1. Safety rules at the barn
2. Intro to equipment
3. Preparation for a riding (e.g., learning the blind spots of horses)
4. Grooming horses according to following steps:
a. Curry Comb
Use a curry comb to massage and remove loose hair on the horse. Dress down the horse by gently drawing small circles with the comb. Remember to clean the comb once in a while.
b. Dandy Brush
To get rid of dried mud and dirt, use a dandy brush to dress down the horse from its neck. Pay attention to where the saddle set and the area where rider’s boots scrub. Gently scrub at sensitive areas of the horse.
c. Body Brush
To remove the dirt and dander and promote a healthy and shiny coat on the horse, use body brush. You begin at horse’s neck and draw circles. Comb in the direction of the horse’s hair, from head to tail.