Category Archives: Care

Is Your Bridle Too Tight?

Many of you already know that I am a stickler for proper fitting tack.  I am always astounded by the number of people who feed their horses supplements, buy them the best blankets and yet use the same tack that they used for their previous horses thinking that all tack fits...

Tongue Lolling…

At a recent equestrian competition, several people were laughing as a horse had his tongue flapping in the wind while in the competition ring.   I am sure that you have seen this, and many have even wondered why horses hang their tongues out and just accept this strange situation.  Many do...

Is Your Bit The Right Size?

Recently, I attended a conference where a prominent clinician was performing and selling his products.  One of the items being sold was his recommended array of bits.  Looking at all the bits hanging on the wall,  I noticed that all the bits were of one size...5 inches.

We, as people...

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