Bay Area Equestrian Network
2013 Holiday Shopping Showcase

Stompers Boots in San Francisco


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Stompers Boots, 323 10th Street, San Francisco, CA (between Folsom and Harrison) is the place to buy Dehner and All American Boots for your holiday equestrian needs.  We offer expert advice, free custom fittings and custom design on the complete range of Dehner Equestrian Boots, and savings of up to $100.00 off the retail price.  In addition, Stompers Boots has special Dehner Gift Certificates so that recipient can come in after the New Year and design their new boots. Stompers Boots also carries the value priced All American Equestrian Boots which are available as a stock boot or custom fit. All Equestrian Boots are made on demand. Call Ken at 415-255-6422 or email for additional information or to set up an appointment for a fitting. Stompers Boots is open daily from 11:00AM to 6:30 PM Monday through Saturday and 1:00 PM to 5:30 PM on Sunday. Metered street parking is readily available. This Holiday Season, be sure to SHOP SMALL and support your local businesses. Stompers Boots will be offering special discounts on all boots during the Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday weekend (11/29 to 12/2). Visit us online at

Graceland Holiday Horse Boutique
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Come have fun at Graceland's annual Christmas Horse Boutique & Open House!
All your favorite fine equestrian gifts in one spot! Sunday, December 15 - rain or shine. Browse saddles, attire, horse treats, and much more. Vendors include Farmyard Darlings, My Horse Style, Equinetique, Equine Attire, CWD Sellier, and Nicker Bait. FREE admission includes a ticket for our HOURLY raffle, with prizes from each of our vendors. Celebrate the holidays with us at Graceland! 10970 Crow Canyon Road, Castro Valley. For more information call (510) 538-5555.

Holly Foiles Stained Glass Art
Creating Stained Glass Windows and Sun Catchers since 1979, Foiles Glass offers a variety of designs and colors for Gifts and Awards. Suncatchers starting at only $6.50!  Custom Windows can be ordered in any size, design, and color. Each window is handcrafted by the artist and unique to the glass that is used. Creating Stained Glass Windows and Sun Catchers since 1979, Foiles Glass offers a variety of designs and colors for Gifts and Awards. Custom Windows can be ordered in any size, design, and color. Each window is handcrafted by the artist and unique to the glass that is used.  A lifelong love of horses has contributed to her designing and creating award winning windows.  Her love of Arabians shows in many of the designs.   The window "Mother's Pride" was the 1st place Professional Panel and the People's Choice Award at the Art Glass Show  in Sonora CA.  The Carousel Horse on the business card was her 2nd window ever designed and built.  It won the Small Window Award at an Alameda Art Show her 1st year doing glass. Windows can be ordered from photographs,  adding your horses colors to her designs.  Like us on Facebook at Foiles,
Bale Buddy Hay Feeders
Looking for a safe, affordable, reliable hay feeder? The BIG BALE BUDDY round bale feeder comes in 3 sizes, keeps the hay clean and contained and is affordably priced at $99.95 to $119.95. The SLOW BALE BUDDY, a small mesh slow feeder, mimics grazing, eliminates waste, controls consumption and calms nervous and anxious horses. Available in sizes to accommodate both square and round bales as well as loose hay. Both feeders come with a one year warranty. For more information, visit or call toll-free 866-389-9952.
Kathleen Hill, Animal Portraits
If you're absolutely wild about your "special friends" and photos don't seem to capture their spirit, enjoy a custom portrait instead. Hand painted in either oils or colored pencils, artist Kathleen Hill specializes in drawing and painting animal portraits with such detail that they nearly come alive. Kathleen's work combines her love of painting with her love of animals. All animals have unique personalities and structural differences which are wonderfully captured in Kathleen's portraits. Discovering these qualities is what makes her animal portraits come to life. The comfort and joy our pets give us is unconditional. What a special way to celebrate that special bond! Gift certificates are available to give that special person a gift that they will cherish. Contact Kathleen Hill at Animal Portraits,,, 925-373-0860.
Jochen Schleese, Certified Master Saddler
BAEN MemberSUFFERING IN SILENCE - The Saddle Fit Link: Physical and Psychological Trauma in Horses, by Jochen Schleese, Certified Master Saddler and Equine Ergonomist. With his life's mission to protect horse and rider from long term damage, Jochen Schleese reveals common and serious effects of ill-fitting saddles: sore backs, chipped shoulder cartilage, undiagnosed lameness, hock injections and muscle atrophy. German trained Master Saddler and former 3-day eventer, Jochen understands the necessity for freedom of movement required under saddle to protect the horse's back. "Suffering in Silence" includes innovative solutions for both horse and rider with insights from leading equine professionals. A must read for every equestrian that will change common understanding of saddle fit! $29.95 (+ taxes S&H) 1.800.225.2242. Jochen explores principles of Equine Ergonomics in Saddlefit 4 Life Seminars and Courses offered throughout Europe and North America with hands-on instruction. Information/schedule on
Equisoft Cream for Horses and Humans
Equisoft Super Concentrated Vitamin E Cream Limited time Xmas offer: 30% off: Enter the code XMAS30 at checkout We discovered Equisoft Vitamin E Cream as we struggled to heal a severely burned horse at our Sonoma, California horse rescue. We tried every product but nothing helped. Then we found the unique Equisoft healing formula. Equisoft helped us heal the 40% burns over his body. Volunteers applying Equisoft told us it was healing and softening them as well! No other cream available at any price will so quickly smooth, soothe and heal your (or your horse's or pet's) skin so well. Light, not greasy and NEVER animal tested, Equisoft combines 25% medical grade vitamin E with other rich emollients to heal skin from the inside out. Users tell us of extraordinary relief from symptoms of psoriasis, eczema, dermatitis, sunburn, dry cracked skin, even shingles. We offer a 100% money-back guarantee! All profits from sales go to SERRA Horse Rescue. Great Xmas gift, too!
Angel & Evie - Catching A Unicorn, by Liz Hendrix
Angel & Evie - Catching a Unicorn is a heartwarming, exquisitely illustrated children's picture book, created by Bay Area dressage professional Elizabeth B. Hendrix, USDF gold medalist and certified instructor. Angel & Evie - Catching a Unicorn is the tale of a little girl who dreams of catching a unicorn and, in a charming twist of fate, a unicorn who dreams of enchanting a little girl. How the two find a friendship that is made to last delights readers from beginning to end. This 36-page hardcover book, for ages 3 - 8, may be purchased at for $19.99 plus shipping. Free shipping on orders in the U.S. $75 or more. An Angel & Evie tote bag comes along with the purchase of 3 or more books. Need a holiday gift for that special little someone? A daughter, a son, a niece, a nephew or the young one next door? Liz will inscribe a personal message in the book.
Horse Property in West Marin
Fabulous Horse Property in West Marin. 1.44 acres of level & gently rolling land, totally fenced & cross-fenced w/barn & outbuildings. There is a 4 bedroom/3 bath home which offers one level living and the perfect place to enjoy the good life; large gourmet kitchen w/ stainless appliances, center island, 2 work stations, & sunny breakfast area. Porcelain tile flooring throughout the home, caretaker's quarters and an office as well. Desirable location near miles of beautiful trails and equestrian centers, yet less than an hour to San Francisco, the ocean or the wine country. See more of this property at Offered at $1,200,000. For an appointment to see or more information, contact: Susan Swan, Bradley Real Estate, DRE#00588806, (415) 297-4085,
Painted Mountan Ranch - APHA horses
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Painted Mountain Ranch is located on 45 acres in the beautiful hills of the Diablo range on Pacheco Pass, near the small town of Hollister, CA. Painted Mountain Ranch was started out of love for the paint breed and has grown into the respect of the breed. We treat all our horses with the kindness and love they deserve. The horses at Painted Mountain Ranch have 45 acres to wander, graze and enjoy at their leisure. I have a small breeding facility dedicated to breeding quality All-Around Paint Horses. I believe in owning and breeding only the highest quality horses both for the Show Ring and for Trail. We breed for: Quality - Spectacular Disposition - Champion-filled Pedigrees. Painted Mountain Ranch, 22200 Pacheco Pass Hwy, Hollister, CA 95023, (408) 602-5907,,

Porta-Grazer Slow Feeder
BAEN MemberSECOND ONLY TO NATURE - ELIMINATES WASTED HAY!  Porta-Grazer™helps prevent & treat many digestive ailments such as ulcers, insulin resistance, COPD, founder, cushings, colic, post colic surgery, and many more ailments.  Porta-Grazer™ provides a natural head down dust free grazing as Mother Nature intended,  allowing  your horse to size his bites just like when he is grazing.  Made in the USA from food grade plastic with UV inhibitors to protect it from the sun, and rated to 50 degrees below zero.  Porta-Grazer™ saves you money on hay, stall cleaning, and vet bills! You can take it with you whether at a show, or camping so your horses feed routine always stays the same. No matter what discipline you ride your horse can benefit from a Porta-Grazer™ Excellent for horses all over the world!  Over 850 Porta-Grazers™ shipped to Australian race tracks in the last 90 days. Find out for yourself why stabled horses prefer Porta-Grazer™ over other methods of feeding!   Visit us on FB to receive a code for $25 off the XL model when you order online. 209-745-5671,
Redwood Ranch Equestrian Center
BAEN MemberHOLIDAY GIFT IDEA: INTRO TO HORSES CLASS REGULARLY $600 HOLIDAY SPECIAL JUST $300. This 6 week course meets once a week for 2hrs 6-8p each week. Learn hands on about the world of horses. From classroom work to hands on grooming, equipment and riding. This class is a great overview for the beginner rider. Both adult and child classes available. A great gift for yourself or a horse enthusiast in your life. Gift Certificates available. Redwood Ranch is a full-service private boarding and training facility in the hills of Oakland. Only 17 miles from the center of San Francisco, nestled amongst tall Redwood trees, We offer riding instruction and training to students and horses of all ages and levels, catering to beginners through seasoned competitors. Redwood also specializes in horse sales and leases. We're proud to have a team of talented, well-trained school horses as well as an experienced and dedicated staff. Our facility includes indoor and outdoor arenas with sand-rubber footing, bedded stalls cleaned twice daily, 3 daily feedings, wash racks with hot water, roomy tack rooms and more, plus on-grounds access to hundreds of miles of beautiful bay area trails. Redwood is a fun, relaxed, and supportive environment - come join our family! 510-531-0262,, or email: To see our facility up close go here: or like us on FB.
Lillith's Whimsy Creative Outdoor Photography
Lillith's Whimsy; Creative Outdoor Boudoir and Portrait Photography. Get your adventure on! Create beautiful and sensual photographs outdoors, around the barn, at home or in the studio. Simple and elegant, whimsical and creative, or sexy and fun; I guarantee you'll have fun and look great! Holiday special! Book a holiday or Valentine's Day shoot now and get half off a second shoot later on. End the year with a collection of beautiful photos with you horse, on your horse, around the barn or house, or just looking great. For your husband, partner, boyfriend or just you! Celebrate the season, the beginning of a journey or start a new tradition. My shoots are a great opportunity to explore your creative and whimsical side or just to be the center and muse of my creative direction. Creativity and beauty come from within, so book a shoot, get inspired and be creative and beautiful!, 650-879-0841,
Cove Creek Equestrian
Cove Creek Equestrian is run by Laurel Glass and specializes in the training and sales of event horses. Based out of Cayatano Ridge Equestrian Center in Livermore, Laurel offers a customized training program to fit your needs. Whether you're looking for your next show horse or need a training program for your current one, Cove Creek looks forward to working with you. Cove Creek proudly features sale horses from Mountain Aire Sport Horses: MtnAire Sport Horses is producing quality horses for eventing and dressage with the perfect blend of warmblood and Thoroughbred to excel in all phases. Young stock and started 3 and 4 year olds available now. We produced the Area VII Beg. Nov. Champion in 2011, who is currently bred to Songline, the German Trakehner sensation! Our colts are incredibly quiet, trusting and intelligent. Raised in a natural environment and used to hills and the outdoors, they grow up tough. And we price so you can afford to buy! We don't just dream it. Neither should you! Contact Laurel at 541 292-6900, or check out
Classic Farm in Vacaville
Classic Farm is a small, private riding facility just minutes outside of Vacaville. We offer private English riding lessons for riders of all ages and experience levels on our well-behaved, show-quality lesson horses. Our instructor/trainer, Nicole Olsen, has 30 years of hunter/jumper riding experience, and specializes in teaching beginner riders. Her lessons emphasize the basics of hunt-seat equitation in a fun, safe environment, producing well-rounded riders ready to advance in any English discipline. Each lesson also includes horsemanship, where the student learns the proper techniques for handling, grooming, and tacking up their horse. More experienced riders also benefit from Nicole's challenging flat-work and jumping lessons, which are tailored to meet each student's individual skill level and goals. We encourage all of our students to participate in local hunter/jumper horse shows, on our horses or their own. Riders looking to start their careers, renew an interest in riding, or pursue specific goals in the show ring enjoy Classic Farm's personalized approach to riding. Call today to schedule a lesson! Classic Farm, Vacaville, CA. (707) 469-1579,
Custom Covers Totes and Bags
BAEN MemberCustom Covers offers these "New Fall Arrivals": Equestrian-themed totes and bags just in time for the Holidays, and perfect for show or travel!  With over 35 years of personal and professional experience, Custom Covers provides you with products that serve your everyday needs or for the show circuit. For more information or to order, please call toll-free 866-523-7577 or email
Hoofprints Goal Setting Journal
"HOOFPRINTS: A Goal Setting Journal for Young Riders", By Anastasia Burke. Praised by Practical Horseman Magazine, Western Horseman, and Carriage Horse Times, along with US Olympian Lendon Gray, and renowned young rider trainer, Karen Healey, "HOOFPRINTS: A Goal Setting Journal for Young Riders" turns strategies long used for success in the corporate world into a fun way for the young horse fanatic in your house to achieve her riding dreams. Perfect for all disciplines and skill levels,, "HOOFPRINTS" helps you young rider develop a goal for the year, track her milestones, and mark her progress. 52 worksheets allow for tracking progress in weekly riding lessons. Also has worksheets to stay on track with other areas of the young rider's life, such as homework and chores. For the lighter side of horsemanship, "HOOFPRINTS" comes with a scrapbook section and stickers for all those cherished memories at the barn. Filled with delightful illustrations and inspiring photos, "HOOFPRINTS" is the perfect gift for the young rider-and an excellent addition to every riding instructor's curriculum. 180 pages, ages 11 and up. Publisher: Pilot Hill Publishing. $24.95. Available at
All About Horses rescue
 All About Equine Animal Rescue, Inc. (AAE) is a small volunteer-based, 501(c)(3) non-profit equine rescue and rehabilitation organization in El Dorado Hills, CA. AAE's mission is to rescue and rehabilitate horses that fall victim to inhumane circumstances (i.e., horses that are abused, neglected, abandoned or slaughter-bound), restore them to good health, and find each one a suitable home. Since 2009, more than 90 horses have passed through our barn. While a select few have become residents of the ranch, most have been placed in forever homes with caring adopters whose lives have been enriched by the affection and gratitude that only comes from a rescued animal. You can help AAE in its mission by adopting, fostering, sponsoring, volunteering or donating. Please visit All About Equine Animal Rescue at, and like us on Facebook. (916) 520-4223.
HartSong Ranch Animal Sanctuary is a magical place for horses, farm animals and dogs. We have a grand respect for senior animals and those with special needs. Here on the beautiful 30 acre sanctuary grounds, we settle those who have been thrown away, abused and neglected into a world of peace and tranquility, a paradise within nature, a forever home... a place where they will suffer no more. Visitors are welcome to tour the sanctuary every Saturday - Spring through Fall from 1PM-3PM. No reservations are required. A staff member or volunteer will introduce you to the many very special animals who call HartSong home, explain the operations of the ranch and answer your questions. Following the tour, all visitors are free to explore the sanctuary grounds, take the row boat out on the pond or take a gentle hike back to the "secret waterfall". For groups of 10 or more, please call 530-887-1263 or send us an email at Come experience the magic of HartSong. We look forward to meeting you. 3900 Blue Heron Way, Greenwood, CA 95635,, like us on facebook.

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