English vs Western Horseback Riding – Which is Easiest?

One of the most frequently asked questions from novice riders is “what is the difference between English and Western riding?”, often followed by “which one is easiest?” Depending on where you learned to ride, you…

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Investing in Quality Horse Brushes – 10 Dos and Don’ts

With all the money spent on horses, buying high quality grooming tools may seen like a luxury you can’t afford. After all, they’re used to clean mud, dirt and sweat, so they’re not exactly glamorous.…

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Kavallerie Gel Half Pad – Product Review

Review by Christa from piaffestyle.com.  Disclaimer: Christa received the Kavallerie Half Gel Pad in exchange of an honest unbiased review. I received the Shock Absorbing Ant-Slip Kavallerie Half Gel Pad within a few days of shipping, and it came…

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Choosing the Right Quarter Sheet

With fall on its way, now is the perfect time to choose a Quarter Sheet (also called an “exercise rug”) for your equine partner. If you live in a cool climate, or your horse is…

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5 Best-Selling Riding Helmets Under $100

Whether I’m riding greenies or schoolmasters, “safety first” is always my motto. I feel practically naked without my helmet on, and since becoming a (slightly over-cautious) mom I now often use one when lunging or…

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