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Sanesa Q1 Day 2

Riding: Swordsmith Big Three Qualifier 1, Day 2 Instagram: @hmieshca Tik Tok: @hmieshca Please DM me on Instagram if you want to sponsor me.

Sanesa Q1 Day 1

Riding: Swordsmith Big Three Qualifier 1, Day 1 Instagram: @hmieshca Tik Tok: @hmieshca Please DM me on Instagram if you want to sponsor me.

The rules of etiquette in the warm-up arena at a show

To avoid collisions in the warm-up area, riders are expected to follow a set of internationally accepted regulations. Dr Mac takes a closer look

Sanesa 2019:Qualifier 4

Day 1 Riding:Swordsmith Instagram account: hmieshca

Junior Medium Dressage SA

Edit of Uber G’s Medium Freestyle at SANESA

Stadium Eventing on Bamboo de Rival

SANESA Level 7 stadium Eventing on Bamboo de Rival, winning the Class

Sanesa Q3

I entered a showjumping class and made it through to the jump-off.

Spectaboolous SANESA Qualifier 1

The 22nd of February Spectaboolous competed in his first ever 1m class, in his first class he had an

Michelle Du Plessis working hunter GOPRO SANESA WP Q1 2014

Michelle Du Plessis from Somerstrand College riding working hunter competition SANESA WP Q1 2014 at

SANESA WP Working Hunter team 2014

SANESA WP at Hunters Valley

SANESA WP Working Hunter team 2014 enjoying a hunt at Hunters Valley

SANESA Qualifier 2 2015

SANESA Qualifier 2 2015

My boy in the 1.20m. Jumping us into a second place. Absolutely adore this horse!!!

GoPro - Horse Riding competition

GoPro | Horse Riding competition

That was a SANESA competition❤️ South African National Equestrian Associations I jumped 70cm

Razdi Lollypop and Alexa Anniciello

Razdi Lollypop and Alexa Anniciello

Sanesa Qualifier 1 Equitation 1M Instagram: @aanniciello Twitter: @aanniciello

Sasha Sanesa Gauteng Finals 4th

Sasha Sanesa Gauteng Finals 4th

Sasha in dressage 4th place Gauteng Finals

SANESA Schools, Day 2

SANESA Schools, Day 2

Showjumping Phase, i knocked 2 and had 1 time fault. I was so proud of Moon as she has never jumped

SANESA Schools with Misty Skies

SANESA Schools with Misty Skies

Qualifier 2, Shongweni Club Durban. This video is of the first day – 14 March 2015, at SANESA with

Art

Art

andrew barlow fine art

Born 1970, Harare, Zimbabwe. Studied Fine Art at University of Stellenbosch, graduating in 1992 with a degree in Fine Arts (Painting). website: andrew barlow fine art

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Art

Caryn Bowie

I know horses intimately as an art subject, the musculoskeletal system, the way the coat shines over the muscles and the facial expressions. Pastel drawings of African animals and Racehorses. Digital Photographic Art of African Animals printed on canvas. Mosaic rocks and frames. I live on a wildlife estate in

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Horse Training Beginners

Horse Training - A Beginners Guide

5 Mistakes Horse Owners Often Make When Loading Their Horse

Mistake #1 – Thinking your horse is like a dog or a cat.

Unless the new horse owner has been educated, they may think their horse is like a cat or dog.  The new horse owner may pat his thigh and say, “C’mon” a few times and the horse will just leap into the trailer like a happy dog.

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Horse Training - A Beginners Guide

Another Method of Loading a Horse in a Trailer

Since there is no one right way or one wrong way to train a horse, you may want to change the method you are using to train your horse.  You have several different ways to choose from.  If you are not having any luck with one method you can always try another.

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Horse Training - A Beginners Guide

Bit vs Bitless

BIT VS. BITLESS TRAINING

When it comes to the welfare of the horse, riders and trainers do their best to ensure that the horse is not subject to pain under saddle. One of the most common debates is about training horses to be ridden with a bit and training them to be ridden without a bit. There are many advantages to both methods. For certain situations, a bit may be more efficient than not using one. In other situations, riding without a bit may be more comfortable to the horse than using a bit. It depends on the situation, the training level of the horse, the rider’s abilities, and the goals that you are trying to achieve with your horse as to which method will work best.  

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Horse Training - A Beginners Guide

Horse Training – A Beginners Guide

If you are either looking to buy a horse or maybe you have already acquired a horse.  Either way the will need to be trained.  Whether you do it yourself or hire a trainer to train the horse for you.

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Horse Training - A Beginners Guide

Horse training, food for thought for beginners

You should practice things your horse already knows before introducing something new. New skills should be introduced on something your horse already knows. Building on previously learnt skills is the key to being successful in horse training.

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