Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Thoroughbred Makeover

The Thoroughbred Makeover

It’s much more than just an event. The Thoroughbred Makeover helps transition retired horses into second careers, while offering education and outreach for the...
bareback riding

Bareback riding – it’s all about balance

Removing your saddle and going for a bareback ride is a great way to improve your riding skills and better communicate with your horse....
activities

5 fun activities to do with your horse this winter

Here’s a flurry of horse-related activities to enjoy this holiday season! Many of us tend to either migrate or hibernate during the winter months. But...
communicate

Learning to communicate with your horse

When clarity and compassion replace fear and frustration, you will be able to better communicate with your horse and form a deeper bond. When we...
Equine fencing options

Equine fencing options

When planning and constructing a grazing or work space for your horse, remember that you are building fencing for your horse -- your horse...
Practices for posture - back exercises for riders

Practices for posture – back exercises for riders

Back pain seems fairly common in riders, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Understanding the factors that contribute to back pain, and...
herd dynamics

Herd dynamics – the social lives of horses

Herd dynamics are fascinating to observe. Read about herd hierarchy and how you can find your own place within your equine family.  We are...
herbal liniments and poultice

Herbal liniments and poultices for your horse’s back

Topical liniments and poultices have been part of the horse world for centuries, and are routinely used on the legs. But they can also...
7 ways to rescue a horse

7 ways to rescue a horse – even if you can’t adopt

Too many horses live in dire straits. You may not be in a position to adopt, but you can still help rescue a horse...
The Icelandic "Horse of the Gods"

The Icelandic – the “Horse of the Gods”

The Icelandic is an important part of Iceland’s history and culture. Learn about the origins of the Icelandic and the special qualities preserved in...