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Groom to Win
Grooming Secrets to Show Like the Pros
A strong grooming game starts in the months and weeks leading up to a show. Try these tips from the pros to have your horse shining in the show ring. First impressions matter. When your horse steps into...
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Counter-Arc Drill For Lead Departures
A good lead departure sets your horse up for a cadenced and collected lope. But when you’re in the process of teaching your horse to lope off, it’s easy to leave him feeling trapped, instead. To avoid...
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Master the Ranch Riding Spin
Have a Snappy Ranch Riding Spin
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The Basics of Steer Stopping
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HORSE HEALTH
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Groom to Win
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A strong grooming game starts in the months and weeks leading up to a show. Try these tips from the pros to have your horse shining in the show ring. First impressions matter. When your horse steps into...
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Evaluate and place these performance mares. Then see how your choices compare to our expert judge’s. Following the stock breed associations’ rulebooks, I look for the four basics of balance, structure,...
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Ouch, an Ulcer!
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Electrolyte Supplementation
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