Maria Wachter

Maria Wachter

Let’s Discuss: The Music of Your Horse Life

Maria reflects after the passing of Chris Cornell.

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5 Conformation Faults You Didn’t Know You Needed

There’s a plus side to everything!

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6 Clever Ways to Market Your Horse on Facebook

Ever since Facebook started enforcing its “no sale of animals” policy last week, we’ve been sadly bereft of our equine window shopping. Maria Wachter has a few workarounds for the dedicated seller.

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11 #TrailerShoppingProblems

They do say “buyer beware” for a reason. Maria Wachter shares her biggest pet peeves based on plenty of experience.

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Death & Taxes: 9 Unavoidable Equestrian Facts of Life

Horse life has plenty of uncertainties, but there are a few facets that will always hold true, no matter how much we wish we could avoid them. Maria Wachter brings us nine.

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7 Essentials For Trailering This Spring

Don’t leave home without these!

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7 Unanticipated Side Benefits to Owning Horses

Besides the obvious perks, of course.

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10 Ways Your Truck Is Like Your Horse (& Vice-Versa)

As equestrians, we can’t really live without either.

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5 Ways To Enjoy Winter (That Your Horse Will Hate)

There’s still plenty of winter left — get the most out of it!

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‘Earthy Gray’: This Season’s Hottest Hue

Style alert! Maria Wachter reports.

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The 12 Months of Riding

An equestrian’s calendar.

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Having a Baby Versus Having a Horse

A tongue-in-cheek comparison.

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Drama Llamas: A Horse Writer’s Observation

Maria Wachter has been around the Horse Nation block now for awhile — and she certainly knows how to get people talking. She puts together a brief list of some of the most common drama-starting topics in the horse world.

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10 Signs Your Horse Might Not Like You Very Much

Read with a grain of salt and a wink.

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10 Horse Life Truths That You Should Know Before Diving In

For individuals who are about to take the plunge.

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The 6 Falls of Fall

Celebrate the season, the equestrian way!

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10 Reasons Horse People Love to Love Cracker Barrel

The friend of long-distance haulers and horse people.

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5 New Horse Show Classes We Can All Get Behind

There’s a horse show class or division for just about anything you could feasibly compete in — except for a few noted omissions. Here are our favorite classes we’ve never seen.

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6 Good Reasons To Never Let Us Make Scented Candles

Not every equestrian scent applies well to the home.

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