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Jochen Schleese Saddle Fitting Tip - Reading the Sweat Pattern and Dry Spots

Sweat marks occur in areas where there is friction and air circulation. Why do we see a sweat pattern where the saddle sits? The horse’s back actually has only a...

Zoetis Introduces Domosedan Gel

Learn more about this safe, effective sedative for horses from Zoetis.

Better Bathing Tips

Rubba-dub-dub: Learn these better bathing tips from Absorbine

Handling the Spooking Horse

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

Video: Ride the Trot Lengthening

If you're like many First Level dressage riders, trot lengthenings may seem to be a matter of talent--some horses lengthen more naturally and easily than others--or luck,...

Jochen Schleese Saddle Fitting Tip 7 - Saddle Straightness

A saddle should not fall off to one side when viewed from the front or back. Tree points should be positioned behind both scapuale (shoulder blades).

Mane 'n Tail Shine-On

A true shine: How to use Mane 'n Tail Shine-On from Straight Arrow

Mane 'n Tail Hoofmaker

Hoof Care for Horses: How to use Mane 'n Tail Hoofmaker

Charles Wilhelm - Trailer Loading Part 2

Successful trailer loading depends on correct timing of pressure and release.

Solving Pull Back Problems with Charles Wilhelm

Using a clip with drag gives the horse relief, but not release, when he tries to pull back.

Webinar: Gymnastics To Solve Common Jumping Problems

This free webinar with eventing legend Jim Wofford and upper-level rider Sharon White will teach you exercises to solve the most common (and frustrating) jumping...

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Saddle and Strength

Introduction: Saddle and Strength

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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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