Posts by Lindsey Oaks

Trainer’s Corner: Healthy Contact with 4* Eventer Natalia Neneman

folder_openTrainer's Corner
Natalia Neneman is a 4* eventer based in Ocala, FL. “Teaching my young horses to hold a soft contact with the bit is something I take very seriously; doing the proper behind-the-scenes work will produce willing, happy, upper-level horses! “One really effective exercise I use to teach this is a simple trot-pole exercise. Set four…
Click Me
Mattes Sound Proof Ear Bonnet

2024 Show Season MUST HAVES

The 2024 show season is underway (where does the time go!?)! We’ve taken the liberty of making you a little list of equipment essentials you NEED going into that first horse show of the year. Horse feeling a little…err..fresh going into horse show #1 this year? Help him tune out the noise with a Mattes…
Click Me

Using the Equilibrium Hotspot on Your Horse!

turned_in_not, , ,
folder_openTack Matters
Using the Equilibrium Hotspot Massage Mitt on your Horse There are many different ways to use this ‘handy,’ hand-held device offering both massage and heat for horses and their owners/riders alike. Get the battery charged up so that the light on the charger goes green, and you’re good to go! Introducing the Hotspot to your…
Click Me

Still not using massage on yourself? You are missing out on these benefits.

turned_in_not, ,
folder_openTack Matters
Hannah Donnelly, Chartered Physiotherapist BSc (Hons) investigates the benefits of massage for horse riders, used alongside heat, to target the four main areas horse riders tend to commonly suffer with.  The benefits of massage for horse riders. Massage has been used by therapists for thousands of years. Evidence suggests it is beneficial for a variety…
Click Me