The Ringside Guide for Any Rider at Any Level
Softness - Looseness - Engagement - Adjustability - Ground Work
CLASSICAL DRESSAGE MEETS WESTERN HORSEMANSHIP in the growing equestrian discipline of Western Dressage.
Dressage work demands that horses be responsive, supple, and balanced - desirable qualities whether your
horse is navigating trails, working cattle, or performing in a dressage competition.
Following a comprehensive training path, these 101 exercises, presented as full arena diagrams with
step-by-step instructions, develop your horse's natural ability to carry himself correctly. Practicing
them will also improve your own riding skills and strengthen your relationship and communication
with your horse.
Western Dressage can make your horse the best he can be, whether the goal is pleasure riding, the
highest levels of competition, or somewhere in between.