Advice

Makeover Your Hard-to-Catch Horse

Pat Parelli offers insight into why a horse might be hard to catch, and how to change his behavior for a more enjoyable relationship.



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Vet Call 911

Learn about the 10 most common horse emergencies—and when it’s time to call for a lights-and-siren response from your vet…or not.



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Locks of Love

Untangle the secret to your horse’s flowing tresses with these do’s and don’ts.



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Gift Ideas for Riders

Fun to give, great to get, these gift inspirations will help you delight every rider on your list.



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Leads to Perfection

Pro Carol Metcalf teaches you how to nail your leads—every time—by setting yourself and your horse up correctly.



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Repurposed Dish Brush

Though mud and muck might be your wintertime reality, don't let that get in the way of clean white points. Here's how to clean up whites quickly for a late season event.



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Saddle Up, Students!

Learn what today’s collegiate equestrian teams offer and how you can prepare, while still in high school, to seize their opportunities.



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Chore Charts Keep Busy Barns in Order

Barn organizational charts make caring for your horses a breeze.



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The Little Horse That Could

Sometimes cost and pedigree and professional training aren’t what make the difference. Sometimes it’s what’s inside that counts.



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Editor's Pick: Veterinary Care for the Perfect Horse

Can you tell the difference between a healthy horse and one that’s not quite right? A comprehensive understanding of proper horse care and maintenance will help you ensure that your horse is happy and in tip-top shape. Read our October 2014 Editor's Pick.



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Stay-Cool Items for Summertime Comfort

Ride comfortably this summer with gear designed to keep you cool and dry, from your head to your toes.



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Help Your Horse Find His ‘Spot’

This simple exercise encourages your horse to learn self-carriage.



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Cash It In!

Declutter your barn, closet, tack room, and trailer by selling what you no longer need. Here’s help for getting those goods on the market and gone.



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Gain Speed Without Sacrificing Control

Mike Berg discusses tactics for slowly building speed in a horse that usually bolts when asked to pick up the pace.



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Horizontal Hoof Cracks Demystified

A reader asks about the causes, treatment, and prevention of horizontal cracks in her horse’s hooves.



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