What does it mean when a horse tries to bite himself? And what can you do to stop it? Learn the answer in Whole Horse Q&A: [ Bit.ly Link ]

When a Horse Bites Himself

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Don't say whoa all the time. In this #RideWithBrad video, Brad Barkemeyer Performance Horses explains that you should break up saying whoa to where your horse has to respond from your feet, or just by pulling on the reins.

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Does your horse like to stop crooked? Head here to learn different exercises you can apply the next time you ride to keep your horse straight when you stop: [ Bit.ly Link ]

How to Stop Straight

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01/19/2017 at 22:27. Facebook
We know a few horses that enjoy doing this. Does yours?

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A reader wants to know why her gelding tries to lie down when she's saddling him. Learn the answer here: [ Bit.ly Link ]

Horse Tries to Lie Down at Saddling

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01/19/2017 at 15:20. Facebook
Learn why hiring a trainer to help with your horse can be money well spent with advice from professional Bob Avila.

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How (and Why) to Find a Trainer

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01/19/2017 at 01:05. Facebook
Improve your stop with help from Al Dunning by learning how to see and feel a stop in your mind, so you're better prepared to ask for the maneuver when horseback. [ Bit.ly Link ]

Steps to the Stop

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01/18/2017 at 22:08. Facebook
What kind of critters does your horse like to hang out with at the barn?
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01/18/2017 at 19:26. Facebook
"Your horse’s hooves are literally the foundation of his entire life, so you know they require proper care and diligent attention. But if you’re a trail rider—whether you take the occasional excursion or spend the majority of your time out in nature—your horse’s feet require extra TLC."

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Healthy Feet for Happy Trails

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01/18/2017 at 15:30. Facebook
Trying to improve your barrel racing? Learn how to pattern your barrel-racing horse for efficient runs with help from trainer Darla Kennepohl.

Do-It-Yourself Patterning

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01/18/2017 at 01:45. Facebook
A reader struggles with getting her horse to pick up the lope from a walk without any trot steps. See what professional Crystal McNutt recommends doing here: [ Bit.ly Link ]

Trot-Free Takeoff

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01/17/2017 at 22:07. Facebook
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01/17/2017 at 19:00. Facebook
Do you use a slow feeder for your horse, or have you debated on whether you should be using one?

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Learn About Slow Feeders

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01/17/2017 at 15:00. Facebook
See how you can use a repurposed dish brush to clean off the mud and muck in #ThisWeeksTip. [ Bit.ly Link ]

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Repurposed Dish Brush

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01/17/2017 at 01:03. Facebook
A horse that leads well adjusts his pace to match yours, so that he stays next to you at all speeds. If your horse is lazy on the lead line use these tips to get energy back into his feet: [ Bit.ly Link ]

'What's the Rush?'

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01/16/2017 at 22:25. Facebook
When is it time to call the vet with an emergency? Learn about the 10 most common horse emergencies—and when it's time to call for a lights-and-siren response from your vet.

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Vet Call 911

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01/16/2017 at 19:10. Facebook
Sometimes you just need to have a little fun in the snow!
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Does fear keep you from enjoying time with your horse? Read these tips on building trust in your horse so you can reduce your fear while riding him. [ Bit.ly Link ]

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01/15/2017 at 18:14. Facebook
What are you looking forward to doing with your horse this year? This is Equine.com's horse of the week: [ Bit.ly Link ]

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01/14/2017 at 20:14. Facebook
Big news from the Wild Card Reining Challenge! Jordan Larson Performance Horses will be presenting an educational session about rundowns and stops on Friday, May 25, at 9 a.m., PT, at the South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa. Can't be there in person? Don't worry! Watch it on .
You'll also want to tune in to watch Jody Brainard's "The Mind of a Judge," where he evaluates actual reining runs to...
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