Managing Negative Emotions in the Saddle

For most riders, the barn is their happy place. The saddle, a spot to de-stress and enjoy life. But as with any sport, striving for perfection or working to obtain specific goals can result in anxiety, frustration and even anger. However, unlike other sports, an equestrian's partner is not an inanimate object but a living, …

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The Expecting Eventer

No two words can bring so much fear, joy, anxiety and excitement as hearing "You're pregnant". But for horse girls, and Eventers in particular, this phrase can leave your world spinning. And spinning my world is. There's nothing quite like unexpectedly expecting to really scare the crap out of you. Top it off with not …

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Be a Good Buyer – Top 5 Questions NOT to Ask Sellers!

Horse shopping is no easy task. As much fun as buying a horse sounds, it can quickly become a stressful journey trying to navigate thousands of sale ads, gaze over hundreds of photos and videos and try to make a judgement call about which of the dozens and dozens of horses available may suit your …

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