This is an article I wrote at the invitation of my goddaughter Verena. Verena is passionate about dog training and has recently graduated f...
Wednesday, 10 February 2010
Rollkur is out!!! «Following constructive debate at the FEI round-table conference at the IOC Headquarters in Lausanne today (9 February), the consensus of the group was that any head and neck position achieved through aggressive force is not acceptable.» The group redefined hyperflexion/Rollkur as flexion of the horse’s neck achieved through aggressive force, which is therefore unacceptable. The petitions collected 41 000 signatures! Great work everyone!