The Morgan Show.......... Dressage Day Schooling....and Footing

Part 1

Once the dressage court was removed, I had the arena drug before horses came in to school. I'd noticed that even with only 27 dressage rides the rail was sounding hard.

That was one of the things that had frustrated me the year before at this show. I had not had that kind of trouble with the footing packing on the rail at the Puyallup facility in most of the shows I managed. Some of the Arabian shows had had three times as many horses as the Morgan shows. Figuring out how to keep this footing lively was going to take some work.

By the time I did