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Is a Flash Noseband Necessary?

Gigi Nutter explains the purpose of this kind of noseband that is often used in dressage.


Riding in a Bitless Bridle for Desensitization

David De Wispelaere weighs in on whether or not riding bitless can help to desensitize a reactive horse.


Jochen Schleese Saddle Fitting Tip – How does Muscular Development Affect the Fit of the Saddle AND your Horse’s Behavior?

Have you ever considered whether the increase or decrease of your horse's muscular development could have on the fit of your saddle or the behaviour of your horse? Check this video out and find out how.?


All About Leather

Paul Selvey gives you an overview of what comprises quality leather.


Using a Snaffle Bridle in FEI Tests

Barbi Breen-Gurley explains why you might choose to use a snaffle bridle in FEI-level tests.


Saddle Fitting Tip: Sometimes We Hurt the Ones We Love?

Horse and Humans – Have we lost our way?

Horse Care

Is It Possible to Disinfect Horse Blankets?

Suggestions on how to keep your horse's winter blanket as clean as possible


Saddle Fitting Tip: Thank You to Our Amazing Clients and their Horses

93 yr. old Elsa Mikkelson's riding video testimonial of her experience with Schleese.


Jochen Schleese Saddle Fitting Tip – Is Your Saddle Causing Scapular Damage?

A saddle which may seemingly fit perfectly when the horse is standing still in the crossties may begin to shift when the horse begins to move.


Jochen Schleese Saddle Fitting Tip – Why we need Saddles with Trees

The ongoing controversy - Treed or Treeless?

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