Archives for equine stewardship

Stewardship vs. Horsemanship?

Many horse owners/riders strive to be the best horseman/horsewoman they can be. When they describe their goals or aspirations in their involvement with horses, it seems to be wrapped around what they look like on a saddle, or how many buckles, saddles, trailers or money they have or can win. 
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Horse Trailering Tips, Too Hot To Trailer Or Ride?

“How Hot Is Too Hot To Ride?”  Temperature + Humidity Level = 130 or higher…BEWARE! Horses get hotter much faster than you and I and are more susceptible to the effects of heat stress. It only takes approx. 17 minutes of moderate intensity exercise in hot, humid weather to raise a horse’s
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Another Great Ride For The Books!

I headed out earlier than usual to beat what was going to be a hot one.  I was riding my 16 year old Morgan gelding “Rocky”, and my friend was on her Quarter Horse mare Belle.  Cherie and I decided to repeat the 2.5-hour ride we first rode a few
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