horse breeds

Types of Horse Stuff

If your horse is prone to back pain and doesn’t feel comfortable in its saddle, it might be time to buy a new saddle pad. Many options are available, from the thickest wool pads to the thinnest vinyl or plastic.

Continue Reading
Western Leather Horse Saddle

What Are the Different Types of Horse Saddles?

When shopping for an English horse saddle, you must first know how to measure your body. This can be accomplished by sitting in a chair and measuring from the knee to the back of

Continue Reading
Horse Saddles

Important Considerations When Choosing Horse Saddles

Saddles are upholstered seats for the rider of a horse. A well-made saddle provides support and security and lets the rider sit over the animal’s point of balance. Saddles have many components, including a base frame, panels, flaps, and skirts.

Continue Reading
Riding the Unpredictable Horse

Riding the Unpredictable Horse

Whether you’re riding for recreation or you’re competing with your horse, we’ll be your resource for everything related to equine sports, including safety tips, training and more.

Continue Reading

Make Desensitizing Your Horse More Effective

Another technique to use for desensitizing your horse is counter-conditioning. This technique helps your horse avoid unpleasant stimuli by providing distractions.

Continue Reading

The History of Horse Blankets

Horse blankets have been used at ceremonies and other special occasions. The intention was actual use under a saddle, often with an added pad. The blanket also served to cover the pad for a better look for riding or for show. The blanket could be used when riding with no saddle or pad, serving as […]

Continue Reading

Do You Show Your Horse Love in The Winter?

Let us say winter is here and you’re warm and cozy by the fireplace, drinking the hot chocolate and reading a good book. Maybe you are enjoying some soothing music while ensconced in your favorite pajamas; all wrapped up comfortably in your soft blanket while the snow falls lightly outside. Mistreated Horse In Need Of […]

Continue Reading

How To Remove a Rope Halter With a Bridle On

Horse Training Equipment You can’t possibly complete horse training without the proper equipment. If this is your first time to train horses, you should get this equipment. Some of the equipment are bits, bridles, cinches or girths, halters, lead ropes, breast collars or headstalls, saddles, saddle pads, blankets, stirrups, spurs, spur straps, toys, cribbing, and […]

Continue Reading

Deluxe Roping Reins Video

When Do You Need Horse Equipment? Any prospective horse owner should know that your horse equipment is a necessity when you decide to buy a horse. Ask someone who already owns a horse and they’ll probably make it seem like owning a horse is quick and easy. Well, it can be if you start with […]

Continue Reading

How To Teach A Horse To Side Pass Video

Horse Trick Training Did you know that you can also teach horses tricks? Horse training also involves trick training. The experience can be fun for both the trainer and the horse. There are times when the usual training routine gets boring. You can amuse yourself by teaching your horse neat tricks. Training your horse to […]

Continue Reading

Saddles and Horse Blankets

They would seem to be a team anywhere, the saddles and horse blankets. Western saddles and horse blankets are a necessary couple. Not all saddles require the use of a horse blanket. Indeed, there is also padding which could eliminate the need for the horse blanket under a saddle. Choosing a Rope Halter video. Rope […]

Continue Reading

Horse Tack-Purchasing a Western Saddle Blanket

At first, it can seem like such a simple task, all you have to do is open that glossy horse supply and tack catalog that is laying on the table and purchase a new Western saddle pad. No problem. Just a few short seconds after opening the catalog you realize exactly how big a project […]

Continue Reading

Secrets to Successful Horse Training

Horse owners love to engage in horse races. However, how can you possibly win a race if the horse doesn’t obey you? Through proper horse training techniques, you can make your horse obey your commands on the dot. Untrained horses can be dangerous and it’s vital that you train them. You can’t teach old dogs […]

Continue Reading

What’s an Indian Hackamore?

Horse Training at a Given Age The training techniques employed during horse training depends on the age of the horse. What if you had a foal, a yearling, a weanling, 2-3-year-old horse, or above 5 years? Read on and you will find out. What’s an Indian Hackamore? Watch our video to find out. Training a […]

Continue Reading

Training a Spooky Horse

Even when you’re already a horse trainer, you should not stop learning about horses. Wild horses are not used to human presence. It can be very hard to train them especially if you lack patience and determination. Training a spooky horse is challenging but if you’re up to it, a wild horse is always waiting […]

Continue Reading

What Is Western Tack?

Western tack is also known as ‘cowboy tack’. There is a difference in some of the western tack as opposed to, say, English tack. The English, for instance, have different tack to accommodate their different usage and riding styles. Western tack is used more for the purpose of riding the range, in rodeo events, western […]

Continue Reading

Video: Securing the Reins for Lunging a Horse

Horse Training – Rearing Rearing a horse can be dangerous. It’s an undesirable situation that can put you and your horse in real danger. How can you stop horse rearing? There are lots of horse training resources out there but you don’t need to look anywhere else because the answer is already here. This video […]

Continue Reading

Horse Training Schools

If you want to become a good horse trainer, you should be able to attend horse training schools. Education is very important and this is also true with proper horse training. as you become a good trainer, you can also improve your riding skills. Video: How To Stop Rearing and Bucking – How to deal […]

Continue Reading

The Different Types of Horse Blankets and Sheets

If you look in any horse catalog or browse through the blanket section of any tack store you will immediately notice that there is a wide selection of several different types of blankets. To the uninitiated, the exact use for each of these blankets can be confusing. Video: Craig Memorial Equestrian Center riding in the […]

Continue Reading

Why Leg Wraps and Horse Blankets are Handy

Many items are needed to care for horses. Let’s explore two such items now. Suppose your horse needed added warmth? Would you just let it shiver and risk illness? No, you’d provide it with something called a horse blanket. Horse blankets are quite handy and can be used in many different ways, to benefit both […]

Continue Reading