Kim Beaudoin

Goal Setting for Equestrians

January is the season of resolutions and the time most people dedicate to setting goals for the year ahead, but whether it’s the start of the year or not, dedicating time to mapping out your goals is the most effective way to achieve your expectations. For equestrians, goals could range anywhere from aiming for specific … Read more

Improve Your Farm’s Financial Management with StableSecretary Professional

How much time do you spend sitting behind your desk staring at the numbers that sum up the workings of your facility? Bookkeeping is integral to keeping your horse farm running, but it can sometimes feel overwhelming and disorganized. While many professional facilities can (and should) hire a professional to handle the complex parts of … Read more

Seven Tips to Run a Top-Tier Barn

1. Take advantage of scheduling tools. Carrying around a physical calendar isn’t an option for most managers, which is why digital scheduling tools are crucial for optimizing organization. Keeping your appointments, reminders, and tasks all in one place will help you maintain a more regulated barn and allow you to plan your days and weeks. … Read more

Understanding Equine Insurance

Whether you just bought a horse and are curious if you should get it insured, or are a facility owner looking to protect yourself in a world where people hand out lawsuits like candy on Halloween, navigating the world of equine insurance should be top of your to-do list. Conduct Research Insurance coverage is specific … Read more

Stable Secretary Featured Subscriber: Wasatch Sport Horses

Located in Eagle, Idaho, Wasatch Sport Horses is an equine enterprise specializing in hunters, jumpers, three-day eventing, and dressage. Owned by Stephanie Goodman and  Joshua Sylce, Wasatch Sport Horses develops horses and riders by putting good horsemanship, stewardship, and a love of the sport, at the forefront of everything they do. Hard Work Gets Noticed … Read more

New Year, New Rules: What to Expect in the 2022 Show Season

A new year brings updates to the rules that regulate equestrian competition in the United States. These changes could impact your show season, so understanding new rules and regulations is important before planning for your year! We’ve gathered a few significant rule changes based on discipline, but a list of all approved changes for the … Read more

StableSecretary Featured Subscriber: Harris Hill Farm

Harris Hill Farm, owned by Jennifer Bliss and Deywi Rodriguez, provides a boutique environment for horses and riders focused on competing in the hunter rings. Opened in 2017 in Loxahatchee, Florida, Harris Hill Farm is composed of a mix of up-and-coming young horses, seasoned Hunter Derby competitors, and talented Amateur riders.  Jennifer grew up in … Read more

Are You Suffering From These Barn Management Woes?

Running an equine operation can be challenging, but having a tool like StableSecretary can help ease the burden and provide management support where you need it! Struggling with Team Communication? Many barns enlist the help of employees and working students to run smoothly, however, a larger staff (often working different hours) can mean an increased … Read more

Prepping for the Great Freeze

The leafy, lush trees lining the pasture’s edge are quickly giving way to bare branches, and your green pasture often starts out the day with a coat of silver frost. This can only mean one thing – winter is on its way! Whether you keep a couple of horses at home or manage a large … Read more