Horse Care Resources

Getting to Know Our Advertisers: Q&A with Kerrits Equestrian

Here is what Kerrits founder and owner Kerri Kent had to say about her company:



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Fear: A Necessary (But Manageable) Part of Riding

Sports psychologist Jenny Susser explains how to deal with fear as related to riding.



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Enjoying the Older Horse

Advancing in age is not generally honored or valued in our society and this attitude carries over to our perception of the older horse. In this article, I hope to dispel the notion that the older horse should be automatically retired or overlooked as a suitable candidate for purchase. Older horses can be rewarding to ride, care for and share one’s life with. They are frequently sounder, wiser, mor



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The Bitless Bridle Debate

The drive to allow bitless bridles in dressage picks up steam—and controversy.



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Many Miles Make a Rider

Always up for a new adventure and a fresh challenge, a versatile young horsewoman keeps proving she’s got what it takes.



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Share the Benefits of Horseback Riding

We all have our reasons for why we ride. There are concrete reasons and more abstract reasons for why we dedicate our time, our money and sometimes our lives to these beautiful animals. For the...



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3 Tips to Glue You in That Saddle

Here are three exercises to supercharge your security in the saddle and mold you into a more effective rider. (Bonus: You’ll look great!)



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How to Age a Horse by its Teeth

No papers? No problem!



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Upcycle Your Feed Sacks

Before you toss out these everyday items, check out the many ways you can re-use them.



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Exploring Equine Education

A look at collegiate programs that allow students to combine a passion for horses with academics



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Self-Lifting Feet

Pat Parelli shares the steps to overcome resistance when picking up a horse’s feet.



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Lessons Learned in Pony Club Save a Life

One young rider used what she learned in Pony Club to help her horse survive a colic episode.



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Holiday Gift Guide

The holiday shopping season is upon us! To help get you started, we’ve rounded up 23 gift ideas for the horsepeople on your list. Shop for the barn buddies and kids on your list, decorate your home, stuff those stockings, and don’t forget your special equine friend.



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Gift Ideas for Riders

Fun to give, great to get, these gift inspirations will help you delight every rider on your list.



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Off the Track to Over Fences: Priscilla Godsoe

So you just brought a Thoroughbred into your life—but can he do what you think he can? The Thoroughbred is a very versatile breed, and when I say this, I mean that the personality, the "blood,"...



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