Put the Horse Before the Cart

In colonial times, horse and buggy was the primary mode of transportation, both public and private. Since the Industrial Revolution, driving horses has been a popular discipline within competitive equestrian sport, and young and old enjoy carriage-pleasure rides.

     To help our readers find the perfect equine to put before the cart, we enlisted Keith Angstadt, Ginny Wheeler Halfpenny, Susan Koso, Andy Marcoux, Jeff Morse, Holly Pulsifer, and Elsie Rodney to tell us what they look for in a carriage-driving prospect, which breeds they prefer, and about their favorite horses.                                                     . . . continue reading


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