TRAINING & TIPS
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3 Reasons to Try the Ranch Classes
Have you heard? The ranch classes are STILL growing in popularity since their introduction. For those who thought the buzz would die out, they might have to bake up a classic humble pie and have a bite....
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Better Your Backup
Avoid having a sticky backup with these tips from NRHA Professional Horseman Peter DeFreitas. Picture this. You’re in the show pen and near the completion of a first-place pattern. But when it comes...
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Nail The Forehand Turn
Turn on the Forehand
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Enjoy the Ride!
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IN A RUT
Stuck In a Training Rut? Try This.
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4 Ways to Prepare for Horse Camping
For many trail riders, a day ride isn’t long enough to scratch the itch of seeing new country horseback. Many people enjoy camping with their horses, especially when the weather means longer days,...
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Green Horse on the Trail Tips
3 Safety Tips for a Green Horse on the Trail
Taking your green horse out on the trail for the first time is a big event. Stay safe with these three essential tips.
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Trail Riding Trip Checklist
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Leg up your trail horse
Fit for the Adventure
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Lead the Way with Confidence
Be a Good Leader on the Trail
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QUIZZES & POLLS
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Can You Pass This Joint Health Quiz?
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Who's Your Daddy?
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Barn Fly Facts
HORSE HEALTH
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Green Grass Galore
Tip of the Week: How To Transition Your Horse to Green Grass
This tip of the week talks you through three simple steps to take when introducing your horse to green grass this year.
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Quick Tips for colic Prevention
Colic Prevention Tips
Although colic sometimes can’t be avoided entirely, there are proactive steps you can take to prevent every horse owner’s worst nightmare. Veterinarian Julie Dechant, DVM, MS, DACVS,...
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Spray Smart
Savvy Spraying: Select the Right Fly Spray for the Task at Hand
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