The Do's and Don'ts of Summertime Riding

For the faithful equestrian, riding in any season is a must. But, there are some important rules to follow when riding in the heat. Troxel Ambassador, Rachel Gagliardi, shares the do's and don'ts of summertime riding and tips for protecting you and your horse.


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