This book is designed to help you increase your chances of winning a liberty class. It will demonstrate training techniques, because a horse needs to be trained for liberty just as for any other class. It will help you choose the correct horse to show if you have more than one, since certain horses are going to be much better at it than others. It will teach you conditioning methods and grooming secrets that will help you win and will show you how to select just the right music.
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Liberty is one of my favorite classes. I love to watch it and I love to compete in it. However, I see a lot of owners who aren’t showing their horses to the full advantage. Maybe the horse isn’t properly prepared for the class or the owners don’t quite understand what the judges want to see.