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Horse Related Articles by Guest Columnists

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Even Horse Pros Need Pros6/7/2017
Try this Exercise for Better Hands4/5/2017
An AIDS test for your horsemanship3/14/2017
Camping with Horses, Part II2/22/2017
Camping with Horses, Part I1/24/2017
For the Right Ride, Tune into the Right Side of the Brain1/24/2017
Amy Skinner on Engaging the Core, Part I12/14/2016
Focus on Fitness with Julie Kenney, V12/14/2016
For Happier, Healthier Horses, Drop those Rotten, Rutted Routines11/30/2016
Focus on Fitness with Julie Kenney, IV10/5/2016
The Pitfalls of Training8/31/2016
WiseAssWallace Wants You to Know8/23/2016
Amy Skinner on Micro-Managing versus Guiding8/17/2016
Katrin Silva discusses contact8/17/2016
Amy Skinner interviews Jec Ballou, Part II6/29/2016
WiseAssWallace on Bad Methods and Habits6/22/2016
Amy Skinner interviews Jec Ballou6/21/2016
Amy Skinner’s Ah-Helmet Moment6/8/2016
WiseAssWallace on Gear5/25/2016
Julie Kenney, Focus on Fitness, III5/24/2016
When Education gets in the way of Education5/18/2016
Brent Graef, Young Horse Handling, Part IV5/4/2016
Focus on Fitness with Julie Kenney, II4/19/2016
Brent Graef, Young Horse Handling, Part III3/23/2016
Julie Kenney Focuses on Fitness3/23/2016
Brent Graef, Young Horse Handling, Part II3/2/2016
Brent Graef, Young Horse Handling, Part I2/24/2016
Setting up for Success. When flying is like trailering.2/3/2016
Teacher becomes Student: Not too Old to Learn2/2/2016
When Horses Know the Answer. A visit with Warwick Schiller1/27/2016
Amy Skinner describes "the rectangle" of self carriage.1/20/2016
Learn Self Carriage12/9/2015
Toss the gear! First, achieve relaxation & balance12/2/2015
Postcard Jack’s first trail ride11/25/2015
Serpentines, Part II10/21/2015
Serpentines, new and improved10/13/2015
Chadima continues her vital work in Afghanistan10/13/2015
Bad Love. The problem and how to solve it.9/22/2015
Feel and Release, Part II9/2/2015
Feel and Release, Part I8/26/2015
What is Ground Tying? Really?8/19/2015
Ashley sports the English casual style7/15/2015
Contact Illustrated7/15/2015
Understanding Contact, Part I7/7/2015
Horse Owning from a novice perspective6/23/2015
Checklist for Trainers and Clients6/17/2015
Are you a Horsewoman?5/27/2015
Going on Gut, Rewarded by Growth5/13/2015
Check this list before you take that first spring ride4/29/2015
Doctor dons helmet, sheds denial4/22/2015
The Well Rounded Horseman4/2/2015
Bend a Horse to Ride Straight, Part II3/3/2015
Joe Wolter Interview2/23/2015
Winter Weigh In: Robin Pepin2/18/2015
Winter Weigh In: Nina Fuller2/18/2015
Winter Weigh In: Julie Kenney2/18/2015
Winter Weigh In: Kim Stone2/18/2015
Not Too Old, Part 31/28/2015
Soft Feel - behind, in front, or with the bit1/21/2015
Not Too Old, Part 21/21/2015
Postcard Jack, a man’s identity revealed1/21/2015
The Value of a Finished Horse1/13/2015
Not Too Old, Part 11/13/2015
Lambs, Miles, and Mild Mayhem, part III12/17/2014
Holiday Story of Lambs, Miles, and Mild Mayhem, part II12/17/2014
Lambs, miles, and mild mayhem - A Holiday Story12/17/2014
Anatomy of a Wreck12/3/2014
Winterizing your Horse12/1/2014
2014 Unbranded Interviews: Scott Chestnut11/13/2014
Bend the Horse to Ride Straight, Part I11/6/2014
What We Know11/2/2014
Amy Skinner visits with Buster McLaury10/15/2014
Avoiding Flavor of the Week Syndrome10/8/2014
Ode to Redneck Riders9/9/2014
A Reflection on Reflections9/9/2014
Space and Respect8/12/2014
The Clothes Horse celebrates Mexican influences8/12/2014
Pushy Horse, Lazy Owner7/17/2014
Linking Art & Tradition7/3/2014
The Clothes Horse Debut7/3/2014
Good Horsemanship in any day’s task6/22/2014
Sarah Plummer Remembered, part II5/29/2014
What the crooked, old woman taught me5/29/2014
Horsewoman Sarah Plummer, Remembered5/15/2014
What Dee Taught Me, Part III5/15/2014
What Dee Taught Me, Part Two5/8/2014
What Dee Taught Me5/1/2014
How Nina Got Her Groove Back4/10/2014
Marsha Craig’s progress continues4/9/2014
Bombproof or Shut Down4/9/2014
Kill Pen to Kindness, Part II3/29/2014
Amy Skinner continues her journey3/29/2014
Her Horses, a poem by Sam Butcher3/13/2014
From Kill Pen to Kindness 3/13/2014
Life as a Canter Pirouette3/13/2014
An American explores timing, balance, and feel in Spain3/6/2014
Nina Fuller’s Go Go Story1/24/2014
A Mule Moment, by Ann Firestone1/15/2014
Winter Horse Care, as Nature Intended1/13/2014
Daniel Gorman demonstrates braiding12/11/2013
Fresh Look at the Equine Affaire11/18/2013
Darrell Dodds speaks with NickerNews9/4/2013
Unbranded talks with NickerNews, Part Six9/4/2013
Unbranded talks with NickerNews, Part Five8/15/2013
Unbranded talks with NickerNews, Part Three7/25/2013
Unbranded talks with NickerNews, Part Two7/17/2013
Tips for Horse Owners in a Disaster7/9/2013
Randy Rieman wows at Midwest clinics7/7/2013
Unbranded talks with NickerNews, Part One7/7/2013
Heroic First Responders, part III6/26/2013
Heroic Oklahoma First Responders, part II6/21/2013
Photographer Agnes Z Moyon has an eye6/16/2013
Heroic Oklahoma First Responders, part I6/15/2013
Dahlov Ipcar, artist and horse lover6/6/2013
Horse Trailer Safety and Tune-Up Tips4/11/2013
Leslie Desmond Interview, Part Two4/11/2013
Leslie Desmond Interview, Part One4/4/2013
The Artist behind Fergus, Part II3/24/2013
Jean Abernethy, the Artist behind Fergus3/14/2013
Nicky Hoseck, Wild Coast Ride, part 42/24/2013
Nicky Hoseck, Wild Coast Ride, part 32/11/2013
Wild Coast Ride, part 21/9/2013
House Swap needed for this Maine horsewoman1/4/2013
Wild Coast Ride, part 11/4/2013
Lauren Chase profiles Montana ranchers 12/8/2012
Tasmania by Horseback, Part Two12/8/2012
Horse Field Emergency, Part Three11/25/2012
Tasmania by Horseback, Part I11/25/2012
Horse Field Emergency, Part Two11/15/2012
Horse Field Emergency, Part One11/7/2012
Who is NickerNews?10/6/2012
Covering New Ground: Mini at Tufts, part II7/12/2012
Hog Hunting by Horseback, part III7/5/2012
Covering New Ground: Mini therapy horse visits Tufts7/5/2012
South Carolina Hog Hunting, part II6/29/2012
Developing a Leadership Feel6/29/2012
Resolutions with Horses and with Myself6/20/2012
Thought Notes and other Reflections6/20/2012
Hog Hunting by Horseback, Part One6/20/2012
Certainty versus Conviction, Nancy Lowery6/13/2012
Beezie Madden answers young rider’s letter6/12/2012
Camelot Minis New Lives, Part III4/9/2012
Minis Rescued from Camelot, Part II3/28/2012
Camelot minis find new life, Part One3/21/2012
Looking Forward as I Look Back3/7/2012
Evidence Based Horsemanship sneak preview, part I2/1/2012
Murray’s Mustang, part six1/18/2012
Murray’s Mustang, part five1/12/2012
Murray’s Mustang, part five1/12/2012
Murray’s Mustang, part four1/3/2012
John Murray’s Mustang, part three12/22/2011
John Murray’s Mustang, part two12/15/2011
John Murray’s Mustang, Part One12/8/2011
Working Mini Miracles, Part III9/25/2011
Mini therapy horse and owner work wonders, Part II9/22/2011
Mini Therapy Horse and Owner work wonders, Part I9/17/2011
Ancient Modality an alternative for healing horses8/10/2011
Custom Saddle Journey, II7/21/2011
A Trip to Crazy Town6/20/2011
Cows Rule6/13/2011
Trouper, the Wild Mustang, Part III6/13/2011
Rider weighs her weight5/26/2011
Trouper, the Wild Mustang, Part II5/25/2011
Trouper, the Mustang, Part I5/18/2011
Rider competes in IHSA Nationals5/11/2011
Travels with Molly, Part III5/11/2011
Travels with Molly, Part II5/4/2011
Riding with a Friend is Good for your Health!4/26/2011
Cowboy Mounted Shooters Clinic4/25/2011
Travels with Molly, Part I4/25/2011
Custom Saddle Journey, Part One4/9/2011
Hoofprints, a tribute to Chief4/9/2011
Mainer competes to be Favorite Trail Horse3/24/2011
Hunters with Dogs Create Nightmare Nights3/1/2011
Horse Summit addresses cruelty and neglect2/25/2011
Tough Life for Third World Animals2/16/2011
Life is Short. Enjoy the Ride!2/10/2011
A Wild, Winter Ride2/3/2011
Happy, Warm, and On Weight2/3/2011
Fun Times with Horse Blankets12/15/2010
Update from Maine Vet in Afghanistan11/9/2010
Young Artist Creates NickerNews Sketch11/2/2010
Rider Connects with Very Special (and Lucky!) Horse10/20/2010
Different but the Same - horsework here and abroad10/13/2010
Trail Ride Scare9/15/2010
Rave Reviews for Rocky Coast Riders9/7/2010
Horse Haikus Here!8/22/2010
Summer Days: Fun and Action6/11/2010
Challenges continue for Kim Stone at Alvord Ranch5/19/2010
Yikes - the Final and Scary Chapter of Cross Country Travel5/3/2010
Dreams are Worth Dreaming, part five4/25/2010
Across America with Horses, continued4/25/2010
Travels with Horses, from New Mexico to Maine4/12/2010
Dreams are Worth Dreaming, part four3/31/2010
Dreams are Worth Dreaming, part three3/31/2010
Twenty Bucks and Horses3/3/2010
Dreams are worth Dreaming, Part Two2/2/2010
Keeping Weight on in Winter2/1/2010
Hose Rage1/26/2010
Dreams are Worth Dreaming1/19/2010
Barn Gal Pals1/8/2010
Versatile Horse and Rider Success! (Part Three)12/6/2009
Versatile Horse and Rider Success! (Part Two)11/30/2009
Versatile Horse and Rider Success! (Part One)11/24/2009
Martin Black writes about equine dentistry11/14/2009
Parelli Party Poopers11/13/2009
Parelli Center Observations, Part Three11/13/2009
Parelli Center Observations, Part Two11/10/2009
Parelli Center Observations, Part One11/4/2009
Maybe Heaven Aint So Bad9/1/2009
From Neglect to Nourishment, a new life for Honey7/30/2009
From Maine to Texas and back3/29/2009
French horses at leisure3/13/2009
Recommended Horse Books2/24/2009
Ben the Unicorn12/20/2008
Magical Story of Rescue12/9/2008
Buck Brannaman Clinic by Kim Stone10/11/2008
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"Here lies the body of my good horse, The General. For years he bore me around the circuit of my practice and all that time he never made a blunder. Would that his master could say the same." - President John Tyler's epitaph for his horse