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Hunter Judging, Don’t Beat a Good Horse With a Bad HOrse

Don’t beat a good horse with a bad horse. As judges, we try to have the best horse win. The best horse should be the best jumper and this horse should jump: high round scopey soft.   Jumping ‘out of … Continue reading

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Hunter Horse Show, Is Your Saddle Ok?

Believe it or not you saddle can detract from your performance. I am not saying it may or maynot cause you to win but  a well turned out horse can get you in the judges good books. Your saddle has … Continue reading

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Hunter Jumper – Top Trends in the Hunter Show Ring

Ever wonder if you are in style in the hunter ring? I remember the tweed hacking jackets and grey breeches. Now keeping on track with the hunter turn out can make you stick out like a sore thumb. Conservative is … Continue reading

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Horse Show, Why Didn’t I Win at the Horse Show?

I know how you feel, I felt the same way in the show ring, “why didn’t I win?” That all changed when I became a senior judge. When you show your horse you are caught up in the clothes, the … Continue reading

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