Groundwork Simplified for Kids (and adults) Part 1 with Johanna Redmond

Excerpt from the Horseman’s Gazette Issue No. 24 Anyone who has worked on their groundwork can relate to feeling overwhelmed by it. The balancing of moving feet, hands, watching expression; it’s all a bit overwhelming. Johanna Redmond takes a handful of her young students through their pre-ride groundwork paces, focusing on safety as well as […]

Moving the Front Quarters with Buster McLaury

Excerpt from the Horseman’s Gazette Issue No. 24 There is a lot of focus on learning to move the hind quarters of a horse properly. Buster McLaury spends some time explaining why you need to have solid control over the front end of your horse, and how to achieve that goal. The original length of […]

Trailer Loading with Bryan Neubert

Excerpt from the Horseman’s Gazette Issue No. 24 Teaching any horse to load into a trailer can be intimidating; especially if the horse isn’t very well halter broke, or had much experience on the end of a lead rope. Bryan Neubert demonstrates how to get a horse ready to load in the trailer and shows […]

Prepare to Canter Exercises Part #1 with Trevor Carter

Excerpt from the Horseman’s Gazette Issue No. 24 For some riders the transition to the canter or lope can be a terrifying one. Even if the horse behaves perfectly the speed and new motion can be intimidating. Trevor Carter shows you some ways that you can set up the transition so that you can build […]