Category: Learning Dressage

“I’M AFRAID I’M GOING TO RUIN MY HORSE” and other things dressage riders say…

It’s a phrase I’ve heard on more than one occasion.  I admit I’ve thought it at times too.  Well, here’s the truth of it, right off the bat.  If you are a thinking rider that is concerned about how your actions affect your horse, then chances are pretty good you will never “ruin” your horse.   That doesn’t mean you won’t...