Horseback Riding Tips
Ideas for improving your ride no matter your discipline of choice.
The Backyard Horse Blog
The Buck Channel
After coming across the channel's announcement in a horse magazine, the creator of The Backyard Horse Blog wanted to pass on the information to her readers. If you enjoy learning from Buck Brannaman, you will definitely want to watch for the launch of The Buck Channel.
Developing a Light, Balanced Downward Transition Every Time | The Daily Strides Podcast
What goes up, must come down. For every upward transition you ride with your horse, you will follow it, at some point, with a downward transition. For many riders, these can prove a little more complex to balance. However, as with all things riding-related, there are things you can do to really begin improving each downward transition that you ride. Implementing these changes can begin today, with the very next downward transition you ride with your horse. #equestrianpodcast #horsepodcast
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Mastering Walk to Canter Transitions
Walk to canter transitions can be a breeze you you and your horse if you know how to set them up. Try this great dressage exercise to help you set up your transition in a way that makes it easier for the horse. #walktocantertransitions #dressage training #dressageexercises #Dressage2ndlevel
Driveway As Rideway
Not everyone has an indoor arena (or even an outdoor) at their disposal. Some of us have to get creative in order to ride when the weather or footing conditions are not ideal. Read about how one backyard horse keeper can use her driveway as a training space for her horse.
Horse-Back Riding - 5 of the greatest life lessons children learn
If you were a horse-back rider as a child, you probably can relate to many of these life lessons. If your child is interested in riding horses and you're not sure, here is a great resource! While Horse Back Riding is not without its own risks (like most sports), riding horses can be incredibly beneficial to a child's development. Described in this article are 5 of the best life lessons children can learn from horse-back riding. #horsebackriding #equestrianfacts #horsefacts #ridinghorses
Why Kids Should Spend Time With Horses - starlitridge.com
As parents we are always worrying about what we are or are not teaching our kids. I was raised with horses and I've lost track of the number of things I learned from them. Exposing your children to horses at a young age gives them an opportunity to learn responsibility, work ethic, compassion and so much more!
Should You Let Your Toddler Ride Horses?
If you want to get your kid started with horses early as a toddler you are not alone. However, there are considerations and precautions you should take if this is something you want to do. I decided to research ways to start toddlers and young kids horseback riding so I could make a plan for starting my little one. I now have a good idea of the best course of action to take and thought I would make a guide for parents of toddlers in the same situation.