Character types: horses sensitive and too accommodating
Equal horses do not exist, and it is not only a matter of “external” characteristics (exterior, breed, gender). Of great importance is the fact that “inside”. In this article, I…

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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…

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Analyze: added lynx
Lynx is a push-pull gait with a hanging phase. This is the most energy-efficient way of moving a horse to cover long distances. The legs of the diagonal pair should…

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Sound production

Save the horse from overwork!

Save the horse from overwork!
You worked hard to get your horse in good shape by the start of the season and take part in several tournaments. At first, everything went well, but now you notice that the horse is not so retired under the saddle as before, it seems more irritable and less inclined to cooperate. Neither food nor walks bring her past pleasure. All these are signs of recycling.

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Horse Riding Rules

Due to the fact that the arena is a rectangle, they ride in it as if in a vicious circle. This leads to the fact that when moving in the same direction, the horse and the rider have to take an uneven load on parts of his body, so when riding in the arena it is necessary to change the direction of movement more often.

Changing the direction of movement of the horses is carried out through the middle of the arena from one wall to another at a right angle, diagonally, by race or by turning in place. (Horse riding rules). Continue reading

Caspian horse

The Caspian breed is very ancient, possibly the oldest breed in Asia.
The Caspian (or Mazenderan) horse, probably the oldest in Asia, is found on the frescoes of the Persians as early as 1200 BC. e. These horses are extremely rare, on the verge of extinction, for a long time it was believed that they became extinct. In 1960, there were about fifty of them, due to the fact that they are scattered over a large area, it is difficult to talk about their thoroughbredness.
Even before the Romans built the first of their famous roads for marching armies, the Persians did their best to build wide and straight dirt roads (they were constantly kept in order for couriers with urgent messages and regularly visiting their provincial heads). Continue reading

Protein in a horse's diet
Protein in a horse's diet After water, protein is the most common substance in the horse's body, from the brain to the hooves. Protein is not only muscle mass. These…

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Horse Feeding Diet
One of the main conditions for rational horse breeding is feeding horses a ration. The animal’s body consists of various organic, mineral substances and water. It can replenish the substances…

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We analyze: work on the cord (lynx) and the improvement of the top line of the horse
Cord work is a great way to improve the horse's top line. Without the burden of the rider’s weight, the horse can easily find a rhythmic, relaxed and balanced way…

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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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