DEBATE: Spectacular Gaits vs. Health
Recently a video titled “The Million Euro Coup In Horse Breeding – Spectacular Gaits vs. Health” has been circulating quite widely on social media. The short documentary questions the impact of modern day breeding on horse health as overly extravagant movement is preferred in young horses today at licensings, auctions and competitions.
Read the full article on Eurodressage. That has set out to talk to the author, Barbara Schulte, who published “Vom Fluchttier zum Desingnerpferd” (From flight animal to designer horse)
in 2012, as well asbiomechanics expert Dr. Hilary Claytton, to further discuss the theory behind the video.
Read the full article on eurodressage.com