Each week, your host, Elise Gaston Chand, brings you informative and entertaining conversations with, for, and about horses, horse-people, and the Equestrian Life.

Because of Horses is the horse-lover’s podcast for listeners worldwide,
sharing notable equestrians’ personal stories, challenges, triumphs, and expert insights, as well as timely topics and exciting event information
from around the globe

Elise Gaston Chand with Frannie. Photo by Jillian Zamora Photography, location: Twisted Oak Manor

Guests include:

… top international competitors … AQHA Trainer of the Year … Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist … ESPN sports correspondent … Big 12 NCEA coach …
Emmy-nominated filmmakers … British Museum lecturer … NCHA Horseman of the Year … film, TV, and theater fight choreographer … National Geographic TV host …
NRHA Champions … National Cowgirl Hall of Fame inductee … script advisor to Grey’s Anatomy and Private Practice … the Queen’s Guard’s veterinarian at Buckingham Palace …
New York Times best-selling authors … AAEP, CHA, KEMI, AFA, and NCEA leaders … equestrian apparel designer … therapeutic riding pioneers … top female jockey …
award-winning photographers … elite charity fund founder … Fasig-Tipton executive … Thoroughbred racing industry leaders … equestrian sports psychologist …
and many more


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