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Handling the Spooking Horse

Charles helps rider Alana to work through her horse's fear and flight reaction to an obstacle in the arena.

First Trot and Lope

In the final lesson of this series, you'll learn how to trot and lope a colt during that important first ride.

Jochen Schleese Saddle Fitting Tip - Saddle Fit for Women

Riding shouldn’t hurt. Unfortunately many women are riding in saddles made for men, which cause discomfort and pain. Many female riders and saddle fitters are not aware...

Grooming For Competition With ShowSheen - Shine

Who doesn't love that show-day shine? Grooming for competition with ShowSheen - Shine from Absorbine

Jochen Schleese Saddle Fitting Tip - 15 Factors Affecting Saddle Fit!

Jochen Schleese explains why he wrote his book "Suffering in Silence" and speaks about his Professional background.

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.

Catching a Horse in a Herd

This video will show how to safely and effectively catch a horse in a herd. It will talk about horse herd dynamics, pecking order, how to halter and lead correctly and...

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.

Webinar: Laminitis Lessons with Don Walsh, DVM

Watch a webinar on lamintis presented by equine laminitis specialist Don Walsh, DVM. Don Walsh, a equine lamintis specialist, presented useful information to help horse...

Grooming For Competition With ShowSheen - Whitening

White and Bright: Grooming for competition with ShowSheen - Whitening from Absorbine

Mane 'n Tail Mineral Ice

How to use: Mane 'n Tail Mineral Ice from Straight Arrow

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Get Out Of Your Head And Into Your Body

Spending some time learning to separate fact from fiction and truth from "mounted mythology" can

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It’s In There, Dorothy

It’s just so easy to get caught up in what we think others think, what others actually say — and

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Find Your Spot

The challenge of riding well is finding that sweet spot of connection between our horse’s center of

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