Articles - training

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You’ve Bought a Yearling Thoroughbred, Now What?

Thoroughbred trainer Reade Baker discusses the steps horse owners and trainers should take once they’ve purchased a yearling racehorse prospect.

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Freestyle Riding (part 3 of 4)

True horsemen are admired for their ability to ride by the seat of their pants. Pat Parelli explains how this can be achieved through freestyle riding.

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Teaching Your Horse At Liberty (part 2 of 4)

On the whole, people have little control over their horses when they are not on the end of a lead rope - and even then there are no guarantees.

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A Natural Look At Horsemanship (part 1 of 4)

In traditional horsemanship it’s normal to look at horses very subjectively: he’s a good one, or, he’s got vices; he’s a bucker, a puller, a rearer, etc.

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Braving The Weather for Horse Racing’s Spring Training

Canadian racehorse trainers are set to brave unpredictable spring weather to get horses ready for the start of this year’s racing season.