The place for everything Western horse life. Appreciate reader-submitted stories about their special horses, or enjoy photographs of one-of-a-kind Western collections.
You tell us which famous horse you’d love for your horse to apprentice under, and why.
Shoes? Boots? Barefoot? You tell us what keeps your horse most comfortable.
You describe the kind of horse barn and amenities you’d have if money were no object.
You tell what person—real or otherwise—you’d love to have with you on the trail.
You share your favorite childhood memory of riding and horsing around.
He wasn’t a fancy-looking horse, but he helped preserve this reader’s confidence.
Horses opened up a new world for her. Now she hopes to give back to her community.
Does a mare or gelding make a better riding horse? This reader found the right answer.
A horse trainer and riding instructor reflects on the changes that come with growing older.
There’s a certain kind of heartache only another horse lover can understand.
Bob Avila’s trophy belt buckle collection.
A guest ranch's collection of boots.
A saddle-and-bridle set that's been in one rider's family for three generations.
A tool for custom-made hats that's more than 100 years old.
Horseshoer Mike Milster shares the story behind his farrier tools.
Buy your next pair of chaps with confidence using the advice from four experts, plus get fit tips from a chaps maker.
With 10 minutes a day and some smart food swaps, you can conquer that tight squeeze in time for show season-and get healthier in the process.
Here’s the scoop on 12 picturesque bed-and-barn destinations, where you can enjoy an exceptional getaway with your equine friend.
You describe the best—or worst—horse-related trip you ever took.
When you're ready for memorable R&R, a vacation that involves horses can be just what the fun-doctor ordered.