January 2016 Newsletter


January E-newsletter Sponsor - Carolina Country Store

Sign up now for our e-newsletter to be entered to win a cute coral colored purse.  This is a double bag purse with a removable inner bag and a small change pouch. It is made from Vegan friendly synthetic leather - great for horse lovers!  Read More.


Equus Club & Winery

The Carolinas Equestrian readership is cordially invited to attend an Equus Club membership drive informational meeting.  Prospective members will learn about the Equus Club’s member programs and amenities, as well as have a chance to meet other members and the Club’s Executive Director, Russ Gardiner, and the Director of Winemaking, George Bursick. Read more.


Eliza Sydnor Clinic at Robindale Farm, Waxhaw, NC

Eliza Sydnor Dressage Clinic On Saturday, January 23, and Saturday, February 13, Robindale Farm will host a dressage clinic with Eliza Sydnor.  Eliza is able to work with riders just starting in dressage through Grand Prix.  Read more.


The Carolinas Equestrian February/March issue is coming up!  All ad materials are due no later than January 20!  Contact Shannon at tweshannon@yahoo.com or 704.779.6502 for the 2016 Media Kit and Editorial Calendar.



Horse of the Month
For Adoption - Stella
2000 16.2hh Thoroughbred Mare
Light riding or companion - sweet, sweet mare!


In Their Boots

This is a new online series of articles that riders under 18 years of age will be writing to tell their stories!  "In Their Boots" will cover all riding disciplines, all areas of NC and SC and introduce our readers to some fantastic young equestrians.  Now meet Morgan Fenrick and "More to Love" ... Read more.


SC Horsemen's Council 2016 Horse Expo

On Saturday, February 6, make time to attend the 23rd Annual SC Horse Expo at
the T. Ed Garrison Arena in Pendleton, SC, for day of equine fun!  Read more.


Cat of the Month!

  What a cutie with her tongue sticking out!  Four year old Tuxedo kitty, Alana, is blind in one eye, but that doesn't stop her from being a sweet kitty in need of a furr-ever home!  She is spayed, has had all her shots, has been blood tested for feline aids/leukemia/heart worm disease and is negative for all three!  Contact Terry at 864.483.2444. Read More.


2016 Top Tips

Each month we will feature health and safety tips from Veterinarians around the region! Our first Top Tip comes from Dr. Marsha Severt with Brown Creek Equine Hospital in Polkton, NC.   Check them out at www.browncreekequine.com and here's some information about Mesotherapy. Read more.


Check out the new blog posts on our website!

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A 'Carolina Girl' in Wellington

By Leslie Cline Owner, Manestreet Horse and Pet, Waxhaw, NC 


Equestrian Goals!

By Cawood Habenicht, Furman Equestrian Team

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Kisses good night
and blankets for all!

By Maranda Schill, Schill Equestrian Club

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10 things you remember if you rode in the early 2000's.

By Madison Brown, Maritime Equestrian

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Warning - coffee and jalepeno chips may be required!

By Danica and Bobby Meyerhoff, Meyerhoff Show Horses


Race2Ring's Snow Angel

By Trisha Dingle, Race2Ring and White Haven Arabians


Interested in advertising with us?  Please contact Shannon Habenicht
at tweshannon@yahoo.com or 704.779.6502.

The Carolinas Equestrian magazine is offered in both print and digital formats.  It is currently distributed via regional feed and tack stores, area businesses and equestrian shows/events in Aiken, Asheville, Blowing Rock, Camden, Charleston, Charlotte, Greensboro, Pinehurst, Raleigh, Southern Pines, Tryon and Waxhaw.  We welcome article and photograph submissions!