From the Paddock

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The Boss
Ocala FL | Joey Perez’s lifelong obsession with horses has influenced many of his decisions, and he wouldn’t have it any other way. Born in Cuba to a Spanish mother and Cuban father, Joey has been drawn to horses since childhood.
12/30/2022 01:10 AM - Comment(s)
The Horse Life
Ocala FL | Some people outgrow their childhood obsessions, leaving them behind as fond memories. Others channel their passions into successful careers that shape their lives. Justine Dutton chose the latter.
12/01/2022 01:11 AM - Comment(s)
Hands-on Healing
Ocala FL | A lifelong passion for animals and problem–solving has led Marla Bauknecht to exactly where she was meant to be.
11/01/2022 01:18 AM - Comment(s)
Tiny but Big Impact
Ocala FL | On any given day, Jorge Garcia-Bengochea spends most of his waking hours surrounded by pint-sized horses. He wouldn’t have it any other way.
09/30/2022 01:22 AM - Comment(s)
Full Speed Ahead
Ocala FL | Growing up on a coffee bean farm in Adjuntas, Puerto Rico, William Rullan was a horse-crazy kid, who rode all the time.
09/01/2022 03:05 AM - Comment(s)
The Sweetest Ride
Ocala FL | Cayla Van der Walt is the picture of strength and perseverance. Through cancer and quarantine, this Equine Paralympian has come out on top and feels comfortable in the saddle.
07/30/2022 11:23 AM - Comment(s)
Vougeot & Abbey
Ocala, FL | Abbey Slaven and her horse Vougeot have a unique bond. Read this story in our July 2022 issue.
07/01/2022 12:20 AM - Comment(s)
A Happily Full Plate
Ocala, FL | Catherine Sears has learned a lot from her father, but what she is teaching our next generation is therapeutic to say the least.
06/01/2022 12:06 AM - Comment(s)
Falling in Love
Ocala FL | Laurine has grown up around horses and there's no sign of that changing!
04/29/2022 12:03 AM - Comment(s)