Monica Theodorescu: The Purpose and Value of Lateral Work
A discussion of this indispensable element in daily dressage training
3 Exercises to Improve Transitions Into and Out of Canter Lengthenings
Joy Congdon explains how to maintain control over a horse who likes to run in canter lengthenings.
An Introduction to Equine Hanna Somatics
This natural method of mind–body integration can provide performance enhancement, pain relief, longevity and an increased sense of well-being for both horse and handler.
The Benefits of a Small Dressage Arena
Can the soundness of your dressage horse be related to the size of your arena?
Karen Pavicic: How Stretching Can Benefit Your Horse
A Canadian team rider explains how to develop the horse’s back to create qualities needed for dressage horses at every level.
Addressing Hives in the Performance Horse
Don’t let unsightly bumps or uncomfortable itching cause downtime.
Riding Dressage After Injury
A New Jersey physician and horsewoman helps her patients return to riding after an injury.
How Can I Ride My Dressage Movements More Accurately?
USDF gold medalist Mica Mabragaña discusses the importance of accuracy when riding dressage.
A Winter Warm-Up Exercise for Dressage Horses
Try this helpful exercise that benefits both horses with too much energy and those who get tight through the back.
Walter Zettl’s Shoulder-In Entwickeln Exercise
Use Walter Zettl's shoulder-in entwickeln exercise to improve your dressage horse's suppleness, balance and rhythm.