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Jochen Schleese Saddle Fitting Tip - Wither Clearance and the Developing Horse

This month Jochen talks about Saddle Fit and the Developing Horse.

How To Pick a Horse's Hoof

A how-to video from the Certified Horsemanship Association showing the basic steps for picking out, or cleaning, a horse's hoof.

Charles Wilhelm Demonstrates the Benefits of Lunging Over Poles

Don't have time to ride? You can still use this effective groundwork exercise to engage your horse mentally and physically.

Creating a Better Stop

Charles Wilhelm shows how to get a better stop from your horse and the walk, trot and canter.

Professional's Choice SMB Elite Medicine Boot

The SMB Elite Sports Medicine Boot and the Ballistic Overreach Boot are a perfect combination for horse safety. Myhorse.com examines both.

How-to: Braid a Tail Bun

Learn how to put your horse's tail up in a bun for wintertime.

Jochen Schleese Saddle Fitting Tip 2 - Wither Clearance

Clearance at the withers should be 2-3 fingers for normal withers, mutton withers will have more clearance, and high withers will have less clearance. Clearance should be...

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.

Trophies Unveiled for 2010 World Equestrian Games

July 22, 2010 -- The trophies and medals for the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games will showcase the bluegrass area.

Video: Understanding Equine Laminitis: How Does Laminitis Or Founder Affect Your Horse?

Laminitis is a complex disease that can have many causes, including Equine Metabolic Syndrome and Cushing's Disease or "PPID." It is crucial to develop an understanding...

Video: Acute Laminitis

Can you recognize acute laminitis symptoms? How can you help your horse if he has equine laminitis or displays acute laminitis symptoms? In this video from the Animal...

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