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The Straight Dope on Bending, How to Ride a Circle

Correct Way to Turn a Horse You can tell when a horse is straight when the hind legs follow the path of the front legs. A horse is considered straight when it is bending on a circle. A horse which … Continue reading

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Get Unstuck, Get Your Training On Track

  Even though winter is upon us you should have in the back of your head a rough idea how you should proceed with your training to arrive where you want to be in the new show season. Use the … Continue reading

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Replacing a Bridle – When Should I Replace My Bridle

  Should you Change Your Bridle? This is the first thing to consider. Before spending your hard earned cash check to see if you need a new bridle. In the ‘old days’ there were people who would repair bridles, saddles … Continue reading

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News You Can Use – Top Show Ring Tips from a Senior Judge

Getting to a horse show can be stressful. Take these simple tips to heart and give yourself a ‘leg up’ when you head out to the show. Some people don’t think of how the judge looks at things and if … Continue reading

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