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RACHEL SOWINSKI

Like most riders, I owe much gratitude to those older, wiser (and occasionally wily) lesson horses that introduced me to the basics of riding and horsemanship. But consistently, my favorite horses have always been of a certain vintage. Teddy, Challis, Trevor and Beau make up the honor roll of the seniors I’ve been privileged to ride and care for. I’m grateful for the good management and training in their younger years that brought these horses to me with so much knowledge to share. However, that knowledge comes with some mileage, so I fully understood and accepted that additional TLC and maintenance would be my end of the bargain

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You and your horse. His strength and beauty. Your knowledge
RIDE+LIFE
When non-horse people answer questions about horses.
Have you ever wondered whatever happened to a horse you used to ride or own?
Tips to keep you fit and riding safely as you age.
How horses and riding are sometimes the cause of heartache, and sometimes its cure.
Administering the strangles vaccine should have been a simple procedure.
CARE+TRAINING
Ride across poles at an angle to unlock your horse’s shoulder movement.
Correct the behavior challenges of biting and pawing with the right technique.
Saddles as we know them have existed for hundreds of years, but that’s all changing with new breakthroughs in horse fit and rider comfort.
Features
10 steps to a successful body clip this winter.
Our editor’s picks for body clipping products that are up to the task.
Healthy joints are crucial to soundness. Here is expert advice for keeping your horse moving well.
How to make your senior horse’s years more golden.
Train correct gaits for the western horse with Cowboy Dressage.
More safety nets are available now than ever for horse owners encountering debilitating illness or financial distress.