Classic Equine Connection

Classic Equine Equipment Blog

Recent Posts

16 Trail Ride Safety Tips

Posted by Classic Equine Equipment Blog on Apr 17, 2024 2:00:00 PM

Trail riding this time of year is a treat for both you and your horse.  Cooler temps and beautiful fall colors, followed by a winter wonderland.  But don’t take for granted that your “bombproof” horse will stay bombproof.  Consider taking these steps for a safer trail ride.

Read More

How To Get Another Year Out Of Your Horse Blankets

Posted by Classic Equine Equipment Blog on Apr 10, 2024 3:00:00 PM

Hopefully you are able to put away most of your horse blankets until next year. Quality horse blankets can be expensive so you want them last as long as possible. Instead of just tossing them in a pile in the corner of the tack room until next fall, take these steps now and they'll be good as new next time you are ready to use them.

Read More

April showers bring May flowers, and mud!

Posted by Classic Equine Equipment Blog on Apr 3, 2024 2:00:00 PM

With lots of rain comes muddy pastures and muddy horses. There are several months throughout the year when mud can become a stressful problem. In the spring months, rain can fall for long periods of time causing a monsoon of mud puddles. In the winter months when snow falls and then finally melts the ground becomes a muddy mayhem.

Read More

Love/Hate relationship with Spring

Posted by Classic Equine Equipment Blog on Mar 27, 2024 2:00:00 PM

Spring is finally here! For riders, spring means many things – some of them good, some of them not so great. Here are some of the things that we love – and hate – about spring!

Read More

Spring cleaning

Posted by Classic Equine Equipment Blog on Mar 20, 2024 2:00:00 PM

Spring has sprung, and that means- Spring cleaning! Don't try to do it all in one weekend though. Prioritize what is most important and start there. Remember some things can be done in inclement weather (like cleaning the tack room) while others might be better when you can turn your horse out (like updating/cleaning his stall).

Read More

The Origin of “Horse Whisperers” and other Irish Horse Legends

Posted by Classic Equine Equipment Blog on Mar 13, 2024 2:00:00 PM

With the Irish celebration of St. Patrick’s Day tomorrow, here is one of the many Celtic legends that include the horse. Thank you to “Symbolic Horse Education Resources” for the information.

Read More

A Riding Instructor for Your Child

Posted by Classic Equine Equipment Blog on Mar 6, 2024 2:00:00 PM

Your child wants to learn to ride a horse. Great! Your first task is to find a riding instructor who is a great fit for your child. This can sometimes be a challenge because not every child and every instructor will necessarily be a perfect match. The following tips can help you get started.

Read More

Types/Style of Barns

Posted by Classic Equine Equipment Blog on Feb 28, 2024 2:00:00 PM

One of your toughest (but most fun) decisions when building your barn will be choosing your barn style. There are many to choose from and each style will have different modifications. Things to consider are the style’s suitability to your climate, the function or “flow” of your horse work and, of course, your budget. The timeframe for your project will is also play a large factor. A modular barn can be erected in a few days, while a pole barn can take months.

Read More

Ways To Condition Multiple Horses

Posted by Classic Equine Equipment Blog on Feb 21, 2024 2:00:00 PM

While we’re firm believers in the fact that you can never have too many horses, keeping multiple horses fit all at the same time can sometimes be a challenge. We’ve come up with some great tips to help you save time while keeping your horses conditioned and exercised.

Read More

Presidential Horses - George Washington (Clone)

Posted by Classic Equine Equipment Blog on Feb 14, 2024 2:00:00 PM

With Presidents' Day just around the corner we thought it was time that the horse(s) of these historical heroes were honored as well.

Read More

Stay Connected the Classic way.

Receive weekly blog articles containing helpful tips, tricks, and facts related to all your equine needs. 



Subscribe Here!

Recent Post

Post Filter