What to Look For In a Dressage Horse
I’ve changed my mind about what I look for in dressage prospects. Like most people, I started out thinking that I wanted a horse with exceptional thrust and air time in his stride; that aspect was most important.
— Anne Gribbons

Excellent article on what to look for in a dressage prospect by Anne Gribbons, a FEI "O" judge, and USEF "S" dressage and sport horse breed judge. Find out what to look for in a dressage horse and why a big mover might not be your ideal partner.

Originally a native of Sweden, Anne Gribbons has represented the United States in numerous competitions. In 1995, she was a member of the Pan American silver medal winning team on the horse Metallic. She is on the USEF Dressage Committee and U.S. Equestrian Team Foundation National Advisory Board.