I’m a Little Uncomfortable, Again

I’m never afraid to incite a little “agree to disagree” in my barn. The topic of equipment choices (bits, curb straps, etc.) has come up and my old school, follow the rules mentality is kicking in. So I did some research to settle my ruffling feathers. Trends in the horse world are common.  Bit styles come and go.  The art of …

I Need a Bigger Bit! My horse won’t listen

Whoa!!!  A bigger bit? Hmmm….let’s talk about horse bits. Everyone wants to blame something when things go wrong.  The solution isn’t a bigger bit or another piece of equipment.   The solution is HORSEMANSHIP.  So what is horsemanship?  Well, it’s a combination of correct position, the use of appropriate equipment and long hours in the saddle. But, none of that …