SOURCE: Dover Saddlery

November 25, 2008 10:25 ET

Dover Saddlery Announces New Store Opening in North Kingstown, Rhode Island

LITTLETON, MA--(Marketwire - November 25, 2008) - Dover Saddlery Retail, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Dover Saddlery (NASDAQ: DOVR), today announced plans to open a new store in North Kingstown, Rhode Island, in February 2009.

The new Dover Saddlery store will be conveniently located on Ten Rod Road, just off Route 4, with ample parking for horse trailers. Horse owners, riders and trainers based in Rhode Island and Connecticut will have a Dover Saddlery store providing quality English tack and riding apparel within very easy driving distance.

The interior of the newly refurbished store will evoke the feeling of a premium barn and will offer the ideal backdrop to display a wide selection of saddles, tack, riding apparel and horse care supplies. All Dover Saddlery retail employees are equestrians and trained to offer the highest level of customer service, including a measurement service for custom boots and coats as well as taking monogramming and engraving orders.

Chesley Chmura, Customer Service Manager, commented, "Many Dover Saddlery employees, myself included, live in Rhode Island and are active members of the equestrian community there. We look forward to serving horse owners and riders from Rhode Island and Connecticut at our new store in North Kingstown."

The opening of this store will bring the total number of Dover Saddlery stores to twelve. Details of the Grand Opening, directions and hours will be announced on the Dover Saddlery website at

About Dover Saddlery, Inc.

Dover Saddlery, Inc. (NASDAQ: DOVR) is the leading multichannel retailer of equestrian products in the United States. Founded in 1975 in Wellesley, Massachusetts, by United States Equestrian team members, Dover Saddlery has grown to become The Source® for equestrian products. Dover offers a broad and distinctive selection of competitively priced, brand-name products for horse and rider through catalogs, the Internet and company-owned retail stores. Dover Saddlery, Inc. serves the English rider and through Smith Brothers, the Western rider. The Source®, Dover Saddlery® and Smith Brothers® are registered marks of Dover Saddlery: For more information, please call 1-978-952-8062 or visit www.

Notice Regarding Forward-Looking Statements

This press release includes "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. All statements other than statements of historical fact included in this press release regarding the Company's strategies, plans, objectives, expectations, and future operating results are forward-looking statements. Although Dover believes that the expectations reflected in such forward-looking statements are reasonable at this time, it can give no assurance that such expectations will prove to have been correct.

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