By Sarah Banks
If you are a Western rider here are some great exercises to keep your rides fresh and interesting for you and your horse.
Balancing exercise from HorseMagazine.com
This exercise is great for balancing and softens your horse on circles and turns to work on getting your horse more supple.
AQHYA Horsemanship Exercise
Here is a great exercise to practice to work on transitions, precision, and to get ready for shows.
Western Pattern from lessonsintr.com
This pattern is great to practice for you and your horse to work on accuracy, bending, and keeping impulsion. This also is a way to practice getting lined up for poles when coming at an angle.
Check out Horse Shoe Box Pinterest for more great western exercises!