Young Rider May/June 2023 Digital


The May/June 2023 digital issue of Young Rider includes:

  • This Esme Tips: Cleaning a muddy gray horse
  • Stable Skills: Step-by-step guide for cleaning a mane and tail
  • DIY: A horsey-themed hand-embroidered design for your jeans
  • In Real Life: Two students with busy horse show schedules find that online learning is the perfect fit for their academic needs.
  • Book Excerpt: A look into The Kid’s Guide to Horsemanship and Grooming
  • Career: Equine chiropractor
  • English Lesson: Longeing skills
  • Western Lesson: Reining spins
  • Part 2 of drawing realistic horses with Jean Abernathy, artist of Fergus the Horse
  • Stories of therapeutic riding horses
  • A feature on vaulting
  • Art gallery drawings from youth ages 8-16
  • Dear YR: Letters from readers
  • Me & My Horse photo gallery
  • A double-sided poster
  • Breed Spotlight: Clydesdale

You can find all back issues of Young Rider here.


The May/June 2023 digital issue of Young Rider focuses on all things grooming, including a column from This Esme on tips for cleaning a muddy horse.

In addition to the May/June 2023 issue, you can find all back issues of Young Rider here. And if you are a cowgirl, check out our Western Life magazine. Or if you love horses of all breeds, you’ll love our Best of Breeds special collector’s edition.

All EG Media Mags Publications:

  • Horse Illustrated—the one magazine for all horse lovers, featuring expert horse care and health advice, as well as training tips, breed profiles, new products, and entertaining reads about life with horses
  • Young Rider—the only magazine for and about horse-crazy tweens and teens ages 8-15 that has a mixture of English and Western riding instruction, horse care tips, contests, beautiful color posters and stories about real kids
  • Young Rider MINI Digital—a special digital separate issue of the magazine that is available for FREE to subscribers of Young Rider and available straight to your email inbox
  • Western Life Today—the premier publication for all-things Western, from fashion to entertainment, destinations, and more
  • Hobby Farms and Chickens—our sister publications with DIY guides and tips about hobby farming and chickens, whether you’re getting your hands dirty in a city plot or on your land’s back 40