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Why the Small Moments Matter

Each moment with our horse requires attention. As we put on the halter. When our hand runs down the lead …

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Sit Deep

What does it really mean to “sit deep”?

What does it mean to sit deep? Common advice, but often poorly explained and understood. A rider’s seat is key …

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Does Your Saddle Fit You

5 Signs Your Saddle Doesn't Fit You

It is important that your saddle fits your horse well. Good saddle fit keeps the horse comfortable and avoids a …

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Is your horse a good fit for you?

What makes a great horse partner? How do you know if your horse is the best fit for you? Many …

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pelvis position

Most important body part for riding? How to use your pelvis for better riding

The pelvis is the largest and heaviest bone in our body. There are many attachment points from the muscular system …

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Problem Solving

My Problem Solving Framework – A 6 Step Process to Solve Any Problem

There are many solutions to any problem. But many solutions only treat the symptoms of the problem. A more leveraged …

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best from Better riding

How to Handle Spooking on the Trail

Riding down a wooded trail, across an open field, along a country lane, or across a rocky ridge – these …

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What Does it Mean to “Open Your Hip”?

Have you ever received the riding instruction of “open your hip” and not sure what it meant? Or have you …

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Why Do I Lose My Stirrups?

When your feet feel stable and “connected” to the stirrups, the rest of your riding can also improve. The stirrups …

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How to Stop Bouncing When You Ride

Do you ever feel as though you just cant get with the movement of your horse? Like you are just …

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How to Ride Posting Trot… the Skeletal View

Posting trot is a gait many riders struggle to learn and struggle to do well. It may feel difficult to …

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How to Ride a Lazy Horse

We all know the frustration of riding the so called “lazy” horse. No matter how hard we kick or cluck, …

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best from Training Ideas

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Why Smart Horses Get a Bad Rap

I love working with the so-called “problem horses”. They are the ones that have always made me better as a …

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5 Reasons Why Horses Behave Differently for Different People

Ever wondered why horses can behave so differently for different people? Perhaps you’ve been having a problem with your horse, …

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Solving Jumping Problems with Angelo Telatin

What causes the big 3 jumping problems? Refusals, run-outs, and rushing? Watch any lower level jumping class and you are …

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Helping the “Spooky” Horse – Four Factors to Consider

Many horses can be called “spooky”, they over-react to harmless things in their environment – a blowing leaf, a flapping …

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How to Stop Bad Behavior

Horses can do many things that are annoying, frustrating, or downright dangerous. Take Finn, the young horse who likes to …

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Are Dominance and Leadership Important in Horse Training?

When we are riding or working with horses, is it important to “be the boss?” Do we need to establish …

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best from Confidence Building

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Get Back on the Horse? 3 times NOT to do this

“Get back on the horse” isn’t just advice for riders, it’s become a saying for not giving up, being brave, …

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Falls Can Happen. Here's How to Prepare

When we climb onto the back of a horse with a mind and behaviors all it’s own, we are always …

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Why Fear is Meant to Help You, But How to Tell if it's Holding You Back

You’re out on a trail ride, walking through the grass along the fence line when your horse spots it – …

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“Stop overthinking and just ride!” – Tips to Get Out of Your Head

You’re about to go into the canter. Your instructor has asked you to trot to the far side of the …

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Finding “Flow” In Your Riding – Creating Peak Performance

Think of a time when you were completely immersed in what you were doing. You lost track of time and …

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What Keeps You Safe Around Horses

Safety is important for every rider. Even the most experienced among us can still have accidents. But there is one …

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best from Horse Care

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Why Do Horses Roll?

Have you ever finished grooming or bathing your horse, then turned them back out in their field only to watch …

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What Does That Mean? Subtle Signs of Stress in Your Horse

What do you do when you are stressed? Scratch your head, crack your knuckles, fidget with a pen, rub your …

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Going Through a Gate Safely

Accidents do not only happen while riding. They can happen at anytime, sometimes while doing the most mundane of tasks. …

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Giving an Eye Medication with Positive Reinforcement

It's an unfortunate part of horse care and ownership, but horses do get sick and injured. When they do, the …

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When to Blanket Your Horse

Blanketing is a tricky topic in horse care. As owners, we want to provide our horses with the best care …

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Tips for Administering Dewormer or Other Oral Medications

We've all had the pleasure of needing to give a dewormer or other type of oral medication to our horse …

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best from Horse & Life

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Connection – The Intersection of Awareness and Caring

What is connection? A word that is so commonly used, yet so widely interpreted.  It is essential but can be …

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These Yoga Poses Will Make You a Better Rider

I'll admit it, I love fitness. I believe that being in shape makes us better riders and I've been an …

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When it's​ just not working out – Selling a Horse

The first time you find these thoughts in your mind can be gut-wrenching.  “Is this ever going to work?” Maybe …

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The Horse is a Mirror of Our Emotions. Is This True?

The role of the horse in human life is changing. Horses are no longer needed for transportation, or for military. …

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Horse People Have Strong Opinions – why we all want to be right

The equestrian community is one of strong opinions. What is right, and what is not. What is cruel, and what …

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What Have You Learned from Horses & Riding

Horses have a lot to teach us. They teach us how to be good observers and listeners, they teach us …

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