is an annually published guide to horse care in Marin, Napa and Sonoma counties. It is user friendly, well organized and comprehensive, with maps showing the locations of and information about stables and barns, tack stores, feed stores, horse supplies and horse related equipment. County by county listings of veterinarians, farriers, alternative care specialists, critical emergency numbers and horse related associations. Horse health information and maps are value added for the new or experienced horse owner or rider. 


Call author/editor Sandy Kriegsman 707/769-0998, or the CDS office 831/659-5696 for your complementary copy.


Horse boarding with an emphasis on dressage. Located in Kelseyville, CA (Lake County) on a gorgeous 80 acre ranch with panoramic vistas, a 5 minute ride to Highland Springs Recreation Area with miles of horse trails, a large covered arena and outdoor arena, and on-site trails. Pasture or paddocks available with 3-sided shelter. English and Western dressage lessons, clinics, and shows. Flexible boarding rates.

Website: www.highlandspringsequestrian.weebly.com ,

facebook page "Highland Springs Equestrian".

Contact Juliana, 707-279-1903, or juliana@highlandspringsequestrian.com


is a synthetic fiber footing additive. For over 10 years we have been supplying horse arena builders all over Europe with our textile additions for arena footings. When added to existing arena footings , our products endure the test of time, resist packing, stabilize sand particles, provide optimal drainage and minimize joint stress on the equine athlete. GGT-Footing improves moisture absorption and significantly reduces dust. It is has high elasticity, is very durable and does not deteriorate. It is being used extensively in high end European riding arenas (mainly dressage and hunter/jumper) and often requested by high level equestrians.

Please contact me for further information or complimentary samples.

Michaela Alger Michaela.Alger@GGT-footing.com


Equine Sports Massage Therapist

Alyssa V. Stevens is an Equissage certified massage therapist in Moorpark, CA. Sports Massage Therapy can help horses with stiffness, tension, resistance, unexplained lameness, attitude problems, contact issues, and many other muscle-related injuries or problems. Sports Massage Therapy is a non-invasive, relaxing, and EFFECTIVE treatment for muscle injuries in equine athletes.

Call Alyssa at 805-558-9364, or email her at alyssavstevens@gmail.com to see how massage therapy can help YOUR horse.


Award winning artist and photographer Melissa Fischbach has been producing fine custom graphics since 1988. She has been drawing for RIDE! Magazine since 1993 and has also donated artwork for the California Dressage Society's OMNIBUS since 1993. Melissa's artwork has additionally been published in these magazines: Oakland's Pet Companion, Equine, The Friesian, Young Equestrian and The Whole Horse Journal. Her oil paintings have been featured in The Andalusian. Melissa will cheerfully design your ranch / business logo, advertisement, brochure or portrait. Melissa has also won awards for her Horse photography. Allow Equine Design to create something special for you.

Send email to Melissa at its@mcn.org,

telephone her at (707) 937-2133, or

write her: Melissa Fischbach, 21512 Orr Springs Road, Ukiah, CA, 95482.


(under the new ownership of AJA Ranch as of 5/1/15) is a premier family-owned equestrian facility located in Fresno County.  We offer lessons, training, and sport horse sales as well as clinics from prominent trainers and other equestrian events.  Eden’s facilities include a covered full dressage court, a 350’ jumper arena with gymnastics, stadium course, and a few cross country jumps ranging from BN to Prelim.  There is also a fitness track and 30’ and 70’ diameter 7’ height paneled round pens. There are sprinklers and arena-pro grooming in the arenas and round pens. 

For information call Ananda Aspen at (559) 779-1112.