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How to begin round penning a young horse

Charles Wilhelm shows how to start a young horse in the round pen, the equipment to use and some basic exercises.

Lexol Leather Care Products

Lexol is the most trusted name in leather care. The Lexol family of leather care products is carefully formulated to maintain the beauty and durability of all types of...

How To Apply Hooflex Magic Cushion

A step-by-step guide to pack a hoof with the therapeutic hoof packing Magic Cushion. This how-to shows packing the hoof then using an over-wrap and also a method for...

How to Safely Work Around Your Horse in Cross Ties

The Certified Horsemanship Association shows you how to safely work around your horse in cross ties

Video: Tim McQuay at the Kentucky Reining Cup

We caught up with Tim McQuay at the 2013 Kentucky Reining Cup.

Video: Chronic Laminitis and Founder

In this video from the Animal Health Foundation, Dr. Walsh explains chronic laminitis and current methods of hoof mechanics to support damaged feet. He explains abnormal...

SMx Air Ride Saddle Pad

In this video from Professional's Choice, learn about the benefits of SMx Air Ride Pads and how to correctly fit them under your saddle.

Selecting a Rope: Part I

Al Benson of Fast Back Ropes discusses how you should spend the time in selecting the right rope for you and your swing. Learn about different rope options that Fast Back...

Jochen Schleese Saddle Fitting Tip - Ladies…Don’t Settle for a Saddle that Hurts

Why do so many female riders have back problems, slipped disc, or issues with L4, L5 vertebrae?  Why do female riders have difficulty achieving correct position...

Jochen Schleese Saddle Fitting Tip 9 - Saddle Tree Width

The tree width should be wide enough for the saddle to fit when the horse is in movement.

Jochen Schleese Saddle Fitting Tip - Do Saddle Pads Improve Saddle Fit?

Many riders believe if they use an extra thick saddle pad this will help the horse’s back when they notice pressure points or sensitivity along the horse’s spine. This...

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