What should an exercise rider do with their tack after they finish riding? Throw it into a heap in the corner of the stall? Read this article and find out!
Janice L. Blake, jockey, author, speaker, and equine consultant goes over how to get your horse back to the barn safely after its morning gallop. Excerpt from How to Exercise a Thoroughbred Race Horse.
Author Janice L. Blake explains how to check your tack before mounting so it is safe and fully functional.
What are draw reins, and how are they used on a horse? What are they for? Does it hurt the horse? Check out this article and learn how to help a horse with a high head carriage use themselves better!
Author/Jockey Janice L. Blake demonstrates how to check the tack on your horse before you leave the barn.
A summary of Janice L. Blake’s book, How to Exercise a Thoroughbred Race Horse, in which she explains how to get a horse from the barn to the race track and back safely.
Some people are drawn to horses naturally and just feel better being around them. The size of the horse’s heart may have something to do with that. Read this article to find out more about the healing properties of being around the horse and its big heart!
Do you have a passion? A feeling that won’t let you ignore it? Dr. Wayne Dyer says passion leads you to act on your joy and follow your bliss!
Many decry the use of horses as sporting participants. Is it ethical to use horses this way? Read more to find out.
The family circus is back with a jockey-themed cartoon. This is how many people get their first impressions of a jockey’s life.
Two equine quotes taken fron the book How to Exercise a Thoroughbred Race Horse by Janice L. Blake.
Janice L. Blake goes to Brazil yet again to compete in the Ladies Day Tournament in 2014. Eight female jockeys riding a total of 5 races for points will compete at the Jockey Club Rio Grande do Sol.
Janice L. Blake, jockey, author, speaker, consultant, has an interview with John Engelhardt of Winning Ponies.com. http://www.winningponies.com jb interview