April 2016 Newsletter


April E-newsletter Sponsor -

Sign up now for our e-newsletter to be entered to win(1) equine bodywork session with Horse Dynamics Equine Bodywork with Stephanie Mills. 

All horses can benefit from bodywork whether it be to help keep the muscles supple for performance, or to support the horse through trauma or illness.

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EquiAppraisal - 5% discount offer!

Allison Gay, owner of EquiAppraisal is offering a 5% discount solely for The Carolinas Equestrian readers through June 30 - just contact Allison and make sure to mention the magazine! EquiAppraisal, LLC, provides professional appraisals that comply with nationally recognized Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) regulations. Read more.

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Art of the Horse

By Mindy Wiener
Thoughts of Home - the artist is Barbour Taylor Bordogna
and her sponsor is Missildine's in Tryon. Read more.


The 2016 Equestrian Exchange Tack Sale

April 21-24, 2016 Concord, NC Cabarrus Event Center
The Equestrian Exchange is North Carolina’s largest equestrian consignment sale. It gives horse lovers the opportunity to buy and sell tack and horse related items.  Read more.


Race 2 Ring

Available for adoption - 

Micaela's Fan – "Bella"
2008 16.1hh Thoroughbred Mare

Read More.

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Pony Club Show Jumping Rally

 The spirited Carolina Region Show Jumping Rally competition of The United States Pony Clubs was held in Monroe, North Carolina on April 8-10, 2016.


Upcoming Spring Horse Shows!


PSJ Aiken Spring Classic

Highfields Event Center
April 20 - 24 & April 27 - May 1

The Aiken Charity Horse Shows

Aiken Horse Park - Bruce's Field
Aiken Horse Park on May 4 - 8 & May 11 -15


In Their Boots - Celia Cram 

My name is Celia Cram and I am twelve years old.  I live in Aiken, South Carolina and I have been riding since I was three years old.  Pictured is Celia with That's the Scoop owned by Diane Daly.


The Carolinas Equestrian Summer Issue & News!

Advertising in The Carolinas Equestrian:  We are now working on our Summer issue, which covers June, July and August, with ad materials due by May 20.

The Carolinas Equestrian continues to grow and exceed our expectations!  If you're interested in joining an exciting, equestrian focused organization, we're looking for outside sales team members.

Please send inquiries to kaydence123@outlook.com.



Cat of the Month - ANKLET is a super sweet girl and loves to be petted, brushed and loved on!  She has waited patiently for a "real" home and she needs a family!  ANKLET is about a year old, really soft, and as gentle as can be with such a unique coat full of colors!  ! Read More.


Check out the new blog posts on our website!

Read what's happening with Charlotte Cannon, Leslie Cline, Trisha Dingle, Cawood Habenicht, Finley Habenicht, Danica and Bobby Meyerhoff, and Maranda Schill! 

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By Madison Brown
Maritime Equestrian


My Daughter is an Athlete

By Tracey Schill
Schill Equestrian Club 


Barn Friends are the Best!

By Finley Habenicht
Grand Times Eventing


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!