Western Saddle Seat Size
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Western Saddle Seat Size

What size of Western saddle seat will you need? Well, that depends. Not the answer you wanted to hear, right? Let’s explain why this seemingly simple question isn’t…

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Should You Blanket Your Horse?
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Should You Blanket Your Horse?

The temperature is dipping, and you’re wondering if you should put a warm winter blanket or ‘turn-out rug’ on your horse. You certainly feel like you need to…

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What You Need to Take to a Horse Show for the Horse
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What You Need to Take to a Horse Show for the Horse

Will you be showing your horse this season? Showing your horse is a big commitment and it requires a lot of planning and work. For both yourself and…

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How to Fit a Horse Halter
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How to Fit a Horse Halter

It’s an unwritten rule of the horse world that when you sell a horse, it must have a halter on. But that doesn’t mean it’s the right halter.…

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Western Saddle Seat Size
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Western Saddle Seat Size

What size of Western saddle seat will you need? Well, that depends. Not the answer you wanted to hear, right? Let’s explain why this seemingly simple question isn’t…

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Design Your Ideal Horse Stable
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Design Your Ideal Horse Stable

Are you building a new stable for your horse? Or, perhaps you are renovating another building to serve as a stable. In either case, here are the basics…

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Wearing Spurs While Horseback Riding
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Wearing Spurs While Horseback Riding

Spurs are often a symbol fo horsemanship, but do you really need to ride with spurs? A very long time ago, I met a horse that had been…

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How to Care for Your Riding Helmet
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How to Care for Your Riding Helmet

After you’ve chosen a riding helmet that looks great and keeps you safe, you’ll want to keep it clean and well maintained. Here’s how to look after the…

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Choosing a Boarding Stable for Your Horse
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Choosing a Boarding Stable for Your Horse

The first step in deciding where to find a boarding stable for your horse is to decide what you need. Does your horse require stabling, or can it…

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Differences Between English and Western Snaffles
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Differences Between English and Western Snaffles

You may hear of someone say they ride their horse¬†in a western snaffle. Most of us would picture¬† something like a half-moon snaffle, or simple loose ring. And…

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