Encourage Your Horse To Stretch
The Virtue of Stretching in Dressage
Judy Westlake explains the difference between a "good" stretch—one that gymnasticizes a horse's entire body involving his back—and a "bad" stretch—one that involves only the front part of a horse 's body.
The Importance of Riding in a Stretching Position
Uta Gräf of Germany explains that this exercise is an important part of training not just for young horses or dressage horses, but for all horses.
How Do I Encourage My Andalusian to Stretch?
Are there exercises that work particularly well for Iberian breeds?