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Introduction to Dressage

2017-06-27T11:44:30+00:00 April 6th, 2016|Horse News|

Charlotte Dujardin riding Valegro “Dressage… what on earth is dressage?” Any Canadian dressage rider can agree that practically every time we mention our sport to someone it must be followed by a lengthy explanation, an explanation that is usually received with confusion. I usually just deliver a very quick, unsophisticated description so as [...]

5 Places to Go on a Cattle Drive

2017-06-27T11:44:30+00:00 March 30th, 2016|Equestrian Lodging|

Montana Cattle Drive photo © Nancy D. Brown If you are of a certain age, like me, you'll remember the movie City Slickers starring Billy Crystal & Jack Palance. This comedy is about an unhappy Manhattan yuppie who is about to turn forty years old. His friends rope him into joining them for [...]

Horseback Riding Vacation Down Under

2017-06-27T11:44:32+00:00 February 10th, 2016|Horse Ranches & Equestrian Centers|

Have you seen more than 50 shades of gray outside and are experiencing some major winter blues? This winter, trade that all in for turquoise blue beaches, horseback riding in the Indian Ocean with dolphins, warm summer temperatures, cool glasses of superior wine, fantastic foods after a long bush ride and a laid-back atmosphere and [...]

Horseback Riding After Hip Replacement

2017-06-27T11:44:37+00:00 September 30th, 2015|Horse News, The Tack Box|

Horseback riding is a wonderful hobby and often misunderstood by those who have not done it, as are the physical requirements necessary to do so comfortably and successfully. A few of the things you must be sure to have addressed regarding your return to horseback riding after hip replacement are adequate range of motion (ROM), [...]