Ask Our Expert - Zane Davis
Montana horseman Zane Davis trains reining and reined cow horses. He rode the gelding Reymanator to the 2009 open championship at the National Reined Cow Horse Association‚Äôs Snaffle Bit Futurity. In the September 2010 issue of Western Horseman, he explains how riders can make training sessions more effective by basing their regimens on their horses‚Äô personalities. Here, he answers three reader questions about horsemanship.
10 Fire Preparedness Tips for Horse Owners:
The best way to prevent a barn fire is to be aware of possible causes and prepared for all eventualities. Read and print our 10 tips for fire preparedness for your barn.
Ask Our Expert - Jon Ensign 2010
Belgrade, Montana, horseman Jon Ensign conducts clinics throughout North America, drawing upon the influences of mentors that include Ray Hunt, Martin Black and Buck Brannaman. In the August 2010 Western Horseman feature ‚ÄúThe Ma√Īana Principle,‚ÄĚ Ensign explained the importance of properly structuring a riding session to avoid ‚Äúoverdrilling.‚ÄĚ Here, he answers four reader questions about horse purchases, riding safety and tack.
Ask Our Expert - Mike Kevil
Arizona horseman Mike Kevil is the author of the Western Horseman book Starting Colts and the producer of the two-part video series of the same name. The July 2010 issue of Western Horseman includes his instructional article, ‚ÄúTeaching the Turnaround.‚ÄĚ Equipped with more than 30 years of experience training horses, Mike conducts horsemanship clinics throughout North America and Europe. Here, he answers reader questions on horse-handling and rider safety.