The Confident Kid: Teaching Young, Brave Riders Safety in the Saddle is a Whole New Challenge
We tap Casey Branquinho for advice on teaching too-brave kiddos how to rein it in when riding.
5 Details Every Horse-Owning Kid (and Adult!) Needs to Notice Every Day
Horsemanship is all in the details, and taking notice of the smallest changes in your horse's health or routine can mean the difference between a healthy, happy horse and a monstrous vet bill or disastrous ride.
Training Barns and COVID-19: Keeping Horses Worked and Humans Healthy
How our Resistol RideSafe Safe Start trainer Casey Branquinho is addressing the COVID-19 crisis in his boarding and training barn.
Parenting Through Horses, Devices, and Distractions
Devices and horses can be a recipe for disaster.
What Your Kid Needs to Know About Riding Horses That Nobody Can Teach
Wet saddle pads are just as good for the rider as they are for the horse. Here's why.
Your Horse's Fitness is About A Lot More Than Winning. Here's Why.
No matter what equine discipline you prefer, your horse's conditioning and fitness matters to keep them safe and sound. How do you get your horse in shape? Reined cow horse trainer Casey Branquinho shares his methods.
Why "Doing As You're Told" Is Rule Number-One for Kids in the Barn
Following directions and accepting that you don't know everything is the first key to safety around horses.