Basic Trail Etiquette: Stay safe and have fun on your next trail ride

Written by Sue Stuska Ed.D. This article originally appeared in Eclectic Horseman Issue No.28 Riding outside over uneven terrain and around natural obstacles is a wonderful way to extend your training and is great fun. Riding out with others helps your horse to learn manners in company while letting you enjoy your friends. Whether trail […]

The Biggest Schooling Arena 40 Things to Do on a Casual Trail Ride

Written by Sylvana Smith This article originally appeared in Eclectic Horseman Issue No.5  “What did you work on today?” asked a friend, who knew I’d volunteered to work a four-year-old Thoroughbred mare that has been head-shy, bucking, bolting, pulling, rooting, spooking, balking, and traveling hollow with her young rider. “Sounds like you had a lot […]