Improving Saddle Fit

Just replacing the saddle with a “better” one is usually not the answer. Even if it is a $5000 saddle. “Asking the horse” is also a very poor method. Even if the horse initially seems comfortable it may not be at all suitable.

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The Science Of Saddle Fit

The Science Of Saddle Fit By Lisa Kemp Proper saddle fit can maximize your horse’s comfort and performance. The science of saddle fit can either encourage comfortable movement and clear communication between rider and horse, or it can result in discomfort and behavioral problems. Evaluating a saddle’s fit requires an understanding of saddle construction, the […]

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Magnesium: The Mineral Superhero

Magnesium: The Mineral Superhero Very few people are aware of the enormous role magnesium plays in a horse’s body. After oxygen, water, and basic food, magnesium may be the most important element needed to maintain health. It is vitally important, yet hardly known.   Magnesium the Mineral Superhero is by far the most important mineral, regulating over 325 […]

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