A Day in the Life of… Power In The Canyon

Our series “A Day in the Life of…” gives you an insight on the lives of famous show horses. The next one does not need an introduction, but we will do one anyway: She is a multiple Golden Series Champion, European Champion and International DQHA Champion. Power In The Canyon is known in the industry as the Showmanship Queen. We have talked to owner Sophie Gillioz about the 18-year-old AQHA mare.

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Coping With Loss Part X: Nora

In our series “Coping With Loss”, we tell stories of well-known show horses that passed away. We let their owners tell everything about the horse’s life and what is left after the pain of losing them. This part is about a horse that was known in the EWU industry: the Haflinger mare Nora. Her owner Bente Nürge tells the story of this true all-round horse.

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Equine Photographers in Europe

On the map below, we have listed some equine photographers in Europe. If you click on the symbol, a little window will open up. You can find a name and a link to the photographer’s website, Facebook or Instagram page. Please note that many photographers are willing to travel longer distances, the map is just supposed to give you a basic idea on where the person comes from.

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How to Prepare for a Photo Shooting

I just saw that great picture on Instagram and I’d really like to have something like that of me and my horse as well! That’s probably something many of us said or thought in the past. But to get that one picture that stands out, you need to hire a professional, need perfect conditions and be well prepared. In this article, four photographers explain, how you should prepare for a photo shooting.

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Horse-Assisted Coaching – what’s that?

Even though, we mostly cover topics that deal with our sport, we all know that there are many other things to do with horses. Plus, we all know how closely our emotions are tied to our horses‘ behavior. This can be hard at times, but also lead to a learning process. The latter is the idea behind the concept of horse-assisted coaching. We have talked to Catharina Falch, who is not only an avid Western Rider, but also a coach for horse-assisted coaching. She told us all about it, the horses they use and why it is more than leading a horse and looking into a crystal ball.

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