Blog Archives

Meet Maria and “Leroy”

leroy

Success Profile: Winkin for Chocolate “Leroy” Breed: Quarter Horse Age: 9 Discipline: All-Around Owner: Maria Salazar A little over a year ago, we bought our handsome Leroy to show on the AQHA circuit. Leroy is a delicate flower and is

Posted in Success Stories

On the Road with SmartPak: March Recap

Jenn-3

AQHA Convention SmartPaker Lissa: I attended the AQHA Convention in New Orleans with Becki, our VP of Western/Business Development. This was our first time to New Orleans so our fellow AQHA Corporate Partners, Team SmartPak Riders and other industry professionals

Posted in Travel

Meet Elizabeth and “Bella”

#1 Eng & West

Success Profile: Macs Mia Bella “Bella” Breed: Quarter Horse Age: 4 Discipline: All-Around Owner: Elizabeth Anderson Bella is a fantastic, quiet girl, but during her cycle she can be cranky with people and irritable under saddle. After comparing our supplement

Posted in Success Stories

Meet Jacquelyn and “Gatsby”

Gatsby

Success Profile: Cashbas Jalouse “Gatsby” Breed: Appendix Quarter Horse Age: 12 Discipline: Hunter/Jumper Owner: Jacquelyn Cole As a first-time owner, I have taken immaculate care of Gatsby. I never thought in a million years that he would have any health

Posted in Success Stories

Meet Jackie and Angora

angora2

Success Profile: Angora Breed: Georgian Grande Age: 6 Discipline: Eventing Owner: Jackie Hogan I’ve owned for Angora for four years and she has been a handful! She’s very smart and lovable, but she isn’t always focused under saddle. A friend

Posted in Success Stories

On the Road with SmartPak: February Recap

photo

Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show SmartPaker Kristen: SmartPaker Carolyn and I packed our bags once again, but this time we headed to Scottsdale, Arizona, for the Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show. This show focuses solely on the Arabian horse and included almost

Posted in Travel

Meet Ashley and Soho

soho

Success Profile: Soho Breed: Westphalian Age: 11 Discipline: Hunter/Jumper Owner: Ashley Wilson For years I promised myself that I would someday qualify for the Devon Horse Show, and I was so excited when I qualified last year. Then, a few

Posted in Success Stories

Meet Joanne and “Cooper”

cooper

Success Profile: Sweet Escape “Cooper” Breed: Paint Age: 13 Discipline: All-Around Owner: Joanne Bramer When I asked my vet about starting Cooper on a supplement to support his joint health, he recommended that I find one that provided both HA

Posted in Success Stories

Meet Rhonda and Santannah

Santannah-headshot

Success Profile: Santannah Breed: Arabian Age: 10 Discipline: Western Leisure/Trail Owner: Rhonda Gunnell Santannah and I had settled into a great partnership and were enjoying new adventures together when he hurt his left hind leg. I consulted with my veterinarian

Posted in Success Stories

Meet Michaela and “Friday”

friday

Success Profile: Impressively Invested “Friday” Breed: Quarter Horse Age: 12 Discipline: All-Around Owner: Michaela Zebro My horse Friday tends to get stressed when we travel and compete at horse shows. Within twenty-four hours of arriving at a show, he comes

Posted in Success Stories

Meet Kate and Lugnut

#1 Eng

Success Profile: Lugnut Breed: Draft/Quarter Horse Age: 19 Discipline: Dressage/Trail Riding Owner: Kate Foley My horse is 19 years young and full of spice! I started him on SmartFlex Senior Pellets about six months ago because he was showing some

Posted in Success Stories

Barn of the Month – Paint Creek Farm

Paint-Creek-6

Barn: Paint Creek Farm Located in: Lipan, TX Barn Owner: Claudia Knudsen Horses on SmartPaks: 33 Paint Creek Farm was founded by Claudia Knudsen 15 years ago as a rehabilitation farm for hunter/jumper show horses. “Over the years, many horses

Posted in Barn of the Month

Combo Nation

comboNationHeader

No matter their discipline or workload, most horses can benefit from support in four key areas: joint, digestive, hoof, and coat. See why riders from all over the map love these multi-purpose supplements for their horses. Customer: Kara Blevins Horse:

Posted in Health & Nutrition

Bring Things Into Balance

balanceHeader

Challenge #8 Difficulty: Easy Perfect for: All horses Discover the critical nutrient that can benefit all horses! Open up any health or fitness magazine, and you’re bound to find at least one article singing the praises of omega 3 fatty

Posted in Horse Health Challenge

Meet Laura and Ocean

ocean-pic

Success Profile: Ocean Breed: Holsteiner Age: 10 Discipline: Hunter/Jumper Owner: Laura Roesing My horse Ocean and I compete in the open jumpers; we were working toward Grand Prix classes before he hurt himself last year. When he was showing signs

Posted in Success Stories

Did you know?

All orders over $75 ship free every day
at SmartPak. Shop Now!
Get your FREE catalog! Be the smartest rider in the barn! We deliver helpful how-to's, important horse health info, and catalogs full of the latest and greatest gear for you and your horse - right to your door! Best of all, everything we carry is handpicked by real riders and backed by our 100% Happiness Guarantee, so you can shop with confidence.
SmartPak is the Official Tack and Equipment Supplier of the USEF.
Members save 5% off all purchases.
Have questions? Contact us »
Connect with us:

Jen and Tally
Apparently I've been obsessed with horses since I was born, and I used to beg for pony rides on a regular basis. I started showing in 4-H, progressed to equitation and jumpers in high school and rode on the IHSA team in college where I also discovered the joys...

Learn more »

Ask the Vet
Every week our staff veterinarian, Dr. Lydia Gray, answers tough horse health questions from riders just like you.

Read her latest answer now »

Download our mobile apps

Put SmartPak in your pocket with these awesome apps!

Check It Out »

Healthy horses, happy riders.
SmartPak is committed to a greener planet.
Sign Up Now!
Free Catalog Get Yours Now!

SmartPak Equine is the premier online provider of horse supplies and equine supplements.
Questions? Call us Toll-Free at 1-888-752-5171. © Copyright 2013 by SmartPak Equine LLC. All Rights reserved.