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Horseback Riding - What to Choose, the English or Western Way?

By Nancy Fitzgibbons        

Want to go horseback riding, yet prefer not to ride bareback? GoHorse.com...

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3 Trailer Safety Checks You’ve Been Skipping

Whether you’re hauling out for a show, or a weekend of camping and trail rides, trailer safety is essential. You should always check your equipment and make...

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What Type of Horse Training Do You Need?

There are a million styles of horse training. Even within each discipline, you will find trainers with vastly different methods. At the end of the day, there is no right or...

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The Gritty Bit: A Series on Real Horse People - Person 2

Sam, 28 - Rancher

In being a rancher, there are no vacations, no lazy days...when you get injured, you can’t work and then the team is down...

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Horse Tips for Beginners - How to Ride a Horse

Horse Tips for Beginners - How to Ride a Horse

The horse world can be a difficult place to figure out. Everywhere you go, you get different advice, and it seems...

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2019 Equestrian Gift Guide 

If you have an equestrian in your life, we have a secret for you. You can never go wrong with tack, equestrian apparel, and other horsey goodies as gifts! Use our...

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Cowboy Dressage vs. Western Dressage

To an outsider, Cowboy Dressage and Western Dressage look exactly the same. Riders decked out in western tack ride tests on their horses, similar to those seen in...

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How to Set Your Equestrian Goals in 2020

It’s a new year, and everywhere you look people are sharing their resolutions, goals, and resolving to become an entirely new...

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English Riding Clothes – What Do You Need?

Are you new to the world of English riding? You see everyone wearing beautiful jackets, breeches (riding pants), and the tall boots and it has you wondering, what am...

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3 Ways to LOVE Being a Horse Owner While in Quarantine

Many people are unable to see their horses right now. Our hearts are with you if you are one of them! It’s challenging to be away from our equine family...

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How to Become a Better Rider When You Can't See Your Horse

Just because you can’t see your horse right now, doesn’t mean you can’t become a better rider. A LOT of riding has to do with your mindset and motor...

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What's a Gymkhana Horse?

Gymkhana is a Western speed racing event where horse and rider compete in different classes of speed races. A Gymkhana horse should be agile and love to go fast....

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Equestrian Fitness Tips - Getting in Shape for Summer Riding

Equestrians across the United States and Canda are chomping at the bit for summer to come. We’re all tired of bad weather, mud, and quarantine getting in the...

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Overcoming a Fear of Horses

Many people struggle with a fear of horses at some point in their lives. For some, it happens right away as they are getting into the industry. For others, it rears...

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4 Ways to Bond With Your Horse

As a horse owner, your bond with your horse is essential. Horses are incredibly sensitive beings, and when you climb on their back, you put your trust in them to keep...

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