Good horsemanship involves much more than just our skills of riding and training. To have a good ride, we need a horse that is happy, healthy, and sound. Many times the problems we face with our horses aren’t riding issues at all… they are related to another piece of the horsemanship puzzle…
We can think of these different elements of horsemanship, from horse care such as feeding and management practices to the equipment we use and the way we ride, as being spokes on a wheel.
As we improve in our horsemanship, we need to learn a bit more about each part in this “wheel.”
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