Articles by Kimberly

Mar
24
2011

Should I Boot My Horse?

To boot, or not to boot, becomes a frequently asked question. Opening any popular horse magazine or catalogue may overwhelm the reader with the diversity of equine protective leg...

Nov
24
2010

A Beautiful Day

It is said that everyone will experience their fifteen minutes of fame, but more importantly, everyone should experience a moment where they feel truly loved. This moment of love came for me...

May
14
2010

Why We Ride

I am fortunate to have two real driving passions in my life. Obviously, the horses are a huge part of my family's life and mine. I love working for our family business where I can...

Nov
12
2010

Al Dunning and VenTECH™ Elites

I wanted to take a brief moment to highlight one of our great sponsors.Arizona horseman Al Dunning and his students have earned over 32 World and Reserve titles. Al also loves our products!...

Mar
24
2011

Colin Davidson, 29, Passes Away

Advanced-level eventer Colin Davidson, 29, passed away December 6th, after a one-car accident near his home in Charlottesville, Va. Davidson. Colin was an organ donor and his family decided to...

Jul
7
2009

CRAIG SCHMERSAL WINS USEF MAHAJAN TROPHY

Oklahoma City, OK--Record setting triple-digit temperatures and blazing hot scores were the buzz at the 2009 Adequan?/USEF National Reining Championships presented by Equine Motorcoach in Oklahoma...

May
18
2010

Employee Spotlight: Kristen Davison

Today on the blog, I want to introduce Kristen Davison. Kristen is our marketing coordinator here at Professional's Choice. She is an awesome employee and an excellent equestrienne. I...

Jul
21
2010

From Past to Present

A few weeks ago, when I wrote the blog I mentioned that I was going to blog about some of the stories that helped define who Professional's Choice is today as a company--how and why we got here,...

May
27
2010

Get the Real Story

Professional's Choice is a company filled with a lot of history. We are a family owned and operated business. And, if you read last week's blog on how we got our start you can see how we've...

Sep
28
2009

Getting Back to the Wild West

What do two beautiful, talented, champion ladies in completely different extreme equine sports share in common? Why they both use and endorse Professional Choice products! These two gals are...

Oct
11
2010

Loyalty is found in the heart

Today I wanted to touch upon the good and special things in horses. Three weeks ago I was kicked by a friends horse three times. My six year old quarter horse "Finally" (got his namesake...

Apr
16
2010

Passion

Passion is what the equestrian industry is all about. You typically don't get involved with horses and the equestrian world without first having a deep love and passion for the animal. It...

Jun
16
2010

Post For Prizes Winner! Gayle Carline

Congratulations to Gayle Carline! Gayle posted a comment on the PC Blog and was randomly selected as our "Post for Prizes" winner! The Prize - A pair of Leather Protection Boots from...

Jun
29
2009

Professional's Choice Saves American Jobs

SAN DIEGO - Dal Scott, owner and founder of Professional's Choice Sports Medicine Products, Inc. makes a commendable decision to move a substantial portion of his manufacturing business back to...

Apr
5
2010

Professional's Choice Welcomes Gina Miles

Celebrities have proven to us all too many times that fame and fortune do not always bring out the best in people. The pressure, the attention, the fans... living in the...

Apr
7
2010

Professional's Choice Works Hand in Hand with Dr. Joleen Elston

We are extremely pleased to have a new member on board with The Professional's Choice team. Dr. Jolene Elston is now our veterinarian consultant. Dr. Elston is going to be working with our team to...

Aug
20
2010

Putting the Fun Back in Horse Shows

My lovely boss asked me (Cassie Hagey) one of the newer Professional's Choice employees to contribute to the blog, seeing as how horses are my favorite thing to talk or write about I am...

Jul
6
2009

STEFFEN PETERS AND RAVEL NAMED DRESSAGE CHAMPION OF AACHEN!

Professional's Choice congratulates Steffen Peters on his latest victory in Aachen, Germany. Steffen and Ravel came into the competition fresh off their very exciting win at the Rolex World Cup in...

Apr
9
2010

Talk to the Animals

I have a question for you...Has anyone ever used an equine communicator? I have actually had a gal "talk," with our pony Monty and it was a pretty amazing "discussion." Monty came...

May
18
2010

The American Dream

My parents are American Dreamers. They started Professional's Choice over thirty-six-years ago. There have been some tough times and some great times. I think probably most of the time we are...

May
12
2010

The Historical Horse

The other night some friends and I got on the topic of horses. Imagine that! And, after a couple of glasses of wine our conversation grew quite philosophical. We all agreed that without...

Apr
8
2010

What Horses do for Us Humans

Horses provide us humans with so very much. They are our companions. They try hard to understand us. They usually want to please, and at the end of the day they bring a sense of peace into our...

Jul
12
2010

Dr. Joleen Elston Scheduled to Speak at World Equestrian Games

San Diego, CA - Professional’s Choice Sports Medicine Inc. continues to fuel its commitment to scientific research with the latest addition of Dr. Joleen Elston. Dr. Elston is working with...

Apr
21
2010

Get Your Bit On Sweepstakes

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. VOID WHEREVER PROHIBITED BY LAW. 50 Grand Prize Winners will win their choice of any Professional’s Choice Bit. Choose from the...

Mar
4
2010

Professional' s Choice Launches All New Equisential™ Product Line!

San Diego, CA - Professional’s Choice Sports Medicine Products Inc., inventor of the authentic Sports Medicine Boot widely used throughout the equine industry, presented their...

Feb
8
2010

Choice Evolves Popular Elite™ Sports Medicine Boot with Revolutionary New VenTECH™ Technology!

San Diego, CA – Professional’s Choice Sports Medicine Products Inc. announces January 2010 launch of their reengineered core Sports Medicine Product line. The products will...

Oct
8
2009

Professional's Choice Adds English Girth to NEW VenTECH™ Line

San Diego, CA – Professional’s Choice Sports Medicine Products Inc.,inventor of the authentic equine sports medicine boot,announces the October launch of their new SMx...

Aug
7
2009

CNN PRAISES PROFESSIONAL’S CHOICE FOR BRINGING BACK JOBS

“I hope for the sake of our country that I’m not the only guy with a small business that has taken a close look at how to retain people, keep them here, or even bring the jobs back”...

May
26
2009

Professional's Choice Brings Manufacturing Back to the USA – Saving American Jobs!

Dal Scott, owner and founder of Professional’s Choice Sports Medicine, Inc. makes a commendable decision to move a substantial portion of his manufacturing business back to Southern...

Mar
13
2009

Professional's Choice Announces Charmayne James Saddle Pad Sweepstakes Winners!

The Charmayne James Saddle Pad Sweepstakes entrants were challenged to find 4 new color combinations for Professional’s Choice’s new “Illusion” Barrel Pad series . The new saddle pads...

Mar
11
2009

Professional's Choice Premier Equine Center Announce Sponsorship Partnership!

Professional’s Choice announces new sponsor partnership with Premier Equine Center (PEC) of Northern California. The sponsorship will exclusively provide PEC with therapeutic...

Feb
11
2009

Professional's Choice Introduces Innovative SMx® Comfort-Stretch Western Cinch

Professional’s Choice Sports Medicine Products Inc., the inventor of the ever popular sports medicine products widely used throughout the equine industry, have introduced their latest...

Feb
3
2009

Professional's Choice Introduces Fresh New Products for 2009!

Professional’s Choice Sports Medicine Products Inc., the inventor of the ever popular sports medicine products widely used throughout the equine industry, presented their new products for 2009...

Jan
20
2009

Professional's Choice Honors Employees for 20 Years of Service!

Professional’s Choice held a special luncheon to ring in the new year and recognize four employees for 20 years of exceptional service to the company and the equine sports medicine...

Dec
3
2008

Denise Cole Donnerprince Capture 2008 Dover National Merit Award

Professional’s Choice congratulates Denise Cole and her current mount Donnerprince on their recent win of the 2008 Dover National Merit Award. Denise also took home the USDF 3rd Level...

Dec
1
2008

Professional's Choice Adds Cody Jenson to Sales Team!

Professional’s Choice Sports Medicine Inc. expands its sales team with the addition of Cody Jenson. Jenson has extensive experience with horses, having been involved in the...

Nov
21
2008

Professional's Choice and Cowboy Militia Team Up to Support GuideOn with a New Digicam No-Turn Overreach Bell Boot!

Professional’s Choice and Cowboy Militia have teamed up to support GuideOn. Professional’s Choice will promote the GuideOn program by donating a portion of sales...

Sep
5
2008

Cold Therapy Ice is Still the Best!

Years after its inception, the Professional’s Choice Ice Boot remains on top and practical for cold therapy (cyrotherapy) says leading veterinarian publication, DVM Magazine....

Sep
3
2008

Professional’s Choice Closes Rope Division to Further Expansion of Core Equine Products

Professional’s Choice announces closing of Ropes Division. After ten years of business, the Ropes Manufacturing Division of Professional’s Choice (PC Ropes) will be closing its...

Sep
2
2008

Professional's Choice Names Monty Crist as New General Manager

Professional’s Choice Sports Medicine Products, Inc. has announced the promotion of Monty Crist of San Diego, California to General Manager of the manufacturing company...

Aug
15
2008

New Bits from the Bob Avila Collection – A Bit for Every Horse!

Professional’s Choice announces the expansion of the Bob Avila Signature Series line due to ever widening attention and demand. Designed and tested by Bob Avila,...

May
26
2008

Relief From Knee Pain Made a Reality

San Diego, CA (May 26, 2008) Professional’s Choice gives new hope to chronic pain sufferers with a time tested product. The manufacturer of some of the most effective...

Apr
1
2011

Three-Time Olympian Launches Revolutionary NEW Line of Saddle Pads! Introducing the Steffen Peters Collection

San Diego, CA (April 1, 2008) Professional’s Choice, power-house manufacturer of innovative equine products and three-time Olympian Steffen Peters, have joined forces to develop...

Mar
20
2008

The Wrangler Heavy-Duty Fly Sheet

San Diego, California (March 20th 2008) – With the onset of spring, Professional’s Choice Sports Medicine Products, Inc. producer of best-selling Wrangler® equine...

Apr
19
2011

Kansas State University Study Puts Professional's Choice SMx Air Ride™ Pads On Top

The results of KSU’s year long study were finally published allowing Professional’s Choice to promote what they knew all along – that the SMx Air Ride™ Saddle pad...

Apr
17
2011

Professional's Choice Endorsers Qualify for the Rolex FEI World Cup Finals in Las Vegas April 18-22

San Diego , CA – (17 April, 2007) Championships in Grand Prix Dressage and Show Jumping will be settled over the weekend at the Thomas and Mack Center, and Professional’s...

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Deborah Rosen - Rolex 2014

Rolex 2014.   I doubt anyone was more surprised than I to see my name on that entry list again. It has been almost two years since I turned over the ride on The Alchemyst, first to...

Apr
22
2014

Caitlin Siliman talks about her journey to the Rolex

Rolex 2014. They say what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger and when it comes to my horse Catch A Star aka “Hoku” and I, I would say that this saying pretty much...

Apr
23
2014

Alliston Works to Overcome Head Shaking with Long-Time Partner, Parker

In the last two weeks leading to up to Rolex I’ve been working very hard to prepare my own horse, Parker, for his fourth trip to Rolex. Parker is the first horse I bought when I came to...