LUNGING AS A CROOKEDNESS-BANISHING Part of Training

On the Hay-Net’s Equestrian Advice page, one member have recently asked a question about loose schooling and mentioned that her horse lunges well but it can get repetitive and boring. You can see my own and some other replies to her HERE but as it’s quite a common issue with many horse owners I expanded … Continue reading LUNGING AS A CROOKEDNESS-BANISHING Part of Training

Show Me How You Walk and I Will Tell You How You Ride

Before we start, it is important to note, this post considers able bodied riders.  Make a little experiment… Set a video camera running and walk towards it and away from it. Then do the same side-ways. The same jogging and the same “skipping” as if you were cantering on your own feet (you might want … Continue reading Show Me How You Walk and I Will Tell You How You Ride