Chantal Marleau

Articles by Chantal Marleau - 21 results

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Training

Redefining the Rein with Josh Nichol

Josh Nichol reminds both English and Western riders the purpose of reins and how to use them effectively.

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A Year of Firsts: Introducing the Saddle with Josh Nichol

Josh Nichol provides an introduction to saddling with advice on preparing young and inexperienced horses as well as fixing horses with saddl

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A Year of Firsts: The All-Important First Ride

Josh Nichol shares tips to help prepare green horses for mounted work.

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A Year of Firsts: Is Your Horse Ready for the Trail?

Josh Nichol gives advice on helping your green horse head out on the trail with confidence.

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Retraining the Rescue Horse

Josh Nichol shares advice on dealing with trust issues and overcoming other common challenges faced when dealing with a rescue horse.

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Smooth Canter Departure with Josh Nichol

Josh Nichol shares tips on achieving a smooth canter departure, focussing not on speed but impulsion.

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Training with Josh Nichol: From the Ground Up – Mounting Block 101

The thought of asking a horse to quietly walk up to a mounting block and present himself in perfect mounting position is beyond the expectations of many.

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Health

Equine Veterinary Simulators at the University of Calgary

Now though, thanks to equine veterinary simulators students can learn to hone their craft prior to rehearsing with live horses.

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Health

Laser Technology: Surgical Options in Equine Cases

Discover the therapeutic uses of a laser, and how this technology is leading to incredible breakthroughs in equine medicine.

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Training

A Year of Firsts: The First Trailer Ride

Josh Nichol explains how to introduce young or inexperienced horses to trailering.