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Should I use a Mounting Block? 3 Reasons to Save Yourself and Your Horse’s Back

I remember the days when my equestrian prowess was measured by how high I could lift my leg to get on a horse. These days, however, the mounting block is your friend and the friend to your horse’s back as well as to your saddle. Continue reading

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Getting Show Ring Ready – Clean that Tack

Cleaning your tack and equipment comes with the territory of riding. If you ride, western or English or drive, you should clean your tack and equipment. Sometimes it seems like a chore but in the long run, it’s worth it. follow these tips to have your tack sparkling in no time. Continue reading

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Can I wear a black saddle on a Palomino

Can I wear a black saddle on a palomino? what type of saddle should i wear? Continue reading

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Saddle Fitting Basics

photo credit: cmaccubbin Having a saddle that fits your horse correctly is half the battle of riding.  A saddle that pinches your horse or bears down on his whithers makes the horse uncomfortable and can cause nasty bad habits. How … Continue reading

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