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OLD SALEM FARM

A Blue Shoe  Podcast  Production

PODCAST EPISODES

 

McLain Ward is collaborating with Old Salem Farm to run our horse shows with the highest level of competition and a new all purpose ring renovation that will challenge the finest riders and give the aspiring equestrians the kind of courses that will improve their riding.

We welcome Marissa Yubas, to the Old Salem farm family. Having grown up showing at Old Salem, Marisaa has now joined Old Salem as part of our training team and as barn manager. Hear what Marissa is most excited about her new position at Old Salem, her training philosophy, and more.

Ever given much thought about where the ribbons you receive come from? You probably haven't and that's why we asked Tom Dierkes & Diana DeBuhr, from Hodges Badge Company, where we source all of the ribbons for our shows from, to join us. Listen as they give us the history behind Hodges, the painstaking process that goes into creating each and every ribbon, and so much more! Learn more about Hodges Badge Company on their website, www.hodgesbadge.com/.

Throughout our Spring Horse Shows we've chatted with vets, grooms, and professionals, whose job it is to keep horses both on and off the show grounds safe, happy, and healthy. There is nothing more important than the welfare of the amazing horses we see at Old Salem Farm.

We sat down on Day 1 of the Old Salem Farm Spring Horse Shows with Lee McKeever, show manager for McLain Ward and Castle Hill Farm, and winner of the 2018 FEI Best Groom Award. We chatted about everything from horse movies to the Irish approach to the equestrian sport, and so much more.

We talked with HEART Equine Ambulance President Robin Sweely and Ambulance attendant David Raisor about the importance of having an equine ambulance on-site at horse shows. You'll find HEART at the Old Salem Farm Spring Horse Shows and you can even stop by and take a tour of the incredible ambulance. You can learn more about HEART or donate here, www.equineambulance.com/.

Throughout our Spring Horse Shows we've chatted with vets, grooms, and professionals, whose job it is to keep horses both on and off the show grounds safe, happy, and healthy. There is nothing more important than the welfare of the amazing horses we see at Old Salem Farm.

We talked to Kit Miller from Miller & Associates, a practice with locations in Westchester, NY, Wellington, FL & on Long Island. Kit talks about the importance of routinely evaluating every aspect of a horse's health, provides easy tips for protecting your horse from deadly diseases like EHV-1, and so much more. This summer you'll find Miller & Associates at Upperville, Lake Placid, Kentucky and Michigan horse shows attending to clients, as well as the official show Vet of the Hampton Classic.

We want to thank Miller & Associates for being one of the sponsors of our Spring Horse Shows.

We talked all things equestrian insurance with Mary Moeller of Taylor Harris Horse Insurance, a representative of Great American Insurance Group, and Mary Manfredi, professional rider with Lutz Manfredi Showjumping. We chat about everything from race horses to horse passports (who knew!)to the important relationship between broker and riders/owners and everything in-between. We want to thank Great American Insurance Group for being one of the sponsors of our Spring Horse Shows. You can contact Mary Moeller at marymoeller1@gmail.com and Mary Manfredi (marymanfredi156@gmail.com).

Interview with Old Salem Farm Trainer Alice Debany Clero

Take a listen as we chat with Old Salem Farm trainer Alice Debany Clero as she shares her unique upbringing around horses, her illustrious training career working all over the world from Old Salem Farm to Dubai, breaking glass ceilings along the way, and so much more.

Dr. Danielle Stacy on Transporting Your Horse Safely

Dr. Danielle Stacy of Fairfield Equine Associates, the official show vet for our Spring Horse Shows, joined us on the podcast to gives us the ins and out of transporting your horse safely, from making sure your horse's temperature is monitored to ensuring your trailer is secured properly.

Old Salem Farm Podcast With Vandy Lipman

Have a listen as we chat with Vandy Lipman, who works with some of the equestrian world's top riders (yes, even an Olympian), as she gives us the advantages to training your body using Pilates to better work with your horse. It’s the first in a monthly series we will do around the importance of pilates and your success as a rider.

Interview with Old Salem Farm Trainer Kara Raposa

Have a listen as we chat with Old Salem Farm trainer Kara Raposa as she gives some tips, insights on training, and reminisces on her storied time in the equestrian world.