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Horse Shoe Information
How to - General Equine Advice Thursday 07 January 2010
Horse shoes help to cushion and support a horses feet, extending their lives and for how long they can be worked during their life. They have been used for nearly as long as humans have owned ...
Staying safe whilst horse riding - safety vests, helmets and more
How to - General Equine Advice Thursday 07 January 2010
When you learn how to ride a horse for the first time, one of the first things you’ll be told about is the importance of safety and visibility when out riding. A high visibility jacket will ...
Equine First Aid Kit Guide
How to - General Equine Advice Thursday 07 January 2010
    About Equine First Aid Kits   Aside from the training of your horse, the most important aspect of horse ownership is the daily maintenance of your horse’s health a...
Horse Shipping and Transportation Services
How to - General Equine Advice Thursday 07 January 2010
It was not that long ago when, regardless of whether a horse was to be sold overseas or entered into a competition or sporting event, owners had to pay for all the horse transportation themsel...
How to care for horses in the snow
How to - General Equine Advice Thursday 07 January 2010
Snetterton based horse charity World Horse Welfare has issued some top tips to horse owners to help them care for their four legged friends in the snow.   For tips on riding your horse ...
How to Ride a Horse Without Mistakes
How to - General Equine Advice Tuesday 05 January 2010
  Learning how to ride a horse is very challenging and will definitely test your patience so you have to be dedicated in order to succeed. Remember that all horses are different and you...
How to Ride a Horse in a Halter
How to - General Equine Advice Tuesday 05 January 2010
Horse riding is really fun and sometimes you just want to jump on and not bother with tacking up. This article will teach you how to ride a horse using your halter and lead rope as a bridle and...
How to Ride a Horse in a Hackamore
How to - General Equine Advice Tuesday 05 January 2010
  There are different types of horse riding the main ones being, Bareback, English and Western. Each way of riding has advantages and disadvantages. If your horse doesn’t get alon...
How to Ride Horses on the Street
How to - General Equine Advice Tuesday 05 January 2010
Horse riding in the trails or the arena day after day can become tiresome. Venture away from your riding stables and onto the street for a horse riding thrill for the more experienced rider...
How to Ride Horses at Night
How to - General Equine Advice Tuesday 05 January 2010
Horse riding at night can be greatly enjoyable, particularly when the stars are sparkling in a clear night sky. To ensure the safety of you and your horse the tips and advice below on how to r...
How to ride a horse in winter
How to - General Equine Advice Tuesday 05 January 2010
It is recommended that you try to exercise your horse every day in the winter. The fact that winter is pristine, beautiful and cold, produces the perfect opportunity for you to experience nature by...
Using a Curb Bit on Your Horse
How to - General Equine Advice Tuesday 05 January 2010
  When used correctly, curb bits are very important bits of horse equipment. Curb bits help with collection by applying more pressure on the mouth and will encourage your horse to put h...
How to Groom an Arabian Horse for Show
How to - General Equine Advice Wednesday 23 December 2009
Showing your horse is great fun, part of the excitement is being able to show your horse looking his best. You will undoubtedly spend hours grooming and caring for your horse so shows are also ...
How to Groom an Arabian Horse for a Sporthorse In-Hand Class
How to - General Equine Advice Wednesday 23 December 2009
Arabians are beautiful and glamorous equines and take a great deal of hard work to train up and look after. It is extremely exciting to be able to show your Arabian horse so this article should...
How to Groom a Horse for Western Pleasure Classes
How to - General Equine Advice Tuesday 22 December 2009
Showing Arabian horses in Western pleasure classes is extremely exciting but you should always be aware that you need to strike a balance between performance and grooming. Quite often the best ...
How to Groom a Horse for Hunter Jumper Classes
How to - General Equine Advice Tuesday 22 December 2009
Training your Arabian horse for a Hunter Jumper class is very hard, it requires dedication and but is well worth it when you achieve the right level for show. You should make the most of your h...
How to Groom a Horse for a Halter Class
How to - General Equine Advice Tuesday 22 December 2009
In halter classes you are partly judged as a handler on how you present your horse. It is therefore a very important part of preparation to clip and groom your horse correctly. This article wil...
How to Clip Your Horse
How to - General Equine Advice Tuesday 22 December 2009
Horse clipping can be a tricky business so this is a guide to help you clip your horse successfully whether you just want to trim some whiskers or go the whole hog and do a full body clip. Clip...
How to Clip a Horse's Whiskers
How to - General Equine Advice Wednesday 16 December 2009
At a horse show there will be the best selection of groomed horses you will ever see. They will all have been attacked by their owners with horse clippers in order that they look their best. Wh...
How to Clip a Horse's Ears
How to - General Equine Advice Wednesday 16 December 2009
Horse clipping is so important in horse grooming, and a particular body part which is underrated in clipping terms is the ears. Most people would only consider clipping a horse’s ears bef...
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