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Slow Feeder

Your horse is a grazing animal with a digestive system evolved to process food in small portions up to 16 hours per day — conditions often hard to replicate when you’re on the...



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7 Top Tricks for Becoming a Fly Control Expert

Are flies putting your horse at risk for Strangles? STEP 1: Identify The Fly. How can improper fly trap use turn my fly problem into a nightmare? STEP 2: Select the Right...



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Out of (Saddle) Shape

Stay in riding shape through the winter with tips from rider-workout specialist Kelly Altschwager.



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Posting When Leg Yielding the Horse

The trot is a two-beat gait with a moment of suspension in between. Each beat is a diagonal pair—right hind and left front, left hind and right front. Traditionally, you are posting on the correct diagonal when you rise as the inside hind and outside front legs are in the air and sit when they are on the ground in the stance phase.



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