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5 Steps to Building a Positive Partnership

Anne Gage outlines five steps for establishing a positive partnership with your horse....

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Ask the Judge: switching leads before a fence, jazzed up horses and more

Randy Roy is a senior international judge, course designer and author. He owns and operates Hunters Glen Show Stable in King, ON, with his daughter, Ryan Roy. ...

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Getting Some ‘Go Go’ in Your ‘No Go’ Horse

Anne Gage shares fixes for common riding errors that block horses' natural movement....

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Ask the Judge: reprimanding your mount, penalties for”playing” and more

Randy Roy is a senior international judge and course designer. He is the author of eight books, including his newest, Viewpoint. He owns and operates Hunters Glen Show Stable in King, ON, with his daughter, Ryan Roy. ...

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Swim to Win

While nothing can replace on-track training, more and more horsemen are utilizing swimming as a fitness tool for their horses. ...

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Dressage: Get Correct and Connected

It is not very often that one has the opportunity to ride with an Olympic champion, but in the spring of 2014, Leslie Reid did just that - twice. ...

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Introducing Single Flying Changes with Albrecht Heidemann

First appearing at third level, the flying change quickly becomes the most frequently performed exercise in tests from fourth level to grand prix. ...

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Improving Hind Legs Over Fences with Mac Cone

Canadian show jumper Mac Cone was born in Memphis, TN, married Brenley Carpenter in 1974 and moved to Canada in 1979. He is the only rider to have ridden on both the Canadian and US national teams. He and the Dutch Warmblood gelding Ole were part of ...

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In-Hand Work for Better Dressage: The Shoulder-In

UK-based trainer Simon Battram describes the steps for introducing this suppling move prior to including it in your under saddle work. ...

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Navigating a Keyhole Jump with Michele Mueller

The keyhole obstacle, as the name suggests, requires horses to jump through a 'hole' often carved out of brush. It doesn't usually make an appearance on course until the preliminary or higher levels....

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