Slovenian trainer, Alja Kisilak, writes about working on rein-back exercise with your horse. She offers some tips on how to get it right and warns about some common mistakes that can cause damage to you and your horse.
Saddle Advice for You and your Horse is a 3-part post by Georgie Welge offering a wealth of advice and practical tips on how to reap the rewards of a better seat, better quality movement and a happier horse by having a properly fitting saddle.
The Equitopia membership program gives equestrians access to all sorts of invaluable content about improving health, welfare and performance of your horse. As we hear about more and more canceled appointments, postponed events and fewer bookings for many of us, we are offering a 50% off all our online courses until 29th March.
Any equestrian who has felt a genuine connection with their horse, knows how wonderful this is. But how is this achieved? In this post, Esther Berger and Monique Panhuijsen discuss the issue of trust in the horse&rider team and the role of communication in making and sustaining that connection.
Nowadays, a lot of importance is attached to wellbeing, defined as “the state of being comfortable, healthy, or happy.” Is wellbeing only important for humans, or should it also be considered when deciding on the right environment for our horses? Read Anna Volkmann’s fascinating perspective on this issue in this post.