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Are you headed to the Ohio Expo Center in Columbus, Ohio, for Equine Affaire this weekend? April 12-15, you’ll find a crew of TSB authors collected in one place and presenting on the subjects they know and love best, along with many other experts from across the equine industry. Don’t miss this amazing opportunity to expand your knowledge—a chance to become a better trainer, a more informed rider, and the caring partner your horse deserves.

LongReiningwithDoubleDanDan James of Double Dan Horsemanship and co-author of LONG-REINING WITH DOUBLE DAN 

Thursday, April 12

1:30 pm | Voinovich Arena: Introducing the Young Horse to the Bridle and Rein Contact

Friday, April 13

11:15 am | US Equestrian Arena: Introduction to Liberty Work: Starting the Liberty Horse

3:15 pm | Voinovich Arena: Leads & Lead Changes: Developing the Lead Departure and the Change

Saturday, April 14

3:00 pm | US Equestrian Arena: Introduction to Liberty: Teaching Your Horse the Basics of the Spanish Walk and Advancing His Training through Liberty

Sunday, April 15

1:00 pm | Voinovich Arena: The Importance of Teaching Your Young Horse to Work in a Snaffle Bridle

 

Fergus Triple Play SetJean Abernethy, artist and creator of Fergus the Horse, author of FERGUS AND THE GREENER GRASS, FERGUS: A HORSE TO BE RECKONED WITH, and THE ESSENTIAL FERGUS THE HORSE

Friday, April 13

6:00 pm | Seminar Stage Voinovich Livestock and Trade Center: The Evolution of the Horse…Artist: How to Draw Horses

Saturday, April 14

11:00 am-3:00pm | Taborton Books, Bricker Building Booth #824: Meet the Artist and Book Signing

Sunday, April 15

11:00 am-3:00 pm | CQ Equine Gifts, Bricker Building Booth #1017-1018: Meet the Artist and Book Signing

 

WorldClassGroomingFinalEmma Ford, Professional Groom and co-author of WORLD-CLASS GROOMING FOR HORSES

Thursday, April 12

11:00 am | Demo Ring Celeste Center: Roaching and Banging: How to Efficiently Roach a Mane and Bang a Tail

6:00 pm | Demo Ring Celeste Center: Clipping for the Health & Comfort of Your Horse: From the Cushings Horse to Scratches and Fungus

Friday, April 13

2:00 pm | Demo Ring Celeste Center: Positive Clipping: Teaching the Nervous, Scared, or Unruly Horse How to Be Clipped

 

Suffering in Silence PBJochen Schleese, Master Saddle Fitter and Saddle Ergonomist, and author of SUFFERING IN SILENCE

Thursday, April 12

5:00 pm | Demo Ring Celeste Center: Western Saddle Fit for Western Riders: Evaluating Saddle Design and Fit for both Horse and Rider

Saturday, April 14

2:00 pm | Demo Ring Celeste Center: The Impact of Ill-Fitting Saddles on the Comfort and Health of the Horse

 

Janice Dulak, Pilates Instructor and author of PILATES FOR THE DRESSAGE RIDER

Pilates for the Dressage RiderThursday, April 12

4:00 pm | Demo Ring Celeste Center: Pilates for Dressage®—Path to Partnership: Exercises to Empower You to Truly Find Your Seat

Friday, April 13

10:00 am | Seminar Stage Voinovich Livestock and Trade Center: Ridermanship®—Path to Partnership Using Pilates for Dressage®: Revealing Crucial Keys to Your Posture & Seat

1:00 pm | Demo Ring Celeste Center: Path to Partnership: Pilates Exercises to Empower You to Truly Find Your Seat

 

We hope everyone has a truly wonderful, educational time (oh, and plenty of shopping!) at Equine Affaire Ohio! And we at TSB are looking forward to seeing you at Equine Affaire in Springfield, Massachusetts this November.

Trafalgar Square Books, the leading publisher of equestrian books and DVDs, is a small business based on a farm in rural Vermont.

 

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Take the TSB Quiz to figure out a great gift for the horse lover on YOUR list!

Take the TSB Quiz to figure out a great gift for the horse lover on YOUR list!

 

If you’ve been uninspired, stumped, lost in the virtual shopping aisles, and wandering the for-real malls and stores without purpose or reason, there’s no need to panic…there’s still time to score great gifts for the horse lovers in your life—and if you order before midnight tomorrow, Tuesday, December 17, 2013, you can still get FREE SHIPPING in the US in time for Christmas!

So who is still on your list? What is it about horses and riding that they love most? Take this quick quiz to get a few topnotch book and DVD recommendations from the TSB staff…we’ve got something just right for horse lovers of every age, area of interest, and ability.

 

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THE TSB GREAT GIFTS FOR HORSE LOVERS QUIZ

 

1  The horse lover on my list loves to…

a  Play games and have fun on the ground.

Trail ride, go “horse camping,” and hack out.

c  Compete regularly and earn awards and prizes.

d  Train horses and improve their trust in their handler, way of going, and overall performance.

 

If you answered “a” check out:

THE HORSE AGILITY HANDBOOK

HORSE AGILITY THE DVD

TRICK TRAINING FOR HORSES

 

If you answered “b” we recommend:

RIDING BARRANCA

KNOW YOU, KNOW YOUR HORSE

BETTER THAN BOMBPROOF

 

If you answered “c” how about:

PRESSURE PROOF YOUR RIDING

HOW GOOD RIDERS GET GOOD

IT’S NOT JUST ABOUT THE RIBBONS

 

If you answered “d” go with:

7 CLINICS WITH BUCK BRANNAMAN DVD SERIES

CLINTON ANDERSON’S PHILOSOPHY

THE MODERN HORSEMAN’S COUNTDOWN TO BROKE

 

2  The horse lover on my list is totally into:

Classical riding and the well-being of the dressage horse.

Groundwork and schooling in-hand.

c  Jumping jumping jumping.

d  Hoots, hollers, and high speeds.

 

If you answered “a” check out:

DRESSAGE WITH MIND, BODY & SOUL

THE ALCHEMY OF LIGHTNESS

RIDDEN

THE JOY OF DRESSAGE DVDS

 

If you answered “b” how about:

HORSE TRAINING IN-HAND

CONNECT WITH YOUR HORSE FROM THE GROUND UP

DANCING WITH HORSES DVD

 

If you answered “c” we recommend:

THE AMERICAN HUNTER/JUMPER FORWARD RIDING SYSTEM DVD SERIES

JUMP COURSE DESIGN MANUAL

MODERN EVENTING WITH PHILLIP DUTTON

 

If you answered “d” go with:

TEAM ROPING 101

REINING ESSENTIALS

ROOKIE REINER

 

3 The horse lover on my list prefers:

a  Watching DVDs.

Using practical, step by step instructions to learn a new skill.

c  Reading for pleasure.

 

If you answered “a” check out:

GEORGE MORRIS: TEACHING AND TRAINING THE AMERICAN WAY DVD

DRESSAGE MOVEMENTS REVEALED DVD

WESTERN SADDLES DVD

 

If you answered “b” how about:

WHERE DOES MY HORSE HURT?

DRESSAGE FOR THE NOT-SO-PERFECT HORSE

BEYOND THE TRACK

 

If you answered “c” we recommend:

THE SMART WOMAN’S GUIDE TO MIDLIFE HORSES

CROWN PRINCE

CROWN PRINCE CHALLENGED

 

Still need ideas? Trafalgar Square is the leading publisher of equestrian books and DVDs, and we have hundreds of titles in our online store–so go ahead and CLICK HERE to find something just right for the horse lover on your list, just in time for the holiday!

 

Have fun and Happy Holidays from the TSB Staff!

Photo by Donna DeMari from RIDING BARRANCA by Laura Chester.

Photo by Donna DeMari from RIDING BARRANCA by Laura Chester.

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