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Online Resources

In All The Tie Rail, Ground Work, Riding, Tack and Equipment by Eric Ancker0 Comments

PARELLI’S ONLINE RESOURCE http://www.parelli.com/articlestips.html This is a great place to look through some of the best training articles on the net.  When you find a place like this, it’s hard not to spend the whole afternoon reading. HORSETRADER.COM http://www.horsetrader.com/ Looking to buy a horse?  Thinking about it?  Look here first.  Start searching, see what’s out there.  I promise, it won’t …

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Reading materials

In All The Tie Rail, Ground Work, Riding, Tack and Equipment by Eric Ancker0 Comments

CHA COMPOSITE HORSEMANSHIP MANUAL The Certified Horsemanship Association has one of the most comprehensive and well organized manuals out there.  It’s really too bad that more people don’t know about this.  It’s organized into four sections that will take you from novice through advanced riding.  I’ve found this to be my go-to manual for 20 years.  They keep it up …

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Western Saddles

In All The Tie Rail, Buying, Tack and Equipment by Eric Ancker0 Comments

2 Things… When looking at western saddles, people can get overwhelmed with options. Trail, endurance, roper, show, reining, cutting, shooting, barrel racing, ranch, training. 7/8, 3/4, full. Semi-Quarter Horse, Full Quarter Horse… 1) Does it fit the horse? Most important. Too many people buy a saddle because they love the look of it or the feel of it when they …