Tag Archives: first horse ride

Tacking Up Your Horse Properly Insures Comfort and Maximum Efficiency, Helping To Avoid Sores

Tacking up your horse is not just about throwing a saddle and bridle on your horse and jumping on. It is imperative to first groom your horse and clean his or her feet before tacking up. Putting a saddle pad … Continue reading

Posted in General Horse Info, Horse Equipment | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Your Guide to Training and Conditioning Horses Is Common Sense

Do you remember that very first long ride you took with your horse? My guess is that you experienced soreness throughout your legs or you were extremely sore all over your body. You became this way simply by riding your … Continue reading

Posted in First time Horse Owner, General Horse Info | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Horse, New Environment: Expect Horse Jitters

Wishing I could tell you, after going through the tasks of looking for your first horse, checking for soundness and way of going, buying your first horse and then tackling the worries of moving your horse to his or her … Continue reading

Posted in First time Horse Owner | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Buying Your First Horse – Part Three, Personality and Mannerisms

Ok, you think you may have found the right horse. You went through all the check points in part one, you have made arrangements at the nearest horse stables that meet the requirements that were discussed in part two, or … Continue reading

Posted in First time Horse Owner | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Before buying a horse, you must consider…

Things you need to know and what to look for before acquiring a horse. Continue reading

Posted in First time Horse Owner | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment