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Webinar: Equine First Aid: How to Handle Common Emergencies

Watch this webinar on equine first aid presented by Jeff Hall, DVM, Equine Technical Services, Zoetis.

Types of Snaffle Bits with Charles Wilhelm

Not sure what bit to use? Charles walks you through the type of snaffle bits by explaining the different functions based on style, diameter, and metal.

Jochen Schleese Saddle Fitting Tip 8 - Saddle Tree Angle

Saddle Tree/Shoulder Angle: The panel tree points should be parallel to the shoulder angle to position saddle properly.

Colt Starting: Desensitize With Plastic Bags

This plastic-bag desensitizing will get your colt-or any other horse-less reactive and ready to ride.

Jochen Schleese Saddle Fitting Tip - Why Does My Saddle Shift Forward?

Beware - the saddle may be putting excess pressure on your horse’s lumbar area

Trail Riding in Great National Parks

Darley Newman of Equitrekking rides with Doug Smith, owner of Pony Express Tours, in the Haleakala Crater in Maui's Haleakala National Park | Photo by Chip...

The Nutritional Impact of Hay Quality

Hay quality is directly tied to horse health as hay makes up the bulk of a horse’s diet. Learn which factors can impact hay quality and nutrient content.

How to tie a Clinician Halter

The Professional's Choice team shows you the benefits of using a clinician halter in groundwork training and how to correctly tie the halter to maximaize effectiveness.

Jochen Schleese Saddle Fitting Tip - Female Riders in ‘male’ saddles. That’s a challenge.

These are the facts. The majority of riders today are women, and the majority of saddles on the market are designed for men by men.

Soft-Ride Equine Comfort Boots

Help your horse be more comfortable on the road. See how the Soft-Ride Comfort Boot from Soft-Ride works!

Saddle Fitting Tip: From Backache to Slipped Discs – Challenges Faced by Female Riders

Many professional female riders have experienced backache – from simple aching after riding all the way to slipped discs and other permanent issues.

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