Building a Sound Future


You proudly survey your young horse as you consider sending him off for training to get started under saddle. He’s turning 3 years old, and you are eager to begin your working relationship with him. You know there are problems in starting a horse too young, with soundness issues surfacing later in life due to premature or incorrect training, but you wonder how to determine when is the right time.

**For the full article, pick up the April  2007 issue of HORSE ILLUSTRATED.**

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