Ridgecrest Coffee Bar

Horse people in Aiken have a new place get their coffee. Ridgecrest Coffee Bar at the corner of Wagener Road (302) and Pine Log Road on the East side of town opened the day after Christmas and is already popular…

Adam Snow to Hall of Fame

polo players Adam Snow and Julio Arellano on the field.

This February, Adam Snow will be inducted into the Museum of Polo Hall of Fame in Lake Worth, Fla. Adam, along with his wife Shelley Onderdonk and their three children, owns New Haven Farm in Aiken’s polo corridor. He is…

Pet Oxygen Masks

The Aiken Horse and Dog & Hound newspapers recently purchased two sets of pet oxygen masks to donate to the New Holland Fire Station. The masks are specially designed to fit over an animal’s muzzle to deliver oxygen in an…

Palace Malice to Florida

Palace Malice at The Aiken Training Track

January 8, 2014 Press Release: For Immediate Release Palace Malice Back to Florida Following a two-month sojourn in winter quarters in Aiken, South Carolina, Dogwood Stable’s Palace Malice arrived at trainer Todd Pletcher’s Palm Meadows barn on Tuesday, according to Dogwood Stable president Cot Campbell.…

Francisco Garcia

Contact:  Diana Hunt  huntress04@gmail.com, 803-295-2222 Date: December 31, 2013 Wagener, SC Silver and Gold Medals in One Year 2013 was a good year for Francisco José García Ibañez, resident trainer and rider at Half Moon Dressage Center in Wagener, SC.  He earned both his USDF Silver…