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Bob Avila: Elements of a Broke Horse How to Transition

In this video we get some special tips on how Bob takes care of his horses. This is a teaser from Bobs Video "Elements of A Broke Horse".

Trophies Unveiled for 2010 World Equestrian Games

July 22, 2010 -- The trophies and medals for the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games will showcase the bluegrass area.

Jochen Schleese Saddle Fitting Tip - How is a Saddle Custom Made for the Rider?

True ‘custom’ saddles are customized in the tree (structural chassis) of the saddle.  Consider these criteria for achieving optimal fit to the rider....

Video: Emergency Stop Using a Pulley Rein

Watch this Certified Horsemanship Association video with Julie Goodnight demonstrating how to stop a horse with a pulley rein.

The Original Mane 'n Tail Shampoo and the Original Conditioner

The dynamic duo that gets horses' coats, manes, and tails down to the skin clean and conditioned! A well-groomed horse leaves a lasting impression.

Creating a Better Stop

Charles Wilhelm shows how to get a better stop from your horse and the walk, trot and canter.

Jochen Schleese Saddle Fitting Tip - Traumatizing Your Horse?

The physical signs of saddle fit trauma are more easily apparent than the psychological signs. Signs that your horse is in pain include head tossing, bucking, stumbling,...

Fitting a Rope Halter on a Horse by the Certified Horsemanship Association

This video will explain how to correctly put on and fit a rope halter on a horse.

How-To Fit a Helmet for Horseback Riding Video by the Certified Horsemanship Association

Keep your head on straight! How-to fit a helmet for horseback riding by the Certified Horsemanship Association

Desensitizing your horse's legs, feet, and face

Charles Wilhelm shows the basics of desensitizing your horse's legs, feet and face.

Jochen Schleese Saddle Fitting Tip - Unwanted Behaviors? Check for Saddle Pinching

The trapezius, the rhomboids and the spinales muscles all converge in your horse’s wither area. One could liken the withers area to a distributor cap since it...

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