UACES Facebook Horsemanship
skip to main content


A horsemanship clinic takes place in Jonesboro, AR
Horsemanship Clinic Held in Jonesboro, Arkansas

The Extension Horse Program offers any number of levels of horsemanship skill development for youth and adults.

 There a wide variety of topics available. They are hands-on in nature and will often involve guest speakers, depending on content. 

  • General Horsemanship
  • Speed Events
  • Roping
  • Working Cow Horse
  • Ranch Horse
  • Ranch Cutting
  • Western Pleasure
  • Showmanship
  • Colt Breaking
  • Yearling Sale Prep
  • Ground work for Young and Older Horses
  • General Show Prep
  • Reining
  • Search and Rescue Team Training
  • Mounted Patrol and Security
  • Dressage 


Articles Relating to Horsemanship

Care and Storage of Tack

Halter Breaking Your Horse

Getting Those 2's Ready to Ride

Choosing the Correct Bit and Maximizing Flexion

Using Our Legs for Power Steering

Perfecting The Whoa

For more information contact:

  • Dr. Mark Russell
    Associate Professor - Equine Extension
    University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture
    Cooperative Extension Service
    2301 S. University Avenue
    Little Rock, Arkansas 72204
    Phone: (501) 671-2190
    Fax: (501) 671-2185


Livestock and Forage Links