I really like my combo bit from Myler. After talking with Dale Myler in July 2017, I made the plunge and bought the best. Although it looks complicated and harsh, it’s actually very easy on Roxy. Before our trip, all the Roxs wanted to do was RUN… Bitless was out of the question, snaffle didn’t work, […]
Stay tuned for our upcoming ride: 5001, a long ride for horse health. This is Day 1 of training!!! Our program for the next 3 months will include lots of hill walking (for me!) and 3 rides a week in the saddle.
What I’m about to say is worth THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS. It’s the most IMPORTANT THING FROM MY TRIP…
I want to thank everyone I came into contact with during the 5000 miles of hope solo horse ride from Canada to Guatemala.
Chris MacLuckie is a humanitarian, environmentalist, author, farmer and animal lover. Animals have always been part of his life. Riding horses, however is relatively new for him.
Most of the horses I’ve seen in Guatemala have been work horses. A cargo/ riding hybrid.
The Long Riders Guild is the go to resource site for support and information regarding horse travel and long distance expeditions.
I rode with the Cuadra San Martin in the Zaragoza horse parade in October. And as they invited me to their horse parade 3 weeks later, I HAD to say yes.
The #1 horse issue I saw while travelling thru Canada, USA, Mexico and Guatemala was OVERRUN HOOVES, EITHER SHOD OR BAREFOOT.
We used a custom Mad Barn product for 9 of the 13 months we rode from Canada to Guatemala.