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What makes a great polo pony?

Partnership:  Spending meaningful time with your horse creates a bond that will achieve an even greater performance on the field. 'Without good horses, you are nothing, in polo, it's 70%  horse, 30% rider. And I have the best horses.' ~ Adolfo Cambiaso The best polo ponies are responsive, even intuitive, and have a calm disposition that… Continue reading What makes a great polo pony?

Images © Ramón Casares Fine Art Photography

Video: Why 3-ring gag bits & low drop nosebands cause pain

A new video by non-profit equine education organization Equitopia on avoiding pain for horses when fitting bridles is a must watch for all riders.  The video explores 5 areas of facial pain caused by the bridle and see which areas of your horse's face you need to avoid putting pressure on. Why drop nosebands should be… Continue reading Video: Why 3-ring gag bits & low drop nosebands cause pain