Q & A

“My horse only moves forward when I’m pushing – if I relax for a second she stops. Any ideas – please?!”

“I have a new horse. She’s unfit and quite...

My horse is leaning on my hands. He’s over 17hh so it’s hard to hold him up! Any ideas?

“Dressage judges always comment that my horse tends...

My Horse is Constantly Chewing the Bit. Should I change it?

“My horse is constantly chewing the bit and I think...

My horse is great out hacking but why is she nappy in the school?!

  “I’ve recently changed yard and was so...

I’m more nervous of my trainer than my horse!

My trainer is always shouting at me and telling me I’m too...

I jump 1m 10 at home – why can’t I jump 80cm at a show?!

“I’ve recently bought a new horse. She’s 7 and...

“I avoid canter if I can because my horse ignores my aids to stop.”

“I’m guilty of spending too much time in trot...

“My horse is great in walk & trot, but canter is a nightmare! Please help!”

“My cob goes nicely in walk and trot, her...

“My new horse is trained to Advanced Medium – but I can’t ride one side of him!”

 “I bought my new horse hoping he could teach me how...

How Can I Make My Horse Understand That There’s a Time and a Place for Jogging?!

“My horse jogs and swings his quarters into other...