Horseback Riding Games for Group Lessons, Summer Camp, and Fun Shows
Looking for ideas for playing games on horseback for all experience levels? These games are great for group horseback riding lessons, summer camp, and even running a fun show at your barn!
Christmas Eve Surprise! #best_husband_ever
Paulina and Brian Anderson owners of Equestrian Events Stable in Maple Park, Illinois and Lisa Diersen, Director of EQUUS Film & Arts Fest worked together to help a Chicago area husband pull off a Christmas surprise for his totally unsuspecting wife.
Why Santa Pulls His Sleigh With Reindeer Not Horses
I'm sure Santa is a reindeer expert and has his reasons for choosing Reindeer, over all the other creatures he could get to pull his sleigh. I mean really, he is Santa, he could get eight of any kind of animal for the big night.
Difficult Horses Have the Most Lessons to Teach
This is something that I have heard frequently in my life with horses. I have even been known to say it myself to a client who is having a rough day with their horse. In case you ever wondered what exactly that meant here is my interpretation.
The "Non-Horsey" Parents Guide To Riding Lessons
Some of us are born with horses in our blood because our parents loved them too. For many, the apple didn't fall far from the tree. What about those parents who seem to have a horse crazy kid, even though there are no horsey apples in their family tree? Here's some information to help you !
Black Beauty-a Grown up Perspective
I loved the book Black Beauty as a kid. Then of course when it became a movie I loved that as well. It was written to shed light on animal cruelty, by it being written in the horse's voice. I see it a bit differently now as an adult, but still love it!
Warning Signs That Your Child Is Not Going to Outgrow the Horse Phase
I'm going to use myself as an example since I myself showed all the classic symptoms of not outgrowing horse crazy from a very young age!
What Is the Best Age for Children to Start Riding Lessons?
This is a million dollar question! One that I get all the time. It really depends on a lot of things. Hopefully, this article will help clarify the pro's and con's of starting young ( 4 or 5) or waiting until they are old enough for independent group riding lessons.
A Golden Legend from Sikh History; Tale of Bidhi Chand and Horses for Guru Hargobind
Bidhi Chand was a warrior. Earlier he was a thief but he left that and joined service with the Guru. He was instrumental in bringing back two stolen horses of the Guru from the Lahore Fort
Horses Their Ability to Feel and Their Sense of Touch
Horses use their sense of touch to learn about their environment, to communicate, and to socialize, and as a defense against predators. A horse's sense of touch is more highly developed than peoples.
The Dancing Horses of Vienna and Facts About Lipizzaners
Lipizzaners are one of my all-time favourite horse breeds and are world-famous for their elegant gaits and dances as well as their beauty and charming personalities.
Worlds Most Beautiful Horse Breeds From Around the World
Since the age of five, horse riding has been one of my great passions and horses are one of my favourite animals; I wanted to share some of the most beautiful horses I have ever seen.
I Love Black Friesians and Gypsy Vanners - The Horses of Fairy Tales
Friesians and Gypsy Vanners, the horses of fairy tales, are two of my favorite horse breeds. They are both majestic and have wonderful histories. Wait until you see their beauty for yourself.
One Lonely, Cold Horse
Consider the lonely horses who do not have horse companions. Consider the horses who do not have horse companions and who live their winters in severely cold places. Add to that, the image in your mind of the horses whose owners do not give them a place of shelter against the cold. It is inhumane.
Lipizzan Horses and Dressage in the 1992 Barcelona Olympics
Learn about this highly refined and beautiful art of dressage, plus information, photos, and videos regarding Lipizzan horses and our Barcelona Olympic adventure.