Nature Nurtures

“What I love about people (and I do love people) is that crises bring out the best in them. And the best people aren’t people, they’re animals.” – Stephen Colbert I’ll admit it, I’ve been rather sad lately. The world seems darker than usual. There’s a lot of bad news …

Read More

Editor’s Postcard: The Horse Show Game

Showing Offers Opportunity for Growth By Kim Roe I love horse shows. I love arriving on the grounds and seeing all the beautiful, excited horses and happy people. I love the anticipation, the drama, and great performances. I love picnics and peaceful behind-the-barn napping in the shade. But showing involves …

Read More

Where Horses and People are Gathered – The Best of Equine Events is Grit, Beauty, and Partnership

Watching horse events takes me around the world. This photo was taken in Portugal at the annual horse fair in Golegã. Photo by Kim Roe.

Over 30 years ago I moved to Whatcom County, Washington. Not long after, I was invited to go watch the International Plowing Match in Lynden. The event is still vivid in my memory. There were draft horses of many breeds (and a few mules) and generations of handlers who walked …

Read More

Thank you for supporting businesses that support NWHS.

Brandi Coplen

Need to Save Money on Horse Care?

Save $$$ with these strategies!

Download your free Horse keeping tips.

This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Thank you! When you request the free PDF, you will also be added to the Northwest Horse Source email newsletter.