Longitudinal Stretching of the Top Line During Riding (LSR): A Way to Improve Welfare of the Horse and the Horse-rider Partnership. PART 2: Results After One Month of LSR, Discussion and Future Perspectives

LSR through positive reinforcement is a method to improve the mental and physical condition of the horse as well as strengthening the horse-rider partnership. … More Longitudinal Stretching of the Top Line During Riding (LSR): A Way to Improve Welfare of the Horse and the Horse-rider Partnership. PART 2: Results After One Month of LSR, Discussion and Future Perspectives

Norwegian research: Stretching the top line has several positive effects

Most riders want their horse to have long, supple movements, yet it is easy to forget that learning and successful training that demand collaboration with the animal has to start with calmness and a relaxed state of mind both in the trainer and the horse. … More Norwegian research: Stretching the top line has several positive effects