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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,...

Charles Wilhelm - Trailer Loading Part 2

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

Mach 4 Rope by Fast Back Ropes

The Mach 4 is a four-strand, 100% Nylon head rope. Used by beginners to experts alike, the Mach 4 is a good all-season rope that works well in the cold. Find out more...

How to size and use a VenTECH Cinch

In this video from Professional's Choice, learn to correctly size and use a VenTECH Cinch. In addition, discover the benefits of the breathable lining that removes for...

Saddle Fitting Tip: Where Exactly Should My Saddle Sit?

There are a lot of opinions out there where exactly a saddle should sit correctly, and it may depend somewhat on the discipline you are riding in, the fact remains that...

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.

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.

Reducing Stress and Desensitizing a Horse

Learn how to build horses' confidence and alleviate stress and fear in their lives.

Mane 'n Tail Concentrated Detangler 'n Shine

The solution for tangle & knot free manes & tails… Concentrated Detangler ‘n Shine benefits: Detangles for easy removal of burrs and other debris while repelling...

Mane 'n Tail -Our Story: Commitment to Quality

'Our Commitment to Quality'

Video: How to Do An Emergency Dismount

Watch this video from the Certified Horsemanship Association (CHA) on how to do an emergency dismount.

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