Of Presidents and Horses

Tomorrow is President’s Day! Many of our past Presidents kept pets at the White House. Dogs like: Checkers Nixon, Bo Obama, and Feller Truman. Cats like: Socks Clinton, Nip, Tuck and Snowflake Coolidge.  Many of our countries illustrious  leaders were also phenomenal horsemen. Whether family pets, or trusted steeds who bravely carried them into  battle,…

Five Steps for Emergency Preparedness

With wildfire season now classified as year round here in Southern California, Mary’s recommends that you be prepared for any and all emergencies — whether you own pets or horses. Along with your regular vaccination schedule, you may want to have your pets and horses micro-chipped if they aren’t already. Micro-chipping can increase the chances…

Grand Prix Hunt Coat Fitting Night March 19

Since Grand Prix hunt coats have so many variations, Mary’s is hosting a “Wine and Cheese, Hunt Coats Please” VIP evening March 19 from 6-8pm. Krista, from Grand Prix, is flying in from the East coast, and will provide expert fitting assistance, plus swatches and examples of custom piping and collars. “We have a good…

Four Great Ideas for Mother’s Day!

Our English Apparel and Sportswear Buyer put together a few ideas for this upcoming Mother’s Day… No one argues that helmets are always indispensable protection for the head, but the Charles Owen SP8 Helmet has not only high quality Charles Owen design and safety, it also offers cool ventilation and a wider brim for extra…

The 7 Best Equestrian Valentine’s Gifts

It seems like New Year’s was just yesterday, but somehow the calendar is telling as that Valentine’s Day is less than a month away.  What?!  It’s true?! Oh my. Well, never fear because Mary’s Tack and Feed is here to save the day with the very best in Valentine’s Day gifts for every equestrian on…

Laurel Burch Designs- the perfect gift!

The enthusiastic response we get each time a new Laurel Burch creation arrives at the store always validates the appeal of this iconic artist! Instantly recognizable by her whimsical creatures, Laurel Burch equestrian gift items are favorites with both the customers and staff at Mary’s Tack and Feed. Wild Horses of Fire is one of…

Bugs Bite

Summer is still here, with its long days and warm nights, beckoning riders out to the barn and into the ring. But along with the fun that the season brings, there’s a little pest that we all have to contend with: flies. Of all the buggy irritations out there, gnats have to be one of…