14 BACK IT UP!
How to keep your horse’s back healthy and strong
18 MUSTANG MIRACLE
A Sorraia’s surprise appearance marks the start of many firsts
26 TOTAL BODYWORK-OUT!
Follow these shortcuts for better wellbeing
30 RIDE LIKE A KID AGAIN!
Improve your balance using a bareback pad
36 MATERIAL WORLD
9 types of therapeutic horsewear
38 CRUSH THRUSH – FOR GOOD!
Getting to the root of a smelly problem
42 THE RETURN OF EXCALIBUR
The amazing story of a remarkable Mustang
50 TTOUCH FOR PERFORMANCE HORSES
Helping Winston overcome his show nerves
58 WHEN CANCER SURFACES
A closer look at skin cancer
62 ACUPRESSURE POINTS EVERY RIDER SHOULD KNOW
Try this simple healing session on your horse
65 UNDERSTANDING INSULIN RESISTANCE
Veterinarian Dr. Frank Gravlee shares his expertise
69 GROUNDWORK FOR RIDERS
Three pre-ride stretches for every equestrian
72 ALL CRACKED UP?
6 causes and solutions for dry hooves