Discuss the importance of understanding the impact of hot weather on both the rider and the horse and the need for proper preparation.
provide tips on carrying and drinking enough water, recognizing signs of dehydration,
Discuss the importance of sun protection for riders during summer rides
Discuss the signs of heat stress, proper cooling techniques, and scheduling rides during cooler parts of the day.
Emphasize the importance of proper warm-up and cool-down routines during summer rides
Discuss the significance of selecting the right time of day for riding during the summer
Discuss the importance of choosing shaded trails, checking trail conditions, and being mindful of water availability for both the rider and the horse