Respect Is A Bad Word

When it comes to discussing horse behavior, respect is a bad word. It's at the top of the list of words floating around the horse industry that can be misleading. We use

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Reins And Legs

Your reins and legs (and your seat and entire body) should all operate in unison when you ride. Too many of us are overusing the reins and underusing everything else.

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Evaluate Your Horse

If your horse has had some time off, or you’re riding an unfamiliar or young horse, it’s a good idea to evaluate him before you climb on. The most important thing

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What Is A Broke Horse?

There are many variations to the definition of a horse being ‘broke’. Those terms may mean something totally different to each person. It’s all in your individual perspective. What Is 'Broke'? The term

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Rider Mentality

A rider’s mentality can have a profound effect on their horse’s overall movement and behavior. The Sensitive Horse Because of his size, it’s easy to forget that a horse is an ultra

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Trust Your Horse

There’s a lot said about our horse trusting us, but not much about us trusting our horse. But your horse needs you to trust him.  Roadblocks To Trusting Your Horse Many people

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Shoulders And Hips

Shoulder and hip control are a crucial part of the foundation that should be built into every horse. It doesn’t matter whether you’re a performance rider or a trail rider

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