Kurd Albrecht von Ziegner has developed an indispensable training tool for dressage
eventing and jumping. This book was developed to help riders
trainers and judges understand what it takes to classically train a horse so it can succeed in any discipline.
A guide for training the young horse
he presents the “Training Tree“
a concept that is compelling
and easy to understand. It outlines the ten essential elements of classical basic training and shows how the elements are related and in what order they should be achieved. The author clearly explains how trainers and riders can apply dressage work gently and logically
in order to develop a solid foundation in any horse
mentally as well as physically. This book will assist trainers and riders in teaching a horse to be sound
and well prepared for work and competition at the advanced levels.