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  • USEF Drugs Rules

    All excepted substances must be administered by a veterinarian, a medication report form must be filed, and the drug can’t be administered to a horse or pony within 6 hours of competing. read more

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Even a Great Equestrian Facility Needs Local Amenities

A discussion about the impact of the new Tryon Equestrian Center and the need for nearby hotels and resturants. read more

A Lesson in Shortening Your Reins

Thoughts about how we shorten our reins and how the horse might react to our technique. read more

Here’s How To Choose The Right Body Protector For You

An article by an experienced trainer and journalist about what you need to know in order to purchase an equestrian safety vest, including product descriptions and recommendations for horseback riding and equine competitions. read more

USEF Drugs Rules

All excepted substances must be administered by a veterinarian, a medication report form must be filed, and the drug can’t be administered to a horse or pony within 6 hours of competing. read more

Dressage Arena Walk Problems

After a day of judging, the dressage judges at a show will often ask each other how their day went and what they saw that was interesting.? Last week in Orlando, Saturday evening I commented that I'd seen particularly good Grand Prix rides, but that lateral walks seemed to be the theme of my day.? (A lateral walk has two beats, like a pace, rather than the correct four separate beats.) The two rings were arranged so I was judging Third Level on up while the other judge had all the lower-level rides, and our schedules were due to be switched on Sunday so all the competitors read more

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