Archive for September 2016

Mindful Riding

(Illustration by Sandy Johnson) Beth Glosten retired MD runs RiderPilates, LLC, and is the author of The Riding Doctor: A Prescription for Healthy, Balanced, Beautiful Riding, Now and for Years to Come, as well as the exercise DVD: Ride in Balance. Besides using  Pilates to enhance her own as well as students’ body awareness, health, and riding skills, she is read more…

Relax Horses with Classical Music

As a horse owner and rider we make sure our horse has regular hoof care and veterinary care, we transport him/her in a horsebox as we need, or we expose him/her to new/sudden stimuli, for example at a horse show. But these common management practices can be stressful for a horse, especially for young naive read more…

Wholefood Nutrition for Horses

Rachel Kelly is a fully qualified Master Herbalist and offers a professional service which brings a special and unique approach to the treatment of horses using diet and herbs as the foundation of good health. Rachel has written two books on using wholefoods for your equine friend concentrating on nutrient dense wholefoods like sprouted seeds read more…