Riding

Parts of the Western Saddle: A Beginner’s Guide

At the outset, understanding the various parts of the Western Saddle seems outrageous. They’re too many, and their functions vary a lot. Yet collectively, they fulfill the same purpose: entertain a comfortable ride. Where the English saddles have equally dominated the industry, seasoned equestrians vote in favor of the Western saddle. This has partly to …

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Can Horse Riding Help You Lose Weight? Here’s the Surprising Answer!

Our trusty steeds might just be the most amazing animals in the world. Just being near these creatures in itself is therapeutic and one derives a sense of peace and tranquillity when riding them. Mental benefits aside, have you ever wondered about all the physical benefits that these special creatures provide us with? More importantly, …

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Western vs English Riding: What’s the Difference?

If you’re not familiar with horses or an equestrian expert, you may be wondering what the differences are between English and Western riding. Well, here are some facts you didn’t know. Horses were first domesticated around 4000 years ago. Cave carvings of horse-pulled chariots can be traced back to the Bronze Age. Egyptians started using …

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