What You Can Learn from Your Horse: Part 3

As we learn teamwork with our horses, we learn useful things like patience, fairness, boundaries and self-control.

To explain, we all know that sometimes, horse riding and training is tough. It can sometimes take a while for a horse to pick up a maneuver or a discipline. But practice makes perfect and you can’t lose your cool—that […]

By |June 24th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What You Can Learn from Your Horse: Part 2

Remember the “trust fall” at summer camp? Your fellow campers formed a double line and held out their arms, and you had to cross yours and fall backward and hope to high heaven that they would catch you?

It’s a weird thing, but they made you do it because they knew trust is important for building […]

By |June 17th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What You Can Learn from Your Horse: Part 1

We often think our horses learn from us. After all, we train them to carry us on their backs, to go right when we bump with our left leg and left when we bump with our right. We teach them to accept the saddle and to trust us enough to not run away from that […]

By |June 10th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

It’s hot outside! Summer riding clothes to keep you cool

Whew- the heat really turned on this week! And it feels extra intense because we just had what seemed like an entire month of rain and cooler temps. The long, hot summer stretches before us… and we can’t go swimming with our horses every day!

Never fear: we have good news for all of you sweaty, sunburnt riders! Increased demand […]

By |June 3rd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments