It's hot outside! When is too hot to ride your horse?

Posted by Lynnsy Diekman - Saddle Up on Jul 21st 2021

Summer is a magical time for equestrians. Warm weather, more daylight, and horse events galore! It is such a fun time of year, but the hot weather can be really hard on our four legged friends. When i … read more

Mustangs Among Us - Wild Herds in Colorado

Posted by Lynnsy Diekman - Saddle Up on Jun 23rd 2021

Colorado is home to many beautiful things, including wild horse herds! Hidden in our rolling hills and mountains, there are 4 large herds that roam free. These herds are composed of many different typ … read more

~ Friends are the sunshine of life, even to horses ~

Posted by Lynnsy Diekman - Saddle Up on May 5th 2021

Horses are a well known herd animal and they are most happy surrounded by their own kind. While this is a true fact, there are many situations in which a horse is by itself. A huge factor is some owne … read more

Peppy San Badger - A Gift Within The Equine Industry

Posted by Lynnsy Diekman - Saddle Up on Mar 31st 2021

Peppy San Badger was a cutting horse legend. He had so much talent and has often been described as a gift to the equine world. He was unlike any horse out there and there may never be a horse that cou … read more

Bedding for your horse? Don't worry it is easier than mattress shopping!

Posted by Lynnsy Diekman - Saddle Up on Mar 17th 2021

Does your horse prefer memory foam or traditionally springs? Just kidding! Today we are going to take a look at actual horse bedding and how to decide which suites your horse best. There are so many b … read more

Fire Safety - Preventative Steps Are Worth It

Posted by Lynnsy Diekman - Saddle Up on Mar 3rd 2021

Barn fires are a horse owner's worst nightmare and unfortunately, they are extremely common. Many barn fires have killed famous race horses and numerous beloved pets. There can be so many flammable ob … read more