Creating thoughtful training plans can improve your relationship with your horse and his fitness. In this Practical Horseman Extra we cover two such plans:
• Five-star eventer Sharon White shares exercises on how to become a more confident rider by improving communication with your horse. The first step is being the leader in the partnership.
• Laura Werner, DVM, of Hagyard Equine Medical Institute’s Davidson Surgery Center, explains how working with your veterinarian to develop a careful system of exercising your horse on firm footing may help strengthen his tendons and ligaments.