•Learn how to feed horses and what
they eat.
•Give a horse a special treat.
•The Trail Guide will show you the
correct way to mount and dismount
from a horse. Sit in the saddle and
take hold of the reins. The Guide will
also, lead you on a short ride in order
to get the feel of how the horse moves.
•You will learn what you should wear
while you riding a horse and How does
the clothing that you wear keep you
safe while you are riding.
•Look at the special riding helmets and
learn why you always wear a Riding
helmet when riding.
•Watch someone grooming a horse
and then help groom the horse using a
brush, currycomb and hoof pick. Learn
what does the horse’s coat feel like
and brush the horse’s mane.
•Learn what is “tacking up a horse”
and look at a saddle and discover the
difference between a western and
English saddle, what does a girth do
and how the saddle pad protects the
saddle from the horses sweat.
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