263 – Revisiting History in Williamsburg, Chuck Wagons, the Civil War and the Skeleton Gig

263 – Revisiting History in Williamsburg, Chuck Wagons, the Civil War and the Skeleton Gig

Taking a step back in time as we look at the Skeleton Gig in The Equine Heritage Institutes Horses in History Segment, the horses of Williamsburg, a mighty fine Chuck Wagon and pulling the cannons in Civil War Reenactments. Listen in…

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263 – Revisiting History in Williamsburg, Chuck Wagons, the Civil War and the Skeleton Gig

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263 – Revisiting History in Williamsburg, Chuck Wagons, the Civil War and the Skeleton Gig

263 – Revisiting History in Williamsburg, Chuck Wagons, the Civil War and the Skeleton Gig

Taking a step back in time as we look at the Skeleton Gig in The Equine Heritage Institutes Horses in History Segment, the horses of Williamsburg, a mighty fine Chuck Wagon and pulling the cannons in Civil War Reenactments. Listen in…

262 – Training the Stop, Team Radar and the Fire Element

262 – Training the Stop, Team Radar and the Fire Element

Randy Cadwell starts her Monthy Training Tip with training the stop and stand and we meet listener Briget Simon and her stinkin cute pony Radar. Plus, Dr. Wendy continues the 5 Elements with the Fire Element. Listen in…

261 – Pony Carriages in History and New ADS Executive Director

261 – Pony Carriages in History and New ADS Executive Director

Charlie Poppe starts his once a month Charlie’s Corner with a look at the origin of Pony Carriages in America, we meet the new Executive Director of the American Driving Society Louise Rothery and we continue our look at the 5 Elements with the Wood Element. Listen in…

260 – The Haflinger, Driving Digest Wins Again and Wendy’s Mentor Dr. Xie

260 – The Haflinger, Driving Digest Wins Again and Wendy’s Mentor Dr. Xie

Chuck Hendershot of the NY Gold Classic shares the joy of the Haflinger, Ann Pringle on winning another award for the Driving Digest and Dr. Wendy’s mentor and founder of the Chi Institute, Dr. Xie. Listen in…

259 – Charlie’s New Toy and Driving Sled Dogs

259 – Charlie’s New Toy and Driving Sled Dogs

Charlie Poppe stops by to tell us all about his new Pony Brake and Sean Patrick shares what it was like growing up in Canada driving sled dogs. Listen In…

258 – David Saunders: Piber Stud, Single Worlds, CAA Carriage Festival and the Long Island Cart

258 – David Saunders:  Piber Stud, Single Worlds, CAA Carriage Festival and the Long Island Cart

David Saunders co-hosts as we meet Dr. Max Dobretsberger, director of the Austrian Lipizzaner Stud in Piber, about the FEI World Championship for Singles in August. Plus, Jill Ryder on the CAA Carriage Festival in Lexington and the Equine Heritage Institute Horses in History on the Long Island Cart. Listen in….

Driving Radio Show Episode 257 – Auditor Chelsie Sievers and Keady Cadwell

Driving Radio Show Episode 257 – Auditor Chelsie Sievers and Keady Cadwell

We meet Auditor Chelsie Sievers and her ponies for our “Listener of the Week” and Keady Cadwell stops by with all the latest from Tremont Farm. Plus, Wendy in the hot seat! Listen in…

Driving Radio Show Episode 256 – Harness Racing Young and Old and Spring Vaccines for Horses

Driving Radio Show Episode 256 – Harness Racing Young and Old and Spring Vaccines for Horses

Harness Racing takes to the track this week with Keith Gisser of the Harness Horse Youth Foundation on the amazing win of 15 year old Justin Irvine, Ellen Harvey with an update from the United States Trotting Association and Dr. Wendy talks about needed spring vaccines. Listen in…

Driving Radio Show Episode 255 – Devon, Spring Fling and Driving Those Sails

Driving Radio Show Episode 255 – Devon, Spring Fling and Driving Those Sails

Live reports from the Devon Horse Show and the Spring Fling at the Kentucky Horse Park and Hardy Zenke on the Para Driving World Championships, Bromont WEG and how sailing and driving are a lot alike. Listen in…

254 – David Saunders: Windsor Horse Show, Actor Alan Sader, Judge Richard James and the Boston Chaise

254 – David Saunders:  Windsor Horse Show,  Actor Alan Sader, Judge Richard James and the Boston Chaise

Driving Radio Show David Saunders tells us all about his trip to the Windsor Horse Show and his chat with Prince Phillip. Plus, guests include Ann from Driving Digest, Actor Alan Sader at Windsor, Judge Richard James in France and the Equine Heritage Institute Horses in History on the Boston Chaise. Listen in….

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Last Chance To See The Hollywood Park Racing Track

Last Chance To See The Hollywood Park Racing Track

Though there is a thrill in carriage driving for many equestrian fans and personal practitioners, there’s also a connection to horse racing for most everyone with any tie to equestrian culture. Of course, many view competitive horse racing as a thing of the past. Much like other high stakes activities like dog racing, or even boxing, horse racing doesn’t still seem to have the glamor it had in the days of Seabiscuit, when a horse champion could capture the hearts and imagination of the entire country (not to mention inspire a film!).

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