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Suicide Awareness Month | Hopeful Jumper

Dan and I were celebrating our 10 year anniversary in Turks and Caicos in August 2014 when the media announced that Robin Williams had died by suic...

Herd Pride | Kira Pearce

Hello, my name is Kira and I have been a part of the Herd for about 6 months now. Forest and I met on TikTok and became fast friends. We bonded ove...

Learning to Give Myself Grace

Like most equestrians, I am not a person who enjoys sitting still. I want to be riding and in the barn every day. I want to take my dogs for walks...

Herd Member | Amanda Rodrigues

One of my earliest memories is attending the Washington County Fair in Wisconsin with my grandparents. I vividly remember walking the barn aisles ...

Herd Member | Alex Braendle

Hi Herd! My name is Alex(@liberty_equestrian)! I am so excited to be a part of this herd! I am 25 years old and I am from Virginia. I have been ri...

The Easiest “Hard” Decision I’ve had to Make | Kate Kudelko

 Some decisions in life are easy, some are difficult, and some are so emotionally difficult that they end up being the easiest moral decision you’...

Stay Wild – How Endo Brought Me to My Next Heart Horse

Forest and Bindi celebrate Endo Awareness Month Hey, Forest here, how are you Herd? This blog is a little bit different from the others I have wri...

Endo Warrior | Amanda Chico

Painful. Uncomfortable. Confused. Scared. Worried.  These are some of the emotions I felt when I found out from my doctors that I have Endometrios...

Endo Strong | Allie Carlson

Hi Herd, happy Endometriosis Awareness Month! It's Allie here. It has been a year since I last talked about my journey with Endo on the blog. Last...

Know Better, Do Better | Rae Lombino

Hi Herd, its Ambassador, Rae. Recently in the equestrian world a video of a well-known trainer and equestrian surfaced showing him beating a horse...

Change | Jordyn Bush

Change. It’s terrifying. It’s the feeling when you stay in a new place for the first time, and you have to navigate in the dark to find the lights...

Riding for Joy

I didn’t want to go to the barn today. I ALWAYS want to be at the barn, but today it was cold, and I was tired and, I didn’t feel like wearing a ...