101 Western Dressage Exercises for Horse and Rider by Jec Aristotle Ballou Stephanie Boyles and Al Dunning. The new discipline of Western Dressage lets riders of Western pleasure horses enjoy the benefits of traditional dressage while using Western tack and attire. This book the very first on the topic offers 101 fun and effective exercises that will improve every Western horses suppleness balance in movement and responsiveness. Each exercise is presented with illustrated step-by-step instructions and a full arena diagram and exercises are organized by focus: softness looseness rider development engagement adjust-ability and ground work. This book is the ultimate reference for this new sport.
101 Western Dressage Exercises for Horse and Rider offers:
- 101 exercises presented as full arena diagrams with step-by-step instructions
- 240 pages
- Spiral bound
- The author Jec Ballou is a national advisor to the Western Dressage Association of America and helped to write the current rules for the sport.