interferes with the legs
Muscle tightening in the girth area can cause a horse discomfort and, therefore, affect the quality of the horse. I want to tell you how to identify the corresponding problem and solve it.
Your horse never had bad habits under the saddle, was responsive and set to cooperate, but suddenly changed – began to hold your ears and back back when you ask her to go forward? She refuses to gallop, and is it difficult to lift from the right foot? She is not limping, but you see that something is wrong with her? What is going on? Continue reading
For many riders to ride bareback along the shore of a pond on a hot summer day is a very attractive prospect. An amazing, fabulous picture … only if the horse enters the water with pleasure. And if not?
“A water barrier can be one of the most frustrating and dangerous obstacles in your horse’s life,” says Pat Parelli.
Many horses are skeptical of crossing the water, unless of course this is not their usual occupation. Horses are true survival experts, and they are extremely susceptible to changes in their environment. Water can make even a confident horse doubt, because it is difficult for her to determine the depth. Continue reading