Happy Campers Improve Their Eventing Skills

Written by Martha A. Woodham Tropical Storm Alberto arrived in Aiken, SC, about the same time the 20 participants in the USEA Area III Adult Riders Summer Camp did. But did the wind and the [...]

August 8th, 2018|Categories: Events, Features, Training|Tags: , , |0 Comments


When Queen Victoria died in 1901 the pageantry of her funeral spawned a change in Victorian culture toward opulent funeral processions featuring extraordinary ornate carriages and teams.


The shift in funerary practices was actually inspired by the death of Queen Victoria’s husband, Prince Albert for whom she mourned for the next 3 decades.

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WARHorses Best Bets for Choosing the Kentucky Derby Winner

The Kentucky Derby is not just a horse race, it’s a part of Americana. It is America’s longest running sports event, this year marking the 144th race. Horse racing fans are flocking to Kentucky to [...]

By | May 2nd, 2018|Categories: Events, Features, Survey|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Horses are No Fan of This Actor

Actor, Cloris Leachman turns 92 on April 30. Leachman grew up in the Midwest (Des Moines, Iowa) but was never an equestrian in private life.  She is however, intrinsically tied to horses through the movies, [...]

By | April 27th, 2018|Categories: Events, Features|Tags: , |0 Comments

Asparagus, You Look Great. Have You Been Working Out?

Remember when you couldn’t get brussels sprouts everywhere? Back in the olden days, when they might appear in a cafeteria, probably hospital, boiled or smothered with cheese sauce as a tip of the hat that [...]

By | April 23rd, 2018|Categories: Features, Women Health Wellness|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

23 Reasons to Hate Rats

I was going to write this post as a “guide” to rats in your horse barn--a few tips to help you determine if you have rats followed by useful suggestions on how to get rid [...]

By | April 20th, 2018|Categories: Features, Management|Tags: , , |0 Comments

WARHorses’ Favorite Posts from “Ask the Past”

"Ask the Past" is a terrifically zany blog for bibliophiles. Drawing wisdom from antique texts, each post imparts strange advice with a modern zing. These ancient treasures have been exhumed by historian Elizabeth Archibald, who [...]

By | April 17th, 2018|Categories: Features, Management|Tags: |0 Comments

The Horses That Rock These Rolling Stones

For over 50 years they have epitomized the glitz and glam and indulgence of rock n roll stars. The Rolling Stones have lived life to the hilt since their first gig at the Marquee Club [...]

By | April 13th, 2018|Categories: Features|Tags: , |0 Comments