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Thistle Ridge Skill Builders Horse Show Clinic

Thank you to everyone who took part in the Thistle Ridge Skill Builders Show Clinic. It was a great opportunity for everyone to get comments back from the judge. Special thanks to Michelle Marsh for arriving in the nick of … Continue reading

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Horse Training – Lateral Suppleness Exercises

If you are working on your horse training, use these simple exercises to help develop suppleness within your horse. A supple horse will be able to perform tasks easily and comfortably. If your horse is stiff or difficult to turn … Continue reading

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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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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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