Author: PJ Janssen

To Braid or not to Braid

Q. Does the judge care if your horse is braided? A. Yes, if you present your horse braided, it shows you are taking the show seriously , and have pride in your horses turnout. Even in schooling shows it is important to have your horse looking his/her best . Well groomed, braided, tack clean , and your turnout (neat, clean, tidy) are a first impression when you enter the show ring. *Coeli Netsky –...

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Exercises for suppleness and bending

Q. What are some good exercises to improve my horses suppleness, and bending ? A. I like the spiral in and out ‘s on a 20 meter circle , they really help with bending , and teaching you horse to into your outside rein. I also am a fan of leg yields , and shoulder in’s. Next blog I will discuss the correct ways to execute these 3 exercises . Stay tuned. Coeli Netsky Equine Services, Guest...

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Super Slow-Mo Horse Jumping

Created from one original photo of Ellen Whitaker from Horsemart. 5 seperate depths painted in Photoshop for a parallax effect. Animated in After Effects using IK and the puppet pin tool. Music: Ennio Morricone – L’Estasi Dell’oro (Bandini...

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