If you’re ready to put foot to stirrup, here’s a treasure trove of valuable tips on learning to ride, owning a horse, the costs involved, and getting the whole family on board.
Identify your problem, then use these strategies to get back on your way toward your goals.
Looking for a new trail horse? Here are six key questions to ask the owner from top trainer/clinician Julie Goodnight.
Putting an old horse ?out to pasture? is unnecessary and even unwise. Instead, consider his needs as well as your own and craft a customized retirement plan that keeps him active and content.
Tightened your belt, but still hungry for fun? Check out these appealing, affordable horsey activities that won't hurt your budget.
The competition takes place July 26-29 at the Virginia Horse Center in Lexington, VA. Seven different disciplines will be contested.
On her 16th birthday, Kristie Allison chose a horse over a '67 Mustang--and her life was forever changed.
America's Horse Daily has answers as to why your horse won't stand still for you to mount.
What to focus on during your first month?s worth of rides on your horse.
Ranch kids get well acquainted with hard work, traditions?-and a whole lot of freedom and fun. Courtesy AQHA's America's Horse Daily
Kristie Allison's scheme to combine sledding and riding does not work out exactly as planned.
World champion trainer Sandy Collier shares horse training secrets in her book, "Reining Essentials: How to Excel in Western?s Hottest Sport," adapted for Horse&Rider magazine.
How easy is it to pick up the correct lead? Much easier if you think like a horse.
Teach your horse to control his spooky behavior by working him on an obstacle course with Linda Tellington-Jones's help.
Pointers on changing your methods if your horse is difficult to catch.
AQHA Professional Horseman Bennie Sargent shows you how to achieve power steering. From the AQHA's America's Horse Daily.
Improve the bond of trust between you and your horse for enhanced trail riding performance using TTouch with Linda Tellington-Jones.
Paula Hitzler of My Horse University discusses how to handle your horse if another horse is loose around him.
Learn to be safer and more polite on the trail. Advice from America's Horse Daily.
Here is a nod to the instrumental individuals who teach newcomers the ins and outs of horses. The things we learn from our mentors are never forgotten but passed on to new generations. From America's Horse Daily.
Get a handle on your riding related fears, with this 10-step self-help program from a sports psychologist.
The late Bill Van Norman wrote a series of articles in America?s Horse about the time-honored vaquero training methods. Those vaqueros had to be pretty resourceful, as Bill tells us about here.