Meet Tina, Thief of Hearts

An adorable new member has just joined the Equestrian Confidential team. Meet Tina Turner! Tina getting acquainted with her new home.  Photo courtesy of Facebook/tinathemini Named after the famous American-Swiss singer, this miniature pony was given a second chance at life when she was saved from a kill pen in Texas by P.A.W 4 The Foundation, a nonprofit organization that rescues and rehabilitates animals in need. After her miraculous rescue, Tina was soon adopted by Equestrian Confidential co-founders Jasmin Stair and Erin Luth, who fell in love with the little strawberry roan pintaloosa pony. Now, Tina is enjoying her new, […]

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Remembering Navalo De Poheton

Courtesy of ScoopDyga For most of us equestrians, our horses are considered to be some of our very best friends. They’re our support systems through our ups and downs, our close companions at the barn, and our partners in the show ring. So of course, the loss of an especially outstanding horse will always be felt in waves by riders across the equestrian world. The international equestrian community suffered a monumental loss on Sunday, June 24, when USA team rider Andy Kocher’s renowned horse Navalo De Poheton was forced to be put down after sustaining a severe leg injury between […]

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Congrats to Friends of The Equestrian Confidential: Alan Smith and Romi Skolnik!

The Equestrian Confidential team would like to give a big congrats (and cheers a glass of wine) to San Diego riders Alan Smith and Romi Skolnik! If you show in Del Mar, you probably know both of these friendly faces. Alan and Romi are friends of Equestrian Confidential and two of our very favorite people. Both received big honors at the recent 2017 Greater San Diego Hunter Jumper Association year end awards banquet – Romi taking home the Best Adult Rider, and Alan being awarded the coveted Sportsmanship Award. Alan rides with Jasmin Stair Stables at Fortuna Del Charro in […]

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