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Hot weather guidelines for hoof care

Your horse’s hoof care needs change with the seasons. Keep him sound and healthy this summer with these tips. Most of us wait anxiously for...

How to develop good hands

Good hands are the hallmark of a great rider. Take a look at how you can build this trait. Having “good hands” is a sign...

Dealing with performance anxiety

Are you struggling with show nerves, or disheartened because the perfect performance you envisioned isn’t materializing? The solution could be as simple as changing...

A balanced performance horse

Is your performance horse lacking in the show ring, or in his training? Here are the top three reasons your well- bred and well-trained...

Endurance riding

Want to get out of the arena and build a stronger partnership with your horse? The sport of endurance riding might be for you! While...

Equine therapy for autism

Equine-assisted therapy and therapeutic riding can offer great benefits for those living with autism spectrum disorder. Nine-year-old Gabe had never uttered a word in his...

The energy field between you and your horse

Understanding the energy field between horses and humans can help you better connect with your horse. As electromagnetic beings, we all have an energy field around...

Signs of poor saddle fit

If you notice physical or behavioral changes in your horse, it may have more to do with the fit of your saddle than anything...

Horses as master teachers

We've all had great teachers in our lives. Someone we can look back on and remember the live lessons they taught us. Your horse...

Developing your leadership style

Understanding how horses interact with one another, and how you interact with them, can help you determine and develop your leadership style in the...