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Bitches and dogs ruling the barn: Winter isn’t easy but it’s still fun

  No stable is complete without numerous dogs hanging around. At horse shows, there are likely more dogs in attendance than horses. It is almost unheard of to meet a rider who does not own at least ONE dog. Check out these killer bitches and dogs ruling barns across the world… And remember to tag #BitchesNDogs on your photos to be featured in this fun series.   My little helper! 🐎🐶 #barndog #farmlife #barnlife #dogsofinstgram #terriersofinstagram #olivernsmooch #horsesofinstagram #horse #dressage #northernmichigan #nomi #puremichigan #puremittigan A post shared by lainey6285 (@lainey6285) on Jan 9, 2018 at 1:53pm PST   Happy New…

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When you completely miss the halt at ‘C’ – VIDEO Break

  We have all done some dressage tests that have been nothing short of a total disaster. But have you ever had a horse leap out of the arena and send you flying in a dramatic fashion? International Para Dressage rider, Pam Hardin (USA) had a wild dressage test in Wellington over the weekend that ended rather dramatically. Kudos to Pam for being such a good sport and a tough rider that she shared this personal blooper video. According to Pam’s Facebook, she was fortunately okay and able to ride after her fall. Check out her website to learn more…

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Who needs cavalettis when you have deep snow? – VIDEO Break

  Although there are many downsides to riding during the wintertime, there are some positives. Such as, you don’t need to set up cavaletti exercises when you can just ride in the deep snow. Check out this Canadian eventer making the most out of the deep snow for her horse’s fitness training…     Winter CAN be fun!!! 😃❄️🐎❄️😃#cieventing #winter #snow #riding #canada A post shared by Claudia Iannuccilli (@cieventing) on Jan 9, 2018 at 10:20am PST

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Lazy horse trainers or modern training technique? You decide. – VIDEO Break

  Modern technology has definitely changed the way people do countless things – but did you know it also changing the way horses are getting trained? This cutting horse is learning its craft thanks to a machine. What are your thoughts on this? Trainers be like “$1000/mo. for ME to train ur horse” 😂 A post shared by ⚠️Back Away From The Horse⚠️ (@shatequestrians) on Jan 7, 2018 at 8:06am PST

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The world’s most bombproof horse – VIDEO Break

  Most horses I have encountered would not tolerate having a tarp draped over their head and back… Let alone stand with a tarp on them while a T-rex is rolling the arena! This horse definitely wins the bravest horse ever award…    

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Eventing absolutely slaying it again on Instagram this weekend

  Instagram connects the world through photos and eventers love to share their lives on this social media platform. We have found Eventing pics from every continent in the world on Instagram. This is your chance to check out the entire world of eventers competing, training and having fun. Enjoy some international Eventing action thanks to some social media savvy riders…   Today I rode 4 horses, all of them had very much energy! First I rode Margis, we rode on a hack. We trained a lot on transitions, and tried to ride some dressage on the road. She didn't…

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Riding isn’t an easy thing to learn – VIDEO Break

  Learning to ride a horse is challenging to say the least. A simple mistake can land you in the dirt and these mistakes happen frequently when you are starting out. Only the most determined and bravest people continue to ride horses fall, after fall and eventually become great riders. However, even the best riders hit the dirt sometimes… Just remember, it will never be easy but you can only get better with time!     EQUESTRIAN FAIL EDIT! Thank you to everyone who sent me their falls and fails for me to make this video! Hope everyone’s had a…

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When equestrians have babies – VIDEO Break

  Equestrians are a busy group of people and their horses mean nearly as much to them as their own offspring. Bringing a baby to the barn might seem like a hassle but there are many ways to entertain a baby at a stable. For example, the crosstie swing…     Känslan när man kollar sms när man skrittar av och ser att pappan aka Mc Gyver har lyckats mocka hemma med hjälp av sin nya babysitter🤣🤣🤣 #minmanhankan A post shared by Caroline Darcourt (@carolinedarcourt) on Jan 2, 2018 at 3:37am PST

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Well, the pole stayed in the cups… – VIDEO Break

  We all miss our distances a bit sometimes. The best thing to have in this situation is a scopey and honest horse… And maybe a bit of super glue on our bottoms.     Don’t think vaulting is in my future 🤷‍♀️ #Oops #LeftItUpTho A post shared by Maggie B (@maggiebrims) on Jan 4, 2018 at 9:28am PST

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This horse really LOVES his job – VIDEO Break

  Some horses are obviously not huge fans of their jobs. But this particular horse clearly loves barrel racing and is also incredibly smart. The only thing more impressive would be seeing a horse complete a dressage test without a rider on its back… Then again, does anyone really love dressage?     A post shared by ⚠️Back Away From The Horse⚠️ (@shatequestrians) on Dec 19, 2017 at 4:21pm PST

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