Category Archives: Training

Posts regarding horse training or training exercises, lessons, or how to resolve issues.

Horse Training – Improve Your Circles

Lateral suppleness includes getting the horse bending, moveing sideways and turns. It incorporates circling, turns, changes of rein and lateral movements such as leg yields and shoulder in. Use this simple exercise to help get and keep your horse supple Continue reading

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Classical Dressage – Turn on the Forehand

The turn on the forehand is used as a fundamental training for classical dressage movements. It is also used to develop young horses and to teach them to move away from the riders legs.
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Learn from a Hunter Judge – What the Judge is Looking For

Attend Thistle Ridge Skill Builders and learn from a Hunter Judge What the judge is lookng for Continue reading

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Great Article About Hunter Judging

  This article sums up what I’ve been trying to summarize with my horse judging. Getting a standard approach udging and having a consistent set of  scores for hunter judging. To see the article go to this link! http://www.equisearch.com/horses_riding_training/english/hunter_jumper/geoff012303/ For more … Continue reading

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