Your saddle is the connection between you and your horse. An improperly-fitting saddle can make your ride uncomfortable and can cause sores to develop on your horse. When selecting a saddle, you want to choose one that is suitable to your riding discipline and is a good fit for both you and your horse. An [...]
I’m going to let y’all in on a little secret about me… I pretty much just look at the sun and end up getting sunburnt. It has been the kryptonite for this Wisconsinite (now turned North Carolinian) but I’ve learned how to survive… and dare I even say enjoy… those sunny summer months! So here are my top 5 ways to beat the sun as a rider!
Summer is undoubtedly one of the best times of year for equestrians. No school, long sunny days, and of course… Horse shows!! But with all the fun, brings some seriously hot weather which can put you and your horse at risk! Have you ever wondered if there's a point where it's too hot to ride? Read up on some tips and tricks to keep your horse comfortable this season!
As enthusiastic equestrians ourselves, we’ve had the same experience! We’ve tested dozens of sprays to find the ones that work best. In this post, we’re sharing our tips for how to best use sprays so they’re most effective, and the six most effective horse fly sprays we discovered.
Determining the type of bit you will use with your horse is an important decision that will depend on your — and your horse’s — experience. In this guide we'll share everything you need to know about Pelham bits.
A properly-fitting saddle maximizes comfort for both you and your horse and aids performance by sending clear communication from you to your horse. Different kinds of saddles are designed for different riding disciplines, each with features that help you handle the requirements and skills involved in each discipline.English jumping saddles are specifically made for hunter, [...]
When it comes to tall boots, it’s no secret that they are an investment piece. That’s why you must be diligent with their care. Not only does regular care increase the longevity of the leather, but proper polishing really makes you stand out as a competitor!
The bridle is one of the most important pieces of riding gear since it’s the rider’s primary communication tool for providing instruction to her horse. This guide covers the basics of English bridles, including the different types to choose from, how to measure for a bridle, how to assemble it, and how to put it on your horse.