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  • Doug Mills, 5 time Winner of Trainers Challenge using his Cavallo Pads.

    Doug has built his training skills and riding abilities over a lifetime of horsemanship. Born and raised on a working cattle ranch in Utah, Doug’s  lifestyle offered him the opportunity to observe horses and their instincts in their natural environment. This is the key to Doug’s ability to read and communicate with horses. Doug credits…

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  • Carole Herder – Western Trailblazer

    It is with enormous pleasure that we announce that Carole Herder, President of Cavallo Horse & Rider Inc., will travel to Toronto on November 29, 2010 to take her place as one of 3 finalist “Trailblazers” at the Gala Celebration nominating the Canadian Woman Entrepreneur of the Year. Sponsored by the Royal Bank of Canada,…

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  • Cavallo is all about the horse

    We put a lot of thought into naming our company, but in the end, it turned out to be easy. Cavallo. Cavallo Horse and Rider Inc. It’s all about the horse. ‘Cavallo’ is used in modern Italian for horse; ‘caballo’ in Spanish. These words along with the French ‘cheval’ and all of the derived English…

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  • Check out this email!

    We get really excited when customers take the time to talk to us, especially when they tell us WE ARE GREAT! WOW – way to go Krystle! —–Original Message—– From: (deleted for privacy) Sent: Tuesday, October 12, 2010 5:56 AM To: Krystle Subject: Re: Invoice from Cavallo Horse & Rider (2006) Inc. Hi Krystle, I…

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  • Model horses not going for ‘the natural look’

    Depending on where you live, October may be the season to ask ‘What are you going to be for Halloween?’ People wonder which costumes might get the most laughs or seem the cleverest or the most frightening. And, inevitably, some can’t resist the opportunity to have fun with the holiday dress-up opportunity at the expense of…

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  • Cavallo Overseas

    The past month has been a whirlwind of travel and meetings with old friends and new. As the interest in barefoot horses continues to grow, it has now reached even the most conservative horse owners. What was once an alternative movement relegated to unconventional horse owners has now gained mainstream acceptance in many parts of…

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  • Message from Cavallo President

    Eighteen years ago, as a new horse owner I became convinced that the practice of nailing metal shoes onto horse’s hoofs was counterproductive to their overall health. When I questioned this practice, the standard reply was “because we always have”. To me this was unacceptable and I became passionate to find an alternative. The only…

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  • The Best Saddle Pad

    We at Cavallo Horse & Rider want you, riders who are committed to the comfort and long-term health of your horses, to know about all of the top-quality horse equipment and tack we offer. Our website answers almost any question you might think to ask about our products, and we make it easy for you…

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  • Help for Helping Horses

    At Cavallo, we spend a lot of time talking about how we help horses. We help horses maintain healthy hooves with our hoof boots. We help horses enjoy easier movement and comfort under the saddle with our saddle pads. We help keep flies and other insects away from horses’ eyes with our fly masks. Cavallo…

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