Maria Wachter

Maria Wachter

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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Hey Baby, What’s Your Sign? A Horsey Zodiac

Maria Wachter is back with another highly scientific, tongue-in-cheek report on how to interpret your horse’s personality based on his zodiac sign. Are you and your steed compatible?

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Highly Scientific Report: The Budweiser Clydesdales Aren’t Real

Maria Wachter is here to rain on everyone’s favorite horse-drawn parade: after careful observation, she’s come to the highly scientific conclusion that the Budweiser Clydes are a giant lie.

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10 Reasons to Never, Ever Get Into Horses

Seriously, they’re the worst.

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Everyone’s All Winning Gold Medals & We’re Like …

Ok, Michael Phelps, we get it. You can put your shirt back on now.

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12 Events That Didn’t Quite Make It To The Olympics

We’re all familiar with eventing, dressage and show jumping. Turns out, those three were the best choices from a much longer list of equestrian activities — a rough draft, if you will.

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