Category: Young Rider

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English Lesson: Stride Right

Whether you’re just learning to jump or you’re an accomplished rider, finding a distance to a fence can be tricky.…

3 weeks ago

Life at Vet U

Being in vet school is crazy enough without cameras following you around. Morgan Taylor was one of the vet students…

1 month ago

Young Rider Q&A: Riding in the Rain

Q: I don’t have an indoor arena but still want to ride when it is wet out. Is it safe,…

1 month ago

Ask the Vet: How’s the Hay?

Q: Do horses know not to eat bad hay? A: Horses will generally avoid any feed that is spoiled or…

1 month ago

YR Career Files: Equestrian Novelist

“There’s a whole other world out there waiting to be discovered in books,” says Jess Burkhart. She’s the author of…

2 months ago

The Welsh Pony and Cob

There are plenty of opportunities to find the pony that’s just right for you. Four of those choices fall under…

2 months ago

Western Lesson: Cutting Challenge

It’s a challenging dance, but cutting is a fun, fast-paced event that not only excites horse and rider, but also…

2 months ago

English Lesson: Get Over It!

Sigh. You know the feeling: You’re galloping along on your horse, jumping fences easily, when all of a sudden, your…

3 months ago

Feed the Need

As you probably know, every horse is an individual. Some seem to gain weight seemingly by breathing air, while others…

3 months ago

YR Career Files: Equine Nutritionist

The next time you open a bag of horse feed, examine what’s inside. There’s probably some corn, oats, vitamins and…

3 months ago