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.

Winter Has Arrived!

We woke up this morning to, not a dusting, but a ‘dump’ of snow. This makes me think of getting in the car and driving to warmer climes and also bundling up in a blanket and sitting in front of … Continue reading

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Cross Border Horse Show Judging

Well I did it! After almost 30 years of judging across Canada I had tho opportunity to judge my first United States Equestrian Federation horse show. And what a great weekend it was! Lots of horses, riders and chocolate made … Continue reading

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General Horse Ownership and Riding Tip

I have been a horse owner, well it seems like forever. It is not just the experience itself you have as a horse owner but rather what you do with that experience which shapes you as a horseman/person. Every day … Continue reading

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Do You Know Your Horse’s Pooh Personality?

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