Rhonda Lane on November 3rd, 2013
Track Life cover image

The cover of fine arts photographer Juliet Harrison’s TRACK LIFE: IMAGES AND WORDS

I’m psyched to have a poem included in the book TRACK LIFE: IMAGES AND WORDS. Read the rest of this entry »

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Rhonda Lane on October 29th, 2013

Some news for my RSS and email subscribers.

I updated the “When and Where to Watch 2013 Breeders Cup races on TV” post. We’re not just limited to cable and regular TV. We can watch on our computers and smartphones. Click through that link above to find the links you need for your computer, laptop, tablet or phone.

Thanks, Sally!

Rhonda Lane on October 28th, 2013

The 2013 Breeders Cup races run on Nov. 1 and 2. The simple part? Think NBC, both cable and network. But the best news of all?

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Rhonda Lane on October 20th, 2013

I wonder if this horse costumed as an elephant can fly with those ears?

Welcome to the Halloween Horse Show presented by The Horsey Set Net! If you think that elephant and the poodle-on-a-leash are something, wait until you see what else we have for you!

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Rhonda Lane on October 9th, 2013

The heat broke, the humidity’s fading and the leaves are subdued if not yet ablaze with color. It’s mid-autumn in the northern hemisphere, a great time for a fall trail ride.  Here are some trail ride videos from YouTube. Enjoy!

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Rhonda Lane on October 3rd, 2013
From the Living Horse Museum

Photo by and courtesy of Christine Meunier

We have another contribution from globe-trotting equestrian and author Christine Meunier, photos and her observations from her visit to this museum dedicated to our favorite animal. I took the liberty of adding some history and, very important, movie trivia.

Located in the area of Chantilly, France, lies an establishment that encourages the equine lover to dream.

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Rhonda Lane on September 23rd, 2013
Inside Cavalia Odysseo's white tent

Inside the white tent, the gift shop is behind the audience but near the main entrance along with the snack bars. Monitors display scenes from the show. Photo by Rhonda Lane

 

Cavalia Odysseo brims with excitement and delights – and not just on the stage.

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Rhonda Lane on August 31st, 2013

We have a guest post by world-traveling Australian equine studies professor and author Christine Meunier about one of her past jobs – working with the equine residents of the Irish National Stud. Take it away, Christine!

The Irish National Stud in Kildare, Ireland, is a great place to visit for horse fans and garden enthusiasts alike. Home to many thoroughbreds for breeding, the stud boasts gorgeous post- and rail-lined fields full of sleek equine bodies.

Depending on the area you visit, you may be able to view

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Rhonda Lane on August 20th, 2013

Cool down and chill out with this video of horses blowing water and then check out some updates on recent blog posts.

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Rhonda Lane on August 13th, 2013
Whitney Viewing Stand

The Whitney Viewing Stand may look forbidding with the cones and the security guard, but the public is allowed up there to watch the horses work on the Oklahoma training track. Photo by Rhonda Lane

Where can you see all of Oklahoma?

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