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Resources for trail riding

The Making of a Trail Horse, Part 2

Manners and Skills There are many ingredients that go into the making of an exceptional trail horse and just like in the kitchen, quality ingredients can make the difference in an average dish or an
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Episode 1021: “From Tails to Trails” Behind the Scenes

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1021: From Tails to Trails

From Tails to Trails Julie Goodnight helps an English rider learn to ride with split reins in preparation for riding on the trails.
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Episode 724 – Outward Bound– Behind The Scenes

Julie Goodnight helps a barn-sour horse follow his rider’s lead and head out on the trail alone
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Episode 723 – Snap To It– Behind The Scenes

Julie Goodnight reminds a well trained horse that he has ground manners
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Episode 723 – Snap To It

Julie Goodnight reminds a well trained horse that he has ground manners
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Teach The Stand-Still

It’s crucial to teach your horse to stand still when you first mount, according to trainer/clinician Julie Goodnight. The lesson will help your horse know you’re always in charge. http://trailridermag.com/article/teach-stand-still
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Downhill Tips

When your horse travels downhill, he lifts his back and reaches his hindquarters far beneath him for support and balance. He also uses his abdominal muscles. Help him get into this position by not leaning
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Sit The Spook

Sit the Spook Learn how to sit the spook on trail for safety and control with top trainer/clinician Julie Goodnight. All horses are capable of spooking. Horses are hardwired to flee in response to fear.
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Fearful Trail Horse

Fearful Trail Horse Question: Dear Julie, I have an 8-year-old gelding that is very easy to work with on the ground and in the arena. He tends to become uptight, and nervous when he goes
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Quick Tip: Emergency Dismount

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Pulley Rein Video Demonstration: Emergency Stop On A Horse

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Quick Tip: Trail Ride Safety; Leave Word, Carry A Cell Phone, ID On Saddle

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Quick Tip: Safe Gate Opening

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Quick Tip: How To Lead A Bridled Horse

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Quick Tip: When to Mount from the Right

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Quick Tip: Trail Resources

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Horse Master with Julie Goodnight

Episode 410 – Troubled Waters

Troubled Waters: On Horse Master: Teaching a trail rider to walk confidently through water
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Episode 323 – Head Down On The Trail

Head Down on the Trail: Julie Goodnight helps a tense horse & rider work better with a loose rein
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Episode 301 – Can’t Make Me

Can’t Make Me: Julie Goodnight teaches a defiant horse that the tarp is easy to cross
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Episode 219 – Rearing To Go

Rearing to Go: Julie Goodnight helps a frustrated trail rider keep her horse moving forward and from rearing
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