Category Archives: Horses

How to Improve Your Riding Position – Get Those Legs Back Part 1

Learn how to get your legs back and improve your riding postition. Teacher after teacher tells you to get your legs back, reach back with the heels, reach long with your leg, or reach down and back with the thigh or knee. They keep telling you over and over to do that. They might even come up with some crazy contraption or other to help you get those legs back. You’d really like to get them back, if only you knew how. Continue reading

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Horse Breed – American Quarter Horse Breed

The American Quarter Horse is the first breed of horse native to the United States.  The breed evolved when the bloodlines of horses brought to the New World were mixed.  Foundation American Quarter Horse stock originated from Arab, Turk and … Continue reading

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Horse Breeds – The Friesian Horse Breed

 Friesians Brief History This draft breed is rooted in Friesland, Northwestern Europe, which is now a part of the Netherlands. The original stock was descended from the order of Equus robustus (the big horse). In the 16th and 17th centuries, … Continue reading

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Horse Training – How Understanding Horse Herd Mentality will Help You With Your Horse Training

Horse care, horse training and stable management are only part of having your own horse. Horses are amazingly beautiful and sensitive creatures. Horses require not only understanding and patience they also require a whole lot of care. Herd Mentality Horses have a … Continue reading

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