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2019-05-Myler-3

Choosing the Right Myler Bit for Your Horse

More than just another bit, the Myler Bit system was created by horsemen for horsemen. Brothers Ron, Dale, and Bob Myler are third generation horse trainers who have revolutionized the horse bit marketplace with their approach to tongue relief and pressure on the bars of the month. Comprised of three levels, the Myler bitting system […]

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2019-05-Bit-Cleaning

Sparkle and Shine! Tips for Cleaning Bits

You have put in so much thought to your bit selection, looking for the one that fits your horse’s mouth, one that you feel comfortable with, and one that your horse likes to wear. Choosing the right bit can be a difficult task, so once you find the perfect bit, it makes sense to hold […]

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2019-05-Bit-Fit

How to Properly Fit a Horse Bit

Horse, pony, draft, or cob – equines come in many different shapes and sizes! How do you know which bit will fit your horse’s mouth? Many equestrians eyeball the sizing, or go by the old standby (5 inches for horses, 4.5 inches for ponies, and 5.5 inches for draft horse). But the truth is, the […]

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2019-04-Saddle-Fit

The Effects of Poor Saddle Fit

Have you ever gone for a run in a pair of shoes that just don’t fit? Your toes banging up against the front, inadequate arch support, and blisters developing on your heels – your daily jog goes from pleasure to pain in a hurry. An ill-fitting pair of shoes does even more than cause discomfort […]

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TLC: Tack Love and Care

Steps For Maintaining Your Tack and Equipment Many equestrians will tell you that next to their horse, tack is one of their largest investments – both monetarily and emotionally. After all, finding that perfect saddle that fits both you and your horse is no easy task (if you are still looking for the ideal saddle, […]

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2019-04-Fly-Care-Trail-Riding-Featured

Insect Control for the Trail Rider

Is there anything better than a leisurely hack through the woods with your horse? Many equestrians, regardless of their goals in the saddle, have found themselves enjoying a trail ride on many occasions. Whether you primarily trail ride or use it as a form of equine cross-training for the body and mind, you know that […]

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2019-03-Wool

The Warm Fuzzies: Properly Caring for Your Wool

When it comes to clothing for cold or unpredictable weather, wool reigns supreme. With its lightweight insulation, breathability, and warmth, it’s easy to see why this natural fiber remains a perennial favorite among outdoor enthusiasts and equestrians alike. Wool is superior at regulating body temperature. This makes it great for outdoor athletes, or people who […]

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2019-01-Winter-Layers

Discover Winter With Wool

Owning a horse, there’s never an excuse to hide inside when the temps drop. Bulking up on warm clothing designed to keep you comfortable in the cold weather is the best way to enjoy the winter! Layering on natural fibers like wool can help you enjoy your winter riding while feeling at ease about wearing […]

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