One thing that everyone who is learning how to ride needs to perfect is tightening up your lower leg and deepening your seat in the saddle. This is an easy and fun exercise to work on improving this aspect of your riding.
Meet Romeo. Romeo is one of the favorites around our farm. He is a go-to for everything...Pony rides, lessons, camp, trail rides. He is a great all around horse that is basically as unflappable as a horse can get.
Horses use their sense of touch to learn about their environment, to communicate, and to socialize, and as a defense against predators. A horse's sense of touch is more highly developed than peoples.
Coaching a horse quiz bowl team or just for fun around the barn, these are some horse questions you never thought to ask.
Argo is the beloved Palomino horse belonging to Xena, Warrior Princess. Through thick and thin this talented steed, played mainly by a horse called Tilly, is there for Xena whenever she needs her. Carrying Xena into battle accompanied by that...
Another photo critique, a little unconventional. A bareback ride when the footing was terrible. Proof that there is always something to learn with horses! No matter whether you are doing a serious ride or a playing around in the slop!
Hernando Cortez brought horses ashore in Mexico in 1519. The name mustang comes from the word mesteno, which means wild or stray. The horses survived the harsh trip across the sea which proves the stamina. Today the mustang is a protected animal,...
Learn about the Scottish pony that inhabits in the Scottish Isles and also known as the Sheltie to the locals.
"Swayback" or lordosis in horses.
Tips for choosing the best saddle for you and your horse. Discount saddles offered for sale.