Ellen Rosenberg

Equus Unlimited Offers A Variety Of Services

By at December 19, 2014 | 12:00 am | 0 Comment

Equus Unlimited Offers A Variety Of Services

TALES FROM THE TRAILS Despite her youth, Crystal Pena knows exactly what she wants to do with her life and is well on her way toward achieving it. Although she is only 19, Crystal owns and operates her own horse service company. “I started it in 2010, and at that time I called it Crystal Equine Services,” she explained. “I decided to rename it in 2012 and more...

Ellen Rosenberg , Equestrian

I Spent Black Friday Visiting Some Tack Shops

By at December 12, 2014 | 12:00 am | 0 Comment

I Spent Black Friday Visiting Some Tack Shops

TALES FROM THE TRAILS As far as I’m concerned, Thanksgiving is all about spending time with family and friends, relaxing around the table, catching up on the year and, of course, eating way too much. I get more than a little cranky at how the corporate world is trying to whittle down this family-oriented holiday. Spend more, they insist. And spend sooner. After all, more...

Ellen Rosenberg , Equestrian

Nadine Galbraith And Her Amazing Horse

By at December 5, 2014 | 12:00 am | 0 Comment

Nadine Galbraith And Her Amazing Horse

TALES FROM THE TRAILS Nadine Galbraith knew she wanted to be a veterinarian the first time her family brought their dog to a clinic. She was in the fifth grade. A doctor for animals? It was a profession that combined all of her passions. Nadine grew up in Los Angeles but always wanted to live someplace where they could have horses. She was thrilled when her family more...

Ellen Rosenberg , Equestrian

Tips For Dealing With Stressed-Out Equines

By at November 28, 2014 | 12:00 am | 0 Comment

Tips For Dealing With Stressed-Out Equines

A couple of years ago, I added a new gelding to my herd. He was a nice horse, a pleasure to ride and easy to work around. He was a handful at feeding time, kicking the stall and lunging with his teeth, but we worked at that, and he mellowed. A little. Then he started getting aggressive to the other herd members; another gelding in particular. He became a bully, and more...

Ellen Rosenberg , Equestrian

Dressage Riding A Passion For Robin Shehan

By at November 21, 2014 | 12:00 am | 0 Comment

Dressage Riding A Passion For Robin Shehan

TALES FROM THE TRAILS The youngest of five children, Robin Shehan grew up in Easton, a little town in Maryland. When two of her older sisters started riding, Robin decided to give it a try as well. She started off riding hunters with a local pony club, then did some eventing. “I was always a good athlete,” Robin said. “I loved field hockey and track and field. more...

Ellen Rosenberg , Equestrian

Missing The Wellington-WEF Message Board

By at November 14, 2014 | 12:00 am | 0 Comment

Missing The Wellington-WEF Message Board

TALES FROM THE TRAILS It’s funny how you come to rely on certain things in your life, hardly noticing or missing them until they’re gone. I’m not much into surfing the web, don’t have a smart phone and have never sent a text. I use Google when I’m researching. Other than that, the three main sites that I visit regularly are Yahoo to check my e-mail, more...

Ellen Rosenberg , Equestrian

Tyler Klees Hosts Clinic At Sunshine Meadows

By at November 7, 2014 | 12:00 am | 0 Comment

Tyler Klees Hosts Clinic At Sunshine Meadows

TALES FROM THE TRAILS The weekend of Oct. 11-12 featured wonderful weather: not too warm, low humidity, rain-free. How could you not want to go outside and do… well, anything, really? What 15 or so people chose to do was bring their horses to Sunshine Meadows in Delray Beach for a horsemanship clinic offered by 26-year-old trainer Tyler Klees. He had come from more...

Ellen Rosenberg , Equestrian

Farm A Dream Come True For Andrea Colombino

By at October 31, 2014 | 12:00 am | 0 Comment

Farm A Dream Come True For Andrea Colombino

TALES FROM THE TRAILS Tucked away in Rustic Ranches, off of Flying Cow Road in Wellington, Dream Believer Stables is nestled on five private acres. It’s a little piece of paradise and the culmination of owner Andrea Colombino’s dreams. “I couldn’t imagine anything better than this,” she said, looking around. The large, comfortable barn has 15 stalls. more...

Ellen Rosenberg , Equestrian

Lisa Kent Specializes In Nutritional Mapping

By at October 24, 2014 | 12:00 am | 0 Comment

Lisa Kent Specializes In Nutritional Mapping

TALES FROM THE TRAILS Some years ago, Lisa Kent moved to Loxahatchee Groves. Like many South Floridians, she had been a snowbird, then simply got tired of shuttling back and forth between Maine and Ocala. She got married and worked as a barn manager for her husband at their stable on D Road. When the relationship ended, so did her work with the stable. more...

Ellen Rosenberg , Equestrian

Big Plans For Sunshine Meadows Horse Center

By at October 17, 2014 | 12:00 am | 0 Comment

Big Plans For Sunshine Meadows Horse Center

TALES FROM THE TRAILS Tucked away on 175 very quiet, very private acres, Sunshine Meadows Equestrian Center has long been a well-kept secret, but not for much longer. Consultant Steve Wolf has big plans for the venue in suburban Delray Beach. “In the past, Sunshine Meadows primarily catered to harness racing trainers,” Wolf explained. “And there’s still a more...

Ellen Rosenberg , Equestrian