Lindsay Grice

Articles by Lindsay Grice - 27 results

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Impulse Control

If you are getting lazy gaits, sloppy transitions and unbalanced turns, your horse may be lacking impulsion. Here is how to develop it correctly.

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Tips for Lighter Hands

Do you find yourself getting nervous in the saddle, and gripping the reins with stiff arms? Get tips on how to relax and have lighter hands.

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How do I keep my Heels Down?

Trainer Lindsay Grice explains why it’s important for horseback riders to keep their heels down in the stirrups, and how to maintain the position.

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How to Improve Your Horse’s Ground Manners

Instilling proper manners through groundwork adds to the everyday enjoyment of spending time with your equine partner. Learn how to do it safely.

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Halt Fast and Square

The halt remains an often ignored component of training horses. Here are three reasons to tune your horse’s breaks, and ways to do it.

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Teach Your Horse to Cross a Bridge with Confidence

Train your horse to confidently cross a bridge at home, starting by exposing them to a variety of scary things like plywood, a tarp, stall mat, or puddle.

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14 Tips to Safely Navigate the Horse Show Warm Up Ring

The horse show warm up ring is not for the faint of heart, particularly if you mostly train alone or in a small group. Learn how to make the most of it.