Entries by Equestrian Almanac

San Diego Humane Society

Serving San Diego County since 1880, San Diego Humane Society’s scope of social responsibility goes beyond adopting animals. San Diego Humane Society offers San Diegans a wide range of programs and services that strengthen the human-animal bond, prevent cruelty/neglect, provide medical care, educate the community on the humane treatment of animals and provide safety net […]

The Journey Begins

Enter a beautiful paint mare named Sequoia, Kimerlee visits a place called Return to Freedom and life never looked the same again. Begin full immersion into photography, horsemanship and studying the social behaviors and dynamics of the wild horse. Loving everything “horse” from the moment she could breath, the unfolding of Kimerlee’s life thus far makes perfect sense. The Hollywood dream […]

The Story of a Ranch

KLEIN TO CRAIG TO GATES by Jackie McFarland & Pam Maley Throughout several decades, Rancho Paseana was home to outstanding Thoroughbreds, famous and successful racehorses at the top of their game. However, the beginning of a new equestrian era for this recently purchased Ranch appears to be underway. IN THE BEGINNING: GENE KLEIN Developed in 1982 as Rancho Del Rayo by business powerhouse and […]

Shining Equine Stars

By Jackie McFarland, Pam Maley & Alexis Meadows Horses, like their riders, thrive in the legendary California sunshine.  The sunny state was in the forefront of the news many times over last year, most notably with the media darling California Chrome.  Other disciplines, while less nationally publicized, had shining stars as well.  In addition to […]

Rancho Santa Fe Covenant

RANCHO SANTA FE COVENANT has one of the finest private riding and hiking trail systems in the country. This is one of the main reasons that our area is so special, in that it binds us together as a true community and does much to reinforce the rural character that we all cherish. Rancho Santa […]