• Big Dee’s and Formula 707 Love Giveaways!

    Formula 707 has been making quality horse products in the USA since 1946! Legions of loyal user in the rodeo arena, in the show ring, on the track, around the ranch and on the trail. Big Dee’s and Formula 707 have come together to offer an exciting basket giveaway! Included in the $200 gift basket:  […]

  • Horse Show Mom

    I’ve decided that being a horse show mom is not for the faint of heart! As I packed my car with everything from horse treats to chaps I kept wondering how I was going to see out of my windows on the highway! Three hours and four stops later we arrived at the fairgrounds with game faces […]

  • New Giveaway Starting!

    Oster Turbo A5 2-Speed Clipper offers faster blade speeds and wider blade sweeps, along with better airflow and less noise during grooming. Virtually unbreakable, these clippers glide through thick, coarse hair easily, managing over 4,000 strokes per minute. Its detachable blade system provides incredible versatility as well. Product Details: Turbo powered for higher strokes per minute Up […]

  • Webinar Series – Trailer Safety

      Big Dee’s Webinar Series Dale from DLMR Trailers in Chardon, OH, spoke during Big Dee’s Anniversary Event about horse trailer safety. Dale has been in business repairing trucks and trailers for over 30 years and has noticed the biggest trailer failures are seen in tires, brakes and lights. Bearings need cleaned and packed every […]

  • Moving Up: Part II – Jessica R.

    Hackamore Farms Horse Trial – Part II: Competition Day Competition day had arrived for the Hackamore Farm Mini Trial held in North Jackson, Ohio which is part of the Northeast Ohio Mini Trail Series (NEOMTA). This was my competition of choice to make my move with Paladin up to the Beginner Novice 2’7” division, after […]

  • Webinar Series – Western Saddle Fitting

    Big Dee’s Webinar Series Jeff Duncan from Cactus Saddlery, spoke during Big Dee’s Anniversary Event about the proper fit of a western saddle for both horse and rider. With years of experience  Jeff spoke briefly about the key factors in western saddle fitting. Know your Basics Knowing the parts of the saddle will help you […]

  • Webinar Series – Equine Colic

    Big Dee’s Webinar Series Dr. Melissa Milligan from Equine Specialty Hospital in Burton, OH,  spoke during Big Dee’s Anniversary Event about equine colic. Dr. Milligan is board-certified in equine surgery and has advanced training in several equine related areas. She graduated from Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2002 and went on to […]

  • Moving Up: Part I – Jessica R.

       Hackamore Farms Horse Trial – Part I: Schooling Day   It has been 7 years since the last time I competed at the Beginner Novice level with my full Clydesdale mare “Honey”. It seemed a bit fitting and nostalgic to finally re-enter this division on her son Paladin. Paladin is a 5 year old […]

  • Webinar Series – Using Pyramid Training

          Big Dee’s Webinar Series Sarah Martin, an accomplished Dressage trainer, spoke during Big Dee’s Anniversary Event about Using Pyramid Training for Dressage and general foundation riding. Sarah has several Professional Accomplishments including; USDF Bronze, Silver and Gold Medalist, USDF Certified Second and Fourth Instructor Trainer, USDF “L” Program Graduate with Distinction and […]

  • One Step at a Time: Jessica R.

    The 30th Running of the 2015 Winona Horse Trials. In the past 13 years I’ve had many competitive streaks in eventing at the Beginner Novice level in our local Northeast Ohio Mini Trial Series. It has always been a very well known goal of mine to compete at a recognized event, but sadly I have […]