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Tom McGuiness Celebrates 30 Years with His Lucky Charm: Horseware Ireland

Tom McGuiness, CEO of Horseware Ireland, is the quintessential Irishman with a ready smile and thick Irish brogue. We spoke to him in his self-proclaimed “cockpit” in his Wellington,...

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The Oft-Forgotten Bot

She may be doing a good imitation, but that hairy black-and-yellow insect buzzing around your horse’s front legs is not a bee. It’s a female horse bot fly, intent on “gluing” her eggs to the most advantageous spots.

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Melanie Smith Taylor: Schooling Over Fences

This Olympic gold medalist shares her system to help your horse move in balance before and after a fence and jump in correct form.

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Steps of Teaching Capriole

How is this haute-ecole movement taught and why is it so rarely seen?

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