WARHorses ADVICE

Video Tips from Jec Ballou

Each month, Jec Ballou provides WARHorses with simple, fun advice and exercises to developed improved performance and riding enjoyment with our horses. Between posts, Jec [...]

January 22nd, 2018|Categories: Training|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Cross Training Fitness Test for Your Horse

Jec outlines a basic test that will help you gauge your working horse’s fitness level for the New Year. Get in the habit of [...]

January 5th, 2018|Categories: Training|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Herd Dynamics Heard Loud & Clear

Alice MacGillivray, PhD, is author of “Riding Horseback in Purple” written for “women of age” who maybe considering horse ownership – first timers and re-riders [...]

September 26th, 2017|Categories: Advice, Training|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Herd Dynamics Heard Loud & Clear

Horse Treats 101 – Good Choices for Your Good Horse

This past Sunday I worked in the yard. I mowed, weeded, transplanted bee balm, cleaned the barn, scoured the water tub and brushed the horses. [...]

June 14th, 2017|Categories: Advice|Tags: , |Comments Off on Horse Treats 101 – Good Choices for Your Good Horse

Liberty Training – Improve Your Relationship with Your Horse

Alice MacGillivray, PhD, is author of “Riding Horseback in Purple” written for “women of age” who maybe considering horse ownership – first timers and re-riders [...]

June 6th, 2017|Categories: Advice, Training|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Liberty Training – Improve Your Relationship with Your Horse

Advice for WARHorses Interested in Buying a Horse

Alice MacGillivray, PhD, is author of “Riding Horseback in Purple” written for “women of age” who maybe considering horse ownership – first timers and re-riders [...]

March 28th, 2017|Categories: Advice|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Advice for WARHorses Interested in Buying a Horse

Get Out the Kleenex – Care Considerations for Older Horses

Written by Melanie Eberhardt I recently crossed a major threshold and find myself on the north side of 50. I admit to feeling my age. [...]

May 20th, 2016|Categories: Advice, Training|Tags: , , |0 Comments