Horse Articles

Horse articles featuring health care, riding and training from EQUUS, Dressage Today, Practical Horseman, Horse&Rider, The Trail Rider, Horse Journal, American Cowboy, Spin to Win Rodeo, Stable Management, and EquiManagement.

Feel the Footfalls

Improve your feel so you can tell which lead or diagonal you’re on without looking.

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Create a Confident Mindset

When you feel uneasy on your horse, these strategies will help you ‘fake it ’til you make it.’

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Broaden Your Horizons

Adding an event to your repertoire elevates your skills, keeps your horse interested, and gives you new goals to set.

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Promoting Weight Gain After Illness

What’s the best way to help a gelding recovering from illness gain back the weight he lost?

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The Swinging Back by Helen Langehanenberg

When a horse’s back is not yet supple and loose, the rider feels that she’s being thrown out of the saddle. It’s difficult to sit and the rider can’t swing in the rhythm of the horse. In that case, the hind legs work separately from the middle of

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Activate Your Horse’s Motor

Demanding activity is one way for an instructor to guide a rider toward finding correct impulsion. Think of the horse’s hind legs as the motor. The motor naturally pushes the horse forward in motion. When you add activity to the hind legs with your

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Mane 'n Tail Spray 'n White

No more yellow! Watch how to use Mane 'n Tail Spray 'n White from Straight Arrow

Stories of Greatness: Michele McLeod, Barrel Racing

Top barrel racer and Purina Ambassador Michele McLeod is featured in the third Stories of Greatness installment.

The Original Mane 'n Tail Shampoo and the Original Conditioner

The dynamic duo that gets horses' coats, manes, and tails down to the skin clean and conditioned! A well-groomed horse leaves a lasting impression.

SMx Air Ride Saddle Pad

In this video from Professional's Choice, learn about the benefits of SMx Air Ride Pads and how to correctly fit them under your saddle.

Charles Wilhelm - Trailer Loading Part 2

Successful trailer loading depends on correct timing of pressure and release.

How To Pick a Horse's Hoof

A how-to video from the Certified Horsemanship Association showing the basic steps for picking out, or cleaning, a horse's hoof.

Mane 'n Tail Shine-On

A true shine: How to use Mane 'n Tail Shine-On from Straight Arrow

Grooming For Competition With ShowSheen - Detangling

Want that drop-dead gorgeous tail in the ring? Polish your grooming skills for competition with ShowSheen - Detangling from Absorbine

How to begin round penning a young horse

Charles Wilhelm shows how to start a young horse in the round pen, the equipment to use and some basic exercises.

Jochen Schleese Saddle Fitting Tip - Selecting a Saddle Right for You

Enjoy the latest video excerpt on Choosing the Right Saddle for You - A Helpful Checklist!

CSI Saddle Pads

MyHorse takes a look at CSI Saddle Pads. They utilize technology unlike any other saddle pad on the market. Check out this video to learn what this Missouri-based company...

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