Horses are hard work; if I wasn’t cleaning those stalls, my trainer would have been doing it, or she would have been paying someone to do it. She was imparting knowledge unto me and allowing me to ride her seasoned show horse, so why shouldn’t I be responsible for some of the care and upkeep? Sarah Williams explains how important stall cleaning is for any rider.
Many unpredictable situations arise as we work with our horses. Often it is Horsemanship choices that can reduce unexpected results. Sarah Williams talks with five avid equestrians who were kind enough to share their own “blunders” in hopes that they might help you avoid doing something similar on one of your own horsey-adventures.