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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 9 - Saddle Tree Width

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

Charles Wilhelm shows the importance of Shoulder Control in cow work

Charles Wilhelm shows the importance of Shoulder Control in cow work.

How to Put Energy in the Lazy Horse

Is your horse dull and unresponsive to your leg aids? Charles demonstrates how to improve your forward cue for a better performance from your horse.

PDS Carl Hester Grande Saddle

Designed to maximize horse and rider performance, the PDS line offers a unique dressage saddle and tack collection developed in conjunction with dressage Olympian Carl...

Video: Tim McQuay at the Kentucky Reining Cup

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

Video: Emergency Stop Using a Pulley Rein

Watch this Certified Horsemanship Association video with Julie Goodnight demonstrating how to stop a horse with a pulley rein.

Jochen Schleese Saddle Fitting Tip - Is Your Saddle Causing Scapular Damage?

A saddle which may seemingly fit perfectly when the horse is standing still in the crossties may begin to shift when the horse begins to move.

Zoetis Introduces Quest Plus Deworming Gel

Protect your horse from parasites with Quest Plus, FDA-approved deworming gel.

Jochen Schleese Saddle Fitting Tip 6 - Saddle Length

A horse's shoulder and loin area should never carry any weight of a rider. Rider weight should be carried on the saddle support area only and never extending past the...

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.

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