Regardless of the type of riding you do (or even if you don't ride), the principles taught in 'Confident Rider Confident Horse' will help you to improve your confidence, understand and communicate... More > better with your horse, and develop a trusting and respectful partnership.
Anne Gage, a respected clinician, horse trainer and riding coach, shares techniques she has learned through her own personal journey of losing and regaining her confidence.
The book not only provides insight into what causes your fear (you may call it anxiety, tension or lack of confidence) and how to manage it, but also helps you understand your horse - why he behaves the way he does and how your behaviour affects him.
You will learn practical exercises that will keep you and your horse safe, calm and confident whether you are on the ground or in the saddle.< Less
Buying the right horse for you is essential for ensuring a happy future for both you and your horse.
This e-booklet provides tips to help you on your horse buying journey. Written with the adult... More > rider in mind, it covers what do do before you start looking, where to look, what to look for when trying horses (including reading body language signals), making an offer and bringing your new horse home.
Whether you intend to ride in an arena, on the trails or participate in schooling level shows, you want to buy a horse that will suit your temperament, riding abilities and riding goals for many years – perhaps even a lifetime.
The tips and strategies in this guide can help you make smart choices and make your buying experience a good one.< Less