Horse Riding Guides

How to Back a Horse for the First time?

How to Back a Horse for the First time?

What does it mean to ‘back a horse‘ for the first time? Well, it means teaching a horse to wear a saddle and to carry a rider on their shoulders …

10 Benefits of Horseback Riding

10 Benefits of Horseback Riding

When most people think about horse riding, they imagine the horse doing all the work and the rider just sits there and relishes the ride. Well, horseback riding is a …

Why Do Horses Sleep Standing Up?

Why Do Horses Sleep Standing Up? 10 Tips for Sleeping

Over time, many horses are affected by inadequate sleep as a result of the training regime they have in place or the uncomfortable environment they are kept. As such, horses …

Is It Expensive To Own A Horse?

Is It Expensive To Own A Horse?

Is it expensive to own a horse? I have wondered about that to myself for some time now and that curiosity led me to do this research. I’m pretty sure …

History of Horses and Horse Riding

History of Horses and Horse Riding

Although it is very difficult to pin the history of horses and horse riding on a single civilization, early pieces of evidence suggest that horse riding began in Central Asia …