One: The horse should move through the back. Two: The back should be nicely muscled. Many riders share these goals. But exactly which muscles form the horses back?
Autumn is here, whether we like it or not! Are you also thinking about how you can offer your horse some variety in lunging training right now?
wehorse now has ground work training videos with Kathrin Roida! The trainer works in Fürstenfeldbruck in Bavaria, Germany and has acquired her knowledge mainly through Manuel Jorge de Oiveira, Marc de Broissia, Dr Gerd Heuschmann and Anja Beran. In her training videos, she demonstrates basic ground work...
There is great value to a successful start in a horse’s training, which is why Uta Gräf and her husband Stefan Schneider dedicate so much attention to this phase.
This is Part 2 of young horse training at Gut Rothenkircherhof.
No horse is born completely symmetrical. Asymmetry poses no problems for natural activities like running and grazing.
A well-fitting saddle is worth its weight in gold!
Cavaletti exercises are a great opportunity for horses of all ages and levels to get in some gymnastic work.
If you are concerned with correct lunging, you will quickly encounter dogmatic disputes. With side reins or without, on the bit or not, with a bridle or a cavesson? In fact, there are several systems for lunging horses, and as different as they are, so varied is...