Author Archives: Laura

About Laura

Laura Kelland-May is the founder of Thistle Ridge Skill Builders Development Program. She more than trains horses, she trains people to train their horses. In addition she is a Sr. Judge and can offer insight into What the Judge Is Looking For. Follow her here and get more tips.

Your First Horse Show

Have you decided to head out to your first horse show?
Now what do you do?

You have arrived and gotten your number from the horse show secretary…. So … What next? Continue reading

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How to Correct a Horse Which is Dead to the Leg

This is a simple way to Correct a horse which is dead to the leg… just click on the blue link: How To Correct a Horse Which is Dead To The Leg

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Sample Training Session

Sample Training Session It is so nice to get out of my own little box to see what others are doing and how others are coping through the winter.  What I really learn each time I go out to help … Continue reading

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The Course Walk – Not Just a Stroll in the Park

Walking a show jumping course is not to be sneezed at. You have to:   be focused have a plan understand the questions the course is asking.  

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