Whether you’re looking for a good read to pass the time while lounging by the pool or on a beach towel in the sand, or a great story to curl up with in the evening before bed, this list of both classic and new equine related books is sure to delight horse lovers of all ages. Sarah Williams gives us her picks for great summer reads.
Waiting for a dressage lesson to start after a 5 year hiatus, doubt flooded my mind, “Is riding a horse like riding a bike? Does one have to relearn aids, connection and how to sit a trot after being out of the game for so long?” Sharon Jantzen shares her experience of getting back in the Dressage saddle again.
Whether we are tacking up to ride with friends, squeezing a ride into our busy day, or simply getting ourselves up on a horse once in awhile – the whole process of grooming and tacking up takes time. In order to have more time riding we need to streamline our grooming routine. Sharon Jantzen shares her tips for streamlining your grooming routine.
In the end, being a better barn mate or horse friend is a lot like being a good human being in general. It’s about being honest, caring, compassionate, accepting, respectful and also looking out for your own interests. Sarah Williams shares her list of the top 5 tips to being a better barn mate.
Sometimes we just need to “go riding” to connect with the outside of a horse because our inside needs healing. Sharon Jantzen revisits a day where she experienced the fix of connecting with the outside of a horse.