If you want to be successful, you have to be a great team with your horse. Well, ideally that is the case. But everyone who has been part of this industry for a while knows that this is not true. There are tons of ways to get a horse to win without treating it like a valued four-legged partner. And while some means of training or enhancing performance are justified, animal welfare and treating the horse right, should always be top priority when it comes to riding horses.
Wie nutzt die Western-Szene Social Media? Wie kann ich meine Produkte aus dem Reitsport-Bereich am besten in den sozialen Netzwerken bewerben? Und: Wie geht man mit Hass im Internet um? Darüber sprechen wir mit Sandra Visnjic von Marketing by Sandra, die selbst in der Allround-Szene unterwegs ist und den Alltag mit ihrer Stute Crimson Blue auch auf ihrem Instagram-Account teilt. #sponsored
The Showlife has exclusively learned that the Schulz family has purchased a facility in Northrhine-Westphalia, Germany.
In this article, we included a map that features Western clinics all over Europe.
All candids were taken by Caro Behnke – you have to tag her and The Showlife if you use the pictures.
Traditional dressage teachers love them just as much as the cowboys: the driving lines. They are usually a part of the training of younger horses to get them use to guiding, the bit and the first stages of collection. Driving lines are also a great workout for more experienced horses.
This is the first time we have a commentary on The Showlife on a topic that was requested by many followers.
Feels like a life time ago when we last showed, but now the show season is finally in full swing again. Okay, that might be a little exaggerated but the lockdown definitely offered some time to create new show clothing or purchase a outfit. However, we wondered: What are the trends to go with this year? And even more specifically: What are the hottest colors and patterns? We asked some experts from the industry and those were their – sometimes surprising – answers.
“Life is what happens while to you while you’re busy making other plans.” Wins Cookie Cutter should have been part I of our new series #maremonday. The article should have been published within the upcoming days. But life got in the way – this exceptional mare passed this week.
Keep them happy and healthy – that’s one of the main statements when it comes to performance horses or basically any animal. Feed can do a lot to achieve this status, but it can also cause damage. Feeding performance horses seems like a field with endless options and everyone has their own favorite products. However, there are some basic points you should know. Nutrionist Andre Migocki has answered our questions on how to feed performance horses, shared some advice one how what supplements might be useful and what to do if your performance horse has to take a break.