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Kids and horses – VIDEO Break

  Kids and horses can make for quite the entertaining combination. If you grew up around horses this video will probably jog a few of your memories…    

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The ultimate event horse – VIDEO Break

  Most venters know all too well the struggle it can be to ice a horse’s legs. Not many of our equine friends want to stand patiently in the ice for the good of their leg health. And getting them into the ice can be a huge battle. But this horse has the icing routine down pat… #GOALS    

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4 Steps to get your horsey photos off your phone and into your house/tack room

  Cameras on cell phones have revolutionized the way we take photos. Once upon a time, we were limited to 36 shots on our film cameras but now we can store thousands of photos on our phones. Unfortunately, countless stellar photos are left unseen on our phones. Sure, you might occasionally show a friend one of these photos on your phone or post one on your social media but I guarantee that you have a select few special photos that deserve a place hanging on the wall in your house. The 2018 horse show season has come to an end…

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Further proof horses see ghosts – VIDEO Break

  Your horse can be trotting around a perfectly quiet indoor arena as cool as a cucumber and then BAM it spooks hard. Did it see a scary grain of sand? Its own shadow? A ghost? Who knows!     View this post on Instagram I fredags gick inte allt dock som planerat🙈😧 Vi skulle öka när vi red snett igenom, första sträckan gick bra men när vi skulle ut vid K kom vi mitt i hörnet. Jag försökte balansera upp så att vi fick en smidig sväng men tror jag bara gjorde det värre för samtidigt släpper underlaget och…

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Tuesday’s Top 10 – Animals we should be riding instead of horses

  WARNING: Only read if you have a sense of humour Check in every Tuesday for our Top 10 list that could feature just about anyone or anything related to Eventing. No rider, owner, coach, or nation is off limits.   Tuesday’s Top 10 – Animals we should be riding instead of horses 10. Elephants – Much smarter than your average horse. 9. Ostriches – Have you ever seen an ostrich buck someone off? 8. Pigs – If you get sick of your pig mount, there will always be bacon. 7. Dolphins – Who wouldn’t want to ride a dolphin? 6. Giraffes –…

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Carriage horse turned rodeo star – VIDEO Break

  Riding a somewhat out of control bronco can be a nightmare. But trying to drive a horse that busy performing aerial acrobatics without flying out of your cart, is on an entirely different level…    

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Simple but game-changing grooming tip: Two important pieces of tack you can clean in your dishwasher

  Your average equestrian spends more time grooming horses than riding them. Over the years we all learn new, exciting and revolutionary grooming tips and tactics. Check back regularly for more grooming tips as we are on the hunt for the best.  Are you sick of scrubbing away at bits that never seem to come that clean? What about taking a toothbrush to stirrup irons? Quit wasting your time scrubbing away by hand and simply throw your bits and stirrup irons in your dishwasher to get them spotless in no time. Just make sure they are made out materials that…

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Free jumping gone wild – VIDEO Break

  We’ve all seen impressive videos of horses free jumping over some sizeable jumps. Usually, horses are sent down a sort of chute of jumps that allow them to hit perfect strides over the larger jumps. But then there is also this wild method of free jumping… #NoScopeNoHope     View this post on Instagram Thoughts? 🧐🤨 – – 📸: @/ <— dm me if this is yours! – – Ignore: #horsejumping #horseaccount #horse #horsefails #horseoverjumping #dressage #crosscountry #horsesofinstagram #horseshoe #horsey #horseworld #horses #horseshow #horseylove #horsey #horseyride #horseylifestyle #horseylife #equestrian #equinephotography #equine #equestrianlove #equestrianstyle #equestrianlife #dailyposts A post shared by…

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