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How to Find the Right Amount of Elastic Contact on Your Dressage Horse's Outside Rein

USDF gold medalist Dennis Callin explains how to keep an elastic feel on the outside rein.

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6 Strategies for Training Young Horses

Dressage Today blogger Jenna Arnold shares lessons from her experiences training young horses in this first installment of a two-part article.

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What Is the Proper Way to Create Bend in My Dressage Horse?

USDF gold medalist Rita Brown explains the definition of bend and offers advice on riding it correctly.

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Dressage Solutions: Improve Your Horse's Suppleness on Bending Lines

Try this dressage training tip from Holly Mason.

How Can I Keep My Horse Bending in the Walk Pirouette?

Kristina Harrison answers this reader question.