Dr. Heuschmann: Er etikk i hestesport en uforsonlig konflikt?

Dr. Heuschmann er utdannet berider og veterinær med spesialisering i Equine Orthopedics og har ridd 10 000 forskjellige hester. Denne erfaringen har gitt han en unik følelse for hvordan den teoretiske kunnskapen hans kan overføres til praksis, og hvordan gamle og skadelige bevegelsesmønster som hesten har lagt til seg etter feiltrening kan endres på få … More Dr. Heuschmann: Er etikk i hestesport en uforsonlig konflikt?

Longitudinal Stretching of the Top Line During Riding (LSR): A Way to Improve Welfare of the Horse and the Horse-rider Partnership. PART 2: Results After One Month of LSR, Discussion and Future Perspectives

LSR through positive reinforcement is a method to improve the mental and physical condition of the horse as well as strengthening the horse-rider partnership. … More Longitudinal Stretching of the Top Line During Riding (LSR): A Way to Improve Welfare of the Horse and the Horse-rider Partnership. PART 2: Results After One Month of LSR, Discussion and Future Perspectives

Norwegian research: Stretching the top line has several positive effects

Most riders want their horse to have long, supple movements, yet it is easy to forget that learning and successful training that demand collaboration with the animal has to start with calmness and a relaxed state of mind both in the trainer and the horse. … More Norwegian research: Stretching the top line has several positive effects