Riding & Training

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Clinton Anderson Tour Stop: Williamston, NC

One of our contributors blogs about attending an Anderson clinic.

Teaching Your Horse to Drag Objects - Part 1 promo image

Teaching Your Horse to Drag Objects - Part 1

Charles Wilhelm Training shows you how to introduce the rope to your horse in order to safely and successfully prepare him to drag objects.

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How to Put Energy in the Lazy Horse

Does your horse need a wake up call? Learn how to put energy in the lazy horse with Charles Wilhelm Training

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How to Pony Your Horse

Know how to properly pony your horse with Charles Wilhelm Training

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Preparing for Trail Obstacles

Are you ready to get outside? Learn how to prepare your horse for trail obstacles with Charles Wilhelm Training

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Charles Wilhelm - How to Fix the "Cinchy" Horse

Are you introducing a young horse to the saddle? Or does your riding horse have a bad attitude when you tack up? Make sure your saddle fits correctly and practice this exercise to keep your horse from becoming "cinchy."

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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.

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Solving Pull Back Problems with Charles Wilhelm

Learn how to solve pull back problems with Charles Wilhelm Training

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Charles Wilhelm Explains the Rein Aids

Your hands are a key aid in communicating with your horse. Charles demonstrates some common mistakes and teaches you how to use your hands correctly and effectively.

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Charles Wilhelm - Trailer Loading Part 1

Teaching your horse to load in the trailer doesn't start at the back of a trailer. Charles demonstrates how to first establish a forward cue and gain control of the horse's feet.

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Charles Wilhelm Demonstrates the Benefits of Lunging Over Poles

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

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Charles Wilhelm shows how to start your horse on crossing objects

Charles Wilhelm shows how to start your horse on crossing objects, using a blue tarp.

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Charles Wilhelm shares tips for lunging your horse

Round and round we go! Make lunging smooth sailing with these tips from Charles Wilhelm Training

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Gallop Poll: Started a Colt?

Share your thoughts for our next Gallop Poll!

Desensitizing your horse's legs, feet, and face promo image

Desensitizing your horse's legs, feet, and face

No fireworks here! Learn how to desensitize your horse's legs, feet, and face with Charles Wilhelm Training

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Creating a Better Stop

Better brakes! Creating a nicer stop from your horse and the walk, trot and canter with Charles Wilhelm Training

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Charles Wilhelm shows the importance of Shoulder Control in cow work

Learn about the importance of shoulder control in cow work from Charles Wilhelm Training

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Charles Wilhelm shows how to introduce your horse to the mechanical cow

Introducing your horse to a mechanical cow from Charles Wilhelm Training

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How to Back Up Your Horse

Take it back now! Learn how to back up your horse with Charles Wilhelm Training