Our blogs are helpful hints for horse owners - There are many thoughts and ideas about horses and training, so if you are new to the horse industry get help by asking. You might consider joining a club or find a qualified trainer in the discipline of your choice. In Australia, the Equestrian Federation of Australia and the Pony Club Association, and the various breeds in the various states have people who will help you. Read widely, ask questions, attend coaching clinics and learn before you make mistakes. Allowing horses to learn bad habits, or making the wrong decision about floats, saddles and gear can be costly. Dont be afraid to ask for help. Remember - we all started somewhere.