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balance


rider biomechanics

How can horses support their own weight, let alone ours? Discover the important role that biomechanics play in the rider/horse relationship. For millennia, horses have worked as our partners in …

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How to develop a following seat

Most riders dream about riding in perfect balance, rhythm and harmony with their horses. Use these exercises to become mindful of your body’s movements, to better co-ordinate with your horse’s …

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competition training

Working towards a goal in competition requires focus, but for your horse’s well-being, it’s important to also maintain balance in his life. When it comes to competing with your horse, …

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Most riders spare no expense in caring for their horses, often neglecting themselves in the process. But did you know your own balance and structural health directly impacts your horse’s …

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Over the last ten years, the horse market has been flooded with medications for gastric ulcers, neurologic diseases, inflammatory conditions and all kinds of other issues. Why are our horses …

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acupoints

Acupressure, like acupuncture, is based on Traditional Chinese Medicine. It helps direct us in supporting a horse’s health by allowing life-promoting energy, called Chi, to flow unimpeded through his body, …

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stretch

“Yoga with horses?” “What’s that?” “Can horses even stretch?” This is what I often hear when people discover what I do. I realize it may be difficult to comprehend at …

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As a professional natural hoof trimmer, I strive to find a way to trim horses that never, ever makes them sore. I have tried trimming more and I’ve tried less. …

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