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May 26

Felicitas von Neumann-Cosel—Riding the Neck Up and Out

Felicitas von Neumann-Cosel works with a rider and a tense mare who tends to curl and get rigid in her neck

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10 Tips to Find the Right Stallion for Your Mare

Wanja Gerlach shares advice to help you select a stallion to best complement your mare.

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Do Upper-Level Dressage Mares Require Unique Management?

Gail Hoff-Caromona shares her thoughts on handling mares.

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One Heart, One Creature Heading to X in the Dressage Arena

Grand Prix competitor Allison Kavey reflects on the ultimate test of horse and rider as it relates to dragon taming and medical miracles.

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Horses, Heartbreak and Why We Still Can’t Live Without Them

Reflections on the highs and lows of life with horses

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Pam Stone: To Everybody Who Says Arabians Are Nuts

Blogger Pam Stone's time training Party Girl, an Arabian-Holsteiner mare concludes.

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I am a Mare Person

A tribute to the good mares who own me

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Training Dressage Horses With Willing Minds but Weak Bodies

In her latest blog, Pam Stone shares an update on another Arabian, named Party Girl, who has come her way for training.

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The Girls Dominate Dressage at the World Equestrian Games

Blogger and USEF dressage judge Margaret Freeman shares her unique perspective of WEG as a Tryon-area local.

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The Mare Matters in Sporthorse Breeding

Five top European breeders talk about the importance of the mare in sporthorse breeding and the qualities she needs to produce talented, rideable offspring.

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13 Reasons Why I am Glad to Be a Rider

Life with horses might not always be easy, but it will be worth it.

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Comments on a Young Mare at Her First Show

Cindy Sydnor critiques this rider and young horse.

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Tips to Improve Trot Lengthening Transitions

Cindy Sydnor critiques this rider and 9-year-old mare.

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Horse-Shopping Strategies to Find Your Perfect Dressage Horse

Try these tips to help you in the process of horse shopping.

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No One Can Train a Dressage Horse Alone

Dressage trainer Lauren Sprieser shares an important lesson she learned in her dressage journey.

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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.