Les Vogt on Trouble-Shooting Your Bit
Have a bitting problem? Bitmaker and 15-time world champion in reining and working cow horse, Les Vogt, Arroyo Grande, Calif., has some ideas about how to approach the situation.
5 Common Mistakes
The majority of people make the same kinds of training errors when starting a colt. Find out how to recognize and avoid these costly mistakes.
Ask Our Expert - Richard Winters
Richard Winters lives in Ojai, California, with his wife, Cheryl. They conduct horsemanship clinics throughout the country and operate their horsemanship program at the Thacher School, a private boarding school in Ojai. Winters won the 2009 Road to the Horse challenge, and is featured in the October article, “Higher-Level Horsemanship,” on page 68.
Constants and Variables
Kansas horsemanship clinician Kerry Kuhn explains that some things remain constant and others change when developing smooth transitions horseback.