Bestselling Equestrian DVDs Now Streaming!
The way we watch our favorite television shows and movies is changing—we want access to the programming we love where and when it works in our busy lives. Nothing could be truer for the active horseperson: Whether we want to illustrate a point for a student on our smartphones, cue up a training video on…
The Real Reason You Shouldn’t Look Down While Riding
We’ve all heard it over the years: “Don’t look down!” And maybe, “You look at the ground and that’s where you’ll end up!” The real reason we shouldn’t look down while we’re riding doesn’t have as much to do with running into things or falling off as it does with the horse’s ability to perform.…
Winter Horse Training Secrets: Try This 3-Minute Lesson When Time Is Short (or Your Hands and Feet Are Cold!)
Good horsemanship is as easy as 1-2-3! “It’s simple, really,” explains educator, horse trainer, and author of 3-MINUTE HORSEMANSHIP Vanessa Bee. “When the teaching session is short and ends on a positive note, horses learn more quickly…and so do we.” For all those riders and trainers suffering from the same bout of good ol’ January…
“Stretching” the Horse’s Comfort Zone–The Story of a Tourist in a Foreign Land
When training your horse to become comfortable with new objects and in new places and situations, the goal, says Vanessa Bee, author of the bestselling books 3-MINUTE HORSEMANSHIP and THE HORSE AGILITY HANDBOOK, is to get him just outside his comfort zone when introducing slightly scary scenarios (note the emphasis on slightly!), but not so…
Improve Your Riding, Your Horsemanship, and Your Horse in Only 3 to 5 Minutes a Day!
TSB is THRILLED to introduce two new books that provide easy-to-do lessons that will improve your riding, your horsemanship, and your horse…and hold your horses, folks…all it takes is 3 to 5 minutes a day! How can this be? If there is any “one thing” the great horsemanship mentors preach en masse it is…
Great Photos of Horses and TSB Authors–Happy Friday!
Sometimes, it feels good to just remember why we love horses. On this Friday, enjoy a few photos that capture why we all work so hard to have horses in our life and do right by them. –The TSB Staff www.horseandriderbooks.com
TSB’s Top Three Things to Do with Your Horse as Summer Ends and Fall Begins
It’s official: kids are back in school and for those of us in the northern regions of the riding world, temperatures are dropping, horses are friskier in the morning, and jackets have once again become a necessity. It was a great summer of riding though, right? Whether you’ve had a busy competition schedule or just…