Advice

Parade-Proof Your Horse

These de-spook strategies are essential if you plan to ride in a parade, plus they’re excellent training for any horse.



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5 Rules for Feeding Wisely

Feeding for good health doesn’t have to be complicated. Just follow these simple rules.



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Every Minute Counts

Every single minute you spend with your horse is meaningful; it can be positive or negative. You want to build plenty of positive experiences to help you and your horse work as a team to your fullest...



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'Buddy' Problems on the Trail

Does your horse display "buddy behavior" on the trail? Does he get anxious and misbehave if you ask him to move beyond or away from one or more of his equine friends? This is a common...



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Mare Has Trouble Breathing

Q: I have a 13-year-old blue roan Paint mare. Recently she's begun having problems breathing. Not all the time, but frequently she seems to be having an asthma attack. We've been giving...


Mar 31, 2014

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Gloves for Riding and Barn Work

Tips for choosing gloves for use in the barn.



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9 Tips for a Long, Lovely Tail

Follow these strategies, and you’ll help your horse grow the longest, most beautiful tail his genes will allow.



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The Height of the Matter

Springtime is a great time to measure your horse for registration or record purposes. Here is an understandable explanation of how to measure a horse's weight and height with a tape...



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10 Tips for Hot Trips

Planning a summer trip that involves a long haul? Learn what it takes to keep your horse safe on the road when temperatures soar.



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Gallop Poll: Fan of Cow Horse Boxing?

Share your thoughts for our Gallop Poll!



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Seven Steps to Better, Easier Stall Mucking

It’s no one’s favorite job, but here’s how to save time and maximize results cleaning stalls.



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Blanket Care

You’ve invested hundreds, maybe even thousands of dollars in outfitting your horse with sheets, coolers, stable blankets, and turnouts. You’ve painstakingly chosen colors and styles,...



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Reiner With No Trainer

Courtney Boesch “won the world” her first time out, on her own. Here’s the story behind this amateur’s remarkable AQHA World Show victory.



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Gallop Poll: How do you use Pinterest?

Share your thoughts for our Gallop Poll!



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