Building topline | Self-carriage | Improving balance | Sure-footed
Category Archives: Orla & Cosmo
Fear of the Fall
This sport we do is pretty high up there in the ‘dangerous sports’ category – a quick google search of the most dangerous sports will show you that horse riding (or sports involving riding horses eg. Polo, jousting, racing etc) is always listed in the top 10.
Youngster Exercise Series – Straighten Out
Straightness | Rhythm | Seeing a Stride
Youngster Exercise Series ~ Circle of Support
Balance | Roundess | Self-Carriage | Strengthening the Hind End | Rhythm
Product Review – Hartog Lucerne-Mix Digest
I’ve had Cosmo on the Hartog Lucerne-Mix Digest for over a month now and I can definitely notice the changes in him. Find out what Lucerne is all about in our tried & tested review.
Two Simple Pole Exercises for Young Horses
Polework is so important when schooling your youngster but its also important not to overdo it with anything too difficult or overly complicated. So below are two simple polework exercises I’ve done with Cosmo since I bought him.
6 Things to Remember when Taking on a Young Horse
With the arrival of Cosmo, another 4 year old, I have started looking back on everything I learned during my time with Coco. There are definitely some things I did right but there are also some I did wrong. Here are 6 things to know when you decide to take on a young horse.
Cosmo’s First Week
The first week with a new horse is always one filled with a mix of excitement and anxiety. The horse world doesn’t have the best reputation when it comes to buying & selling so you can’t always bank on bringing home the same horse that you tried. With that being said, you can tell a lot by your first few days with a horse and it all starts with the arrival home…