Shopping online is one of the most convenient ways to get your Christmas gifts. No lines, no parking nightmare, and they deliver to you or to the recipient! If you are looking for that perfect gift for the horse racing fan in your life, here are some places to shop that should make your life easier this Christmas. Need some suggestions? Try my list of Top Christmas Gifts for this year of things that any racing fan would enjoy.
If you just want to browse for different items, here are a bunch of sites that sell all kinds of horse racing related items, broken out by category. Happy hunting!
Back in the Saddle
All kinds of horse related gifts, clothing, and more.
All types of horse racing and equine gifts including clothing, jewelry, prints and original art.
Exceller Fund Gift Shop
Clothing, mugs, and mouse pads with Exceller on them plus other gift items for sale or auction. Buy gifts and help rescue horses at the same time.
Books, photos, prints, videos, and more from the Blood Horse.
Silks Del Mar
Clothing, art, jewelry, and more from the giftshop at Del Mar.
Horse and Hound
Nice selection of high quality decorative items with a racing or equestrian theme.
Kentucky Derby Museum Gift Shop
All types of Derby and other horse racing items.
The Paddock Room
A great store in Ocala with all kinds of horse and horse racing related items from clothing to jewelry to prints.
Party Kits & Equestrian Gifts
All kinds of gift items from clothing to jewelry to Kentucky Derby souvenirs and collectibles.
Quillen Leather & Tack
Besides tack they have other gift items like belts, key tags, etc. with the name plates like on a halter
Santa Anita Gift Shop
Items of all types from their Champions! gift shop. Very nice selection.
All kinds of products related to Secretariat plus other racing items.
Dotti and Company
All types of equestrian jewelry and also framed equestrian art. Lots of neat racing related items.
Cameo, 14kt, and sterling silver equine and racing related jewelry.
Nice watches with a thoroughbred or a harness horse on the face, can be personalized too.
Thoroughbred Horse Enamel Pins
Enamel pins of famous horses of the 1800's.
Art and Photos
All types of art and posters, framed or unframed, including a large selection of horse racing items..
The Art of Thomas Pauly
Lovely prints from Seabiscuit to Secretariat or even racing silks from this excellent Chicago artist.
Cortez Saratoga Collection
Beautiful fine art prints by artist Jeness Cortez. Rather slow to download because of the heavy graphics but worth the wait.
Equineart Presents Fred Stone
Posters and prints of famous racers by the great equine artist plus his annual calendar.
Stylized photographs of famous horses by photographer Nancy Rokos
In addition to their other merchandise, they have a very large collection of photos available.
Field Galleries UK
Beautiful English racing prints by Sue Wingate. Also has some Christmas cards, worth a look.
Greeting cards (including Christmas), art, posters, and giftware.
Lafayette Ragsdale Watercolor Artist
A selection of prints with several racing ones available.
Thoroughbred Memories Gallery of Champions
Beautiful photos to view or purchase. Many famous horses of the past and present are shown.
Books and Videos
Book and Product Reviews
My latest reviews of current books and DVDs.
A great place to find older or out-of-print books
American Turf Monthly Store
Horse racing and handicapping books, videos, and software plus various other mechandise.
Daily Racing Form
Books, videos, CDROMs, and DRF logo clothing and accessories.
Equine Research, Inc.
Books and videos, mostly veterinary or general horse info but some are on racing and breeding.
Photos, books, videos, and reference material from the Blood Horse.
Gamblers Book Shop
Large selection of books on thoroughbred and harness racing plus many other types of gambling available via mail order.
The Horse Information Center
Russell Meerdink Co., a publisher and seller of equine related books, videos, and other merchandise.
Collectibles and Souvenirs
Breeders' Cup Merchandise
All kinds of Breeders' Cup souvenir merchandise from the official Breeders' Cup store.
The Derby Glass Page
Horse racing collectibles with an emphasis on glassware.
Impressions of Saratoga
Officially licensed collectibles for Saratoga and the Triple Crown races.
All kinds of officially licensed Breeders' Cup and Derby souvenir merchandise
US Trotting Association Giftware
Christmas cards, shirts, mugs, and caps for the harness racing fan.
Good luck with your holiday shopping! I hope these suggestions and links help you find just the perfect gift for everyone on your list. Get started now so you can relax and enjoy the holiday season.