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This is a good explanation of why I don't allow many treats and avoid handfeeding. It creates bad behaviors!
horsenetwork.com It was a lovely morning as I pulled up to the barn. From the car I could see several happy horse heads sticking out of their stalls, including my own horse, who gave me a whinny as a greeting. As I sat there, unbuckling my seat belt and gathering my things, I could hear it…that Continued
Just as you wouldn't pet a strange dog, please ask about petting horses!
thehorseaholic.com One woman’s answer to the question, “Why Do You pay so much money for your kids to do horse riding?”. “One of my friends asked “Why do you pay so much money for your k…
Good info for our young riders!
dressagetoday.com Young equestrians today have more opportunities than ever before to make riding part of their college experience. Before you begin the scholarship search, it is important to understand the various
Another article on the benefits of horseback riding. Don't forget that the exercise doesn't stop at actually riding! There's so much care, mucking stalls, sweeping, turning out, blanketing, walking, lunging, the list goes on...
healthfitnessrevolution.com Before we all had cars to drive in, people used horses to get around, and almost everyone was taught to care and ride a horse. Today, our dependence on these large mammals is non-existent and horseback riding has become recreational. There are many obvious health benefits to riding, including strong…
[10/19/15] Had a fun morning teaching an unmounted lesson about colic and how to take equine vital signs. If a horse is looking uncomfortable it is important to get a heart rate, temperature, respiration, and check gum color and capillary refill. This can give us clues as to what sort of shape the horse is really in.
Horses are fun, and help your health too!
healthfitnessrevolution.com Before we all had cars to drive in, people used horses to get around, and almost everyone...
UPDATE: Due to the generosity of the Crystal Forsell Dressage Team, our unmounted lesson on January 3rd raised enough funds for one session scholarship plus more for Xenophon Therapeutic Riding Center! Thank you everybody for your support!
Some proof for what we already know...
equusmagazine.com A study at Washington State University (WSU) is the first evidence-based research within the field of human-equine interaction to measure a change in participants’ saliva levels of the stress hormone, cortisol.
www.horsecollaborative.com Rupert Isaacson and His “Horse Boy Method” Meet with Claudine Pelletier-Milet, Author of RIDING ON THE AUTISM SPECTRUM. “On one occasion, Steven was as usual carried away with the thrill of riding,” Claudine Pelletier-Milet writes in her book RIDING ON THE AUTISM SPECTRUM. “He leaped off without l…
Horseback riding is fun exercise!
dressagetoday.com What's the best way to introduce childen to dressage? Dressage coach and clinician, Deborah Lockemeyer, explains how the equitation pyramid found in the USDF Training Manual provides a guide for the rider's development from beginner to accomplished dress
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