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Horse Grooming: What you will need and why

Making sure your horse is clean and groomed is an important part of caring for a horse and building trust between the rider and animal. There are certain products that can streamline this process and leave the horse fresh and beautiful and you satisfied from a job well done.

A Riding Cap: The Most Important Horse Riding Gear

 

 

 

The average height of a horse is between 1.4 and 1.8 metres, which is a long way to fall. Not to mention that most horse riding injuries occur when being flung from a horse rather than simply falling off.

 

 

 

 

Saddle and bridle starter kit: What it is and how to use it

 

 

 

Having the right equipment when you take up horse riding is essential to learning all the whats, hows, whens, wheres and whys of the skill set. Start yourself off right with a full kit!

 

 

 

 

 

 

How to Wash and Groom Different Dog Coats with Different Shampoos

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Different dog breeds require different kinds of shampoo for bath time, and also different levels of grooming. 

 

 

Jodhpurs; The Horse Rider’s Best Friend

wembley saddleJodhpurs are trousers made for horse riding that are designed to sport a well-fitting cuff all the way down to the ankle. The trousers are made from stretch material to allow for freedom of movement of the rider.

The Jodhpur originated in India in a place of the same name in the 1890’s. It was made of tight fitting cloth around the mid-calf section down to the ankle and with a loose, free flowing material around the hips to allow for freedom of movement.
 

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