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.

Keep Riding

The Number 1 Tip for your riding improvement In order for your horse to improve you have to ride it. Your horse will not improve standing in his stall or our in the pasture! I challenge you to go and … Continue reading

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The Truth About Horse Keeping

Have you thought it may be really nice to keep your horses at home. In your own back yard? Well let me tell you, I have been doing this for a life time and most days it is great and … Continue reading

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Building Partnerships With Your Horse

This is a continuation of our previous post – Are you a caring rider? Most people think horses and horse training is a new thing. They want the latest rope, stick, flag or bit (or bitless). I have news for … Continue reading

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Being a Caring Rider

Are you a caring rider? The horse is always right We have heard this statement many times, from some of the great riding masters. I’d like to add, the horse never lies. If he doesn’t like something he will let … Continue reading

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