10/08/2012 AT 11:30 AM EDT
Lots of horsing around here!
couldn't hide her excitement at the Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic in Pacific Palisades, Calif., on Saturday.
The Big Bang Theory
star felt right at home at the event, divulging that she owns four horses.
"They're an amazing part of my life," she told PEOPLE. "I've loved horses since I was a little girl so luckily now I'm lucky to be able to have four of them."
Cuoco, who rides "five days a week" couldn't wait to get back to her horses once the event was over.
"I'm actually going to go out after this," she said.
– Gabrielle Olya