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Video: Pre-Ride Safety Check

Start your ride off safely by doing a routine check of your horse's tack.

By | February 2013 Extras

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Before you head out for a long day of trail riding, make sure your tack is properly adjusted. Improperly fitting tack can lead to sores that keep your horse out of work for weeks, and tack that is weak or not secured correctly is a serious safety hazard.

Christy Landwehr of the Certified Horsemanship Association shows what you how to do a safety tack check before you hit the trail.

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Fancy Walk N That Way    Lexington, NC

1/30/2014 1:44:42 PM

Great tips for youngsters & beginners ")

Debra    Gilbert, AZ

1/16/2013 9:43:30 PM

Hi How about a safety check on a western saddle?

kygal    rural, KY

12/30/2012 2:32:44 PM


turnandburn    Ft. Wayne, IN

12/29/2012 3:59:01 PM

Don't you do this as you're saddling up?

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