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EA COACH OF THE MONTH Emily Anker

COACH OF THE MONTH is a regular Education series on our website. It is a way of highlighting the EA coaches and educators who work with dedication and passion all over Australia. Emily Anker is an EA...

Thelwell: Beyond the Iconic Illustrations

Thelwell drawings transport me back to the age of five when my love of horses first took hold. Those unmistakable illustrations of fat little ponies remind me of going to Shanks Saddlery with my mom and...

Benefits of Icing your Horse

Benefits of Icing your Horse Depending on what discipline you do with your horse, you have probably seen riders carrying around buckets of ice or fancy ice boots after they compete, putting them on their Source:...

The AXCs of Dressage Letters

A – Enter at working trot X – Halt, salute. And from there, things get a bit chaotic, letter-wise. For the love of all things horsey what do these letters mean and who on earth thought...

Pick the Horse

“You look cute in that,” the person I love said when he first saw me in barn clothes. There was hay in my hair. The ratty t-shirt and jeans I wore to feed and clean stalls...

#HallofFameThursday: High Jumping Legend Fred Wettach Jr.

Each week on #HallOfFameThursday, Horse Network recognizes members of the Show Jumping Hall of Fame with an inductee’s plaque, historical photos and, on the first Thursday of every month, an article written by a Show Jumping Hall of Famer. This...

What’s the Point?

Jim Wofford explains why incorporating dressage in an event horse’s training is effective … up to a point. Source: What’s the Point?

How Do Horses Carry Us?

Do you ever wonder how you can optimise your horse’s back strength? Read on 🙂 Source: How Do Horses Carry Us?