We teach a horse to upset
We teach a horse to upset Have you ever found yourself in a situation where the ability of a horse to calmly and smoothly lay back was extremely necessary? At…

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How smart is your horse?
This article is transferable. Andrew McLean played a leading role in training horse owners around the world, in particular, he tried to convey how horses think. This article appeared in…

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Learning to understand horses
According to psychologists, the bulk of communication problems arise due to misunderstanding. Communication with horses is no exception. Only, if in the case of people it usually leads to a…

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Cross Fit for Horses – Through Variety to Progress

Daily routine is addictive, monotony inhibits development, progress. Cross-training (or cross-fit) of a horse will help you step in the right direction. Not only that, he will not let the horse get bored and will reduce the risk of injury due to constantly repeated exercises. It will contribute to the full development of the horse’s body.

Studies have shown that the emancipation of the horse and the improvement of its physical form are directly related to the variety of its training, changes in types of activity. Cross-training should not be difficult or time-consuming, but should be consistent – only then you can take advantage of it.

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We train a horse through narrow spaces
We train a horse through narrow spaces The exercise I want to talk about will help you steer your horse through narrow spaces without moving. Horses are claustrophobic in nature…

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Protein in a horse's diet
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Ingrid Klimke about the start of work with foals
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Reportage: lessons from the senior rider of the Spanish Riding School
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