All posts by Ashleigh Barlow

New Skill Saturday – Cleaning and Reassembling A Bridle

Confession time… Be honest, when was the last time you took your bridle apart to clean it properly? We won’t tell anyone if you don’t! As equestrians we often put off cleaning our tack until it’s absolutely essential. While cleaning your saddle is usually a quick and easy task, bridles can be a little more … Continue reading New Skill Saturday – Cleaning and Reassembling A Bridle

Show Ring Skills – Applying Quarter Marks

With competition season just around the corner we’ve been learning all about the ultimate show ring skill… applying quarter marks! In essence quarter marks are about creating an illusion. Usually seen in the show ring or dressage arena they’re used to show off  your horses muscle tone and conformation (while detracting from any flaws). Creating … Continue reading Show Ring Skills – Applying Quarter Marks