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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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Bathe That Horse – Get That Show Ring Shine

Getting that show ring shine is easier than you may think. With some elbow greas and a bit of shampoo a simple bay can become an A circuit hunter. Continue reading

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Getting Show Ring Ready – Braid that Mane

Ever wonder how those perfect braids happen? You know the ones. Pefect rows all the same size and meticulously spaced? Well if you follow these simple tips you can have a beautiful mane to!

Nothing is so nice as having a horse come into the ring looking like it belongs. And nothing says “I belong” like a perfectly braided mane.
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ASTM Helmet Testing – What they test for

The Equestrian Medical Safety Association states “there is no evidence that higher priced helmets or those which use exotic materials test better than the other certified models.” As long as the helmet has the SEI and the ASTM stickers located on them they should provide adequate protection in case of a fall. Continue reading

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