How to Canter a Horse in 7 Simple Steps

For new equestrians, learning how to canter a horse is a big step after getting comfortable at a walk and trot on horseback.  The truth is, the canter stride is a gait unlike any other.…

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Equine Massage Therapy: Does It Actually Work?

Equine massage therapy is a method used by many horse owners to improve their horse’s overall health and wellbeing. In recent years, it’s become increasingly popular due to the fact that it provides non-intrusive and…

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Horse Cost Case Study: January 2020

After a very expensive November, my budget recovered nicely in December. That’s why I dared to dream of an on-budget kickoff to the new year.   Spoiler alert: nope.  Part of the reason is that I…

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Insurance for Horses – Do You Need It?

Equine Insurance used to be uncommon. Something that was there for the extremely valuable racehorses and top level sport horses and breeding stallions. Not anymore! Times have certainly changed and equine insurance has grown and…

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How to Clean Horse Brushes

It’s no secret that horse brushes get dirty FAST, and at some point you’re going to have to deal with all that dirt. If you’ve invested in a nice set of brushes, keeping them clean…

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