The Wellington Hunter Derby Standing Martingale represents exceptional quality. Crafted of fine leather, it has stainless steel hardware, fine stitching and hand-rubbed edges.
As with any book of exercises, riders should realize they can only get out of them what they are able to put into them. Regular feedback from a qualified coach or friend, listening carefully to what your horse tells you, and respecting the difficulty of seemingly 'simple' exercises will help riders move forward.
The Carbon Fiber Dressage Whip is made to respond to extremely subtle whip aids. It’s a super lightweight dressage whip with rubberized handle grip and nickel plated cap.
The FLECK® Impuls! Triple Flex Whip features a flexible body and lash. This whip fits all hand sizes and has an ErgoBalance grip. An eyelet at the end can be used for hanging or to easily attach a wrist strap.
Walsh™ Leather Dog Bone Side Reins feature high quality leather and Italian rubber "dog bone" inserts. A nylon insert over the rubber prevents too much give. Adjusts from 41" to 46" inches.
Running martingale attachment for Showmark breastplates. Brass fittings.
With clearly designed wall charts, Beyond Horse Massage: Introducing the Masterson Method™ can help you make your horse feel more comfortable and enhance your relationship as a team in the process. USET Equine Massage Therapist Jim Masterson reveals his technique of light and gentle touch and response to the horse’s reactions to help release tension and pain.
Standing martingale attachment for Showmark breastplates. Brass fittings.
This Elastic Jumper Breast Collar by Walsh™ Harness Company offers a classic look, professional quality and freedom of movement for the horse. Fully padded with soft leather, this breast collar attaches to saddle dees with stainless steel trigger snaps.
The Ovation® Stretch Cord Running Attachment with stretchable forks for just enough give.
The classic lacquered dressage whip gets a fashionable update in this Crystal Grip Dressage Whip. The handle is covered in soft ultrasuede with a spiral of embedded crystals. A solitary crystal on the nickel plated cap makes a pretty finishing touch.
Dover England Standing Martingale Breastplate Attachment is a perfect match for the Showmark breastplate. It reflects the quality synonymous with the Showmark bridlework. One size with stainless steel buckle attachment.
For the past several decades, has your life been more about taking care of others than taking care of yourself while your dreams have gathered dust on long forgotten shelves?
Are you at that point in life when you've begun to wonder whether you'll ever find the courage to do all the things you wanted to do someday?
Offering horses as both metaphor and solution to the natural malaise that often rears its head just about the time we blow out that "midlife" birthday candle, this is the book that will help you ask (and answer), "What about my dreams?" and "Is it my turn yet?" and "If not now, when?" and best of all, "If now, how?"
Melinda Folse speaks to those women whose hearts yearn for reconnection at a time when life seems to have run its own course and childhood dreams of playing with horses are only a vague memory. She not only helps you rekindle the possibility of bringing a little equine energy into your life, she also takes you on a gentle journey of small steps to help your childhood passion become a reality.