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Making a Bond With Your Horse

“When you’re riding, only the race in which you’re riding is important.”– Bill Shoemaker What does this quote mean to you? Does it mean: When you are riding, whether it is in the competition arena or training at home, you … Continue reading

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Is Your Horse Getting Enough Hay… how would you know?

Feeding your house hay is not an exact science but understand the factors when feeding your horse. Continue reading

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Horse Training Solutions

horses really never read the book on ‘how to train a horse’. So when you are riding and your horse offers you something which you may (or may not) have wanted or thought you wanted, think of how you are training your horse and why they have decided to ‘give’ this to you. Continue reading

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Are You Making These Mistakes When Getting Your Horse Straight?

As an integral part of your training pyramid, straightness, is near the top of the training pyramid. There are other steps which lead you into the straightness schooling step. Continue reading

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