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Thursday, August 6, 2020
How acupressure can improve rider comfort

How acupressure can improve rider comfort

Over time, riders experience aches and pains that result from performing repetitive movements on horseback. Acupressure can help restore rider comfort and improve performance. Anatomically,...
What horses can teach us about mindfulness

What horses can teach us about mindfulness

A practical guide to the benefits of greater self-awareness and mindfulness in the barn and beyond. What is mindfulness? I like to think of it...
Saving America’s wild burros

Saving America’s wild burros

An inside look at the current circumstances surrounding wild burros in the US, and how organizations are working to manage the overpopulation of these...
10 ways horse caregivers can avoid burnout

10 ways horse caregivers can avoid burnout

Some tips and tricks to help horse caregivers avoid the reality of burnout. Burnout is a common part of the ride for many horse caregivers...
How to regain mental fitness after a riding accident

How to reduce fear after a riding accident

Horseback riding accidents can be scary, and overcoming the fear you experience is easier said than done. These steps will help you get back...
Ammonia in your barn — what you need to know

Ammonia in your barn — what you need to know

Ammonia is the second leading cause of severe respiratoy disease in horses. Here's how to prevent it from affecting your own equine companions —...
A look at sleep patterns in horses

A look at sleep patterns in horses

Understanding your horse's sleep patterns — and what disrupts them — can help you care for his sleep needs to the best of your...
Building your horse’s trust

Building your horse’s trust

How staying present and performing a gentle acupressure session on your horse can help deepen his trust in you. If you think your horse knows...
How cold weather can affect saddle fit

How cold weather can affect saddle fit

The cold season is in full swing, and that means your horse’s saddle might be fitting a bit differently. Here’s how to assess and...
8 ways horse caretakers can save money

8 ways horse caretakers can save money

When you have a horse, managing your money can be challenging. Here are a few tips to help you cut costs without sacrificing quality...