virtual Adventures – Tevis Cup, Covid Derby & Ultra Marathons”

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’reContinue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 61: Where To Next? How About Spain!”

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 toContinue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 60: The Ultimate Birthday Gift! A Mongolian Horse Race!”

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 sheContinue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 59: A World Full of Horses – Photographing Horses in New Zealand”