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Camping Horses Checklist

I am getting a little bit excited because Jon and I will be travelling to a horse clinic next week. We are going to spend 5 days camping and learning with a group of ladies at a David Grace 4 star Parelli Professional Clinic. We do travel and camp out with our horses fairly regularly. […]

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How to catch the horse that runs away

Are you sick of chasing your horse all around the paddock every single time you need to catch him? Or maybe it’s not every time, it just seems to be the times you are in a hurry! Are you starting to get thoroughly fed up and need to know how to catch the horse that […]

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Bits for Hard to Stop Horses

If you have ended up here because you are looking for product reviews on bits for hard to stop horses or an article on what bigger bit you need to be able to stop your horse you will be sadly disappointed. We have all probably heard people say “that horse has a hard mouth”, “it […]

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Four Corners Investigation “Off Track” – Race Horse Wastage

Horse racing news is often times high profile and glamorous, with the racing industry loathe to expose it’s shadier underbelly. The Four Corners investigation “Off Track”, which screened earlier this week (July 2018) on Australian TV, went some way to informing the general public about the not so glamorous side of horse racing, but in […]

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Are horses unpredictable?

Are horses unpredictable? And does that make them dangerous? This can be a controversial subject amongst horse owners and riders and there seems to be two opposing views on it. Let’s take a look and make up our own minds. As a horse owner you will often have non-horse people ask you these questions. Maybe […]

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Working Equitation in Australia – Our First Clinic

I am very excited to tell you all about our first Working Equitation clinic that we attended last weekend. Working Equitation in Australia is a growing sport and a very exciting one at that. The Introduction to Working Equitation clinic was held at my local Equestrian Club over three days. Michelle Meijers from Crystanby Classical […]

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