Author Archives: Maren Amdal

Back to Black!

Supply chain and capacity challenges: Our long-time artisan partners at Countryside Harness have been kept [...]


Janie to Retire!

After nearly 30 years, Janie Amdal is passing along the proverbial reins to the next [...]


May 2019 Sale! In-stock Brown ComfyFit Parts 20% off

Happy May! Fresh off a trip to our favorite Harness Maker, we are excited to [...]

Standing is a State of Mind

Standing is a State of Mind Training tips from Joanna Wilburn For a horse/pony to [...]


How Jogging Shoes promote Hoof Health – by EquineFusion

A cross-post about the importance of a good boot, from EqFusion.com: Chimacum Tack and HorseDriver [...]


The Whiteman Harness!

An announcement about Chimacum Tack’s newest product: The Whiteman Harness! Oh, I am so excited [...]

Maren joins ADS Board of Directors

Maren Amdal, CAE joins ADS board Hi. I’m Maren Amdal, CEO of HorseDriver Equine Equipment LLC [...]

Warehouse Move Complete!

Countryside has officially moved! This move was a once in a lifetime event for our [...]

Welcome Mindy!

Exciting news from Maren: Chimacum Tack has always been a family business.  From time to [...]

Warehouse Moving Sale!

Warehouse Moving Sale!  Now extended through Feb. 15th, 2018! Here at Chimacum Tack, we do [...]

How to measure for a Harness

A Step-by-Step guide, by Janie Amdal   Every day I hear from customers or prospective [...]


A little about Multiples

Driving Multiples: Advice from HorseDrivers We asked a question on the horsedriver.com Facebook group about [...]

Blankets & Sheets: FAQ

All our Frequently Asked Questions about Blankets and Sheets in one handy post!

Shaft Loops: ABC

A post by Janie Amdal Since we began Chimacum Tack in 1992, you can imagine [...]


French Connection: Chimacum Tack visits Southwestern France

An interview with Carole Balestri, by Maren Amdal Last year, we sold a harness to [...]

7 Things I Wish I’d Known When I Started Driving

By Goran & Gerda We just love our online community, and our wonderful customers are [...]


Proper Driving – From Posture to Harnessing – from our friend Mindy Schroder

Our friend Mindy Schroder writes a fantastic blog over at theessentialhorse.com which features glorious pictures [...]

Mighty Minis Independence Day Parade, 2017

An event update, by Jean Stuard NORTH TEXAS WHIP MIGHTY MINIS! INDEPENDENCE DAY PARADE, 2017 [...]

Mini Encounters – Trained Mini Therapy Horses

Community Outreach: Therapy minis making a difference in North Texas Mini Encounters, located north of [...]


Beat the Heat: 6 Tips and Tricks

by Goran and Gerda Boy, it sure does get hot in the summer!  Where we’re [...]