When considering buying a horse with issues on the barrel pattern, make safety a priority.
Kassie Mowry explains her program for a colt’s first year on the barrels, from starting the pattern to prepping for the juvenile futurities.
Carl Gould shows his beginning steps to a solid foundation on a horse that will extend into the lifetime of the horse.
Carl Gould demonstrates why he “pushes a horse into the bridle,” why it’s important and what it means.
Carl Gould demonstrates how to get a horse collected, as well as defining exactly what collection should look like.
Carl Gould discusses how to keep a horse from anticipating rider cues, by keeping the body square, relaxed and comfortable.
Carl Gould is a National Reined Cowhorse Association Hall of Fame inductee, he won the Snaffle Bit Futurity Open Championship in 1989 and made history by winning it on an Appaloosa. His wife, Kathy, won the Snaffle Bit Non Pro Futurity Championship the same year and they became the only husband-and-wife team to have accomplished such a feat. Carl has gone on to win multiple championships and more than $77,000 in Equi-Stat reported lifetime earnings across multiple disciplines.