The Horse Studio has driving DVDs and books on a variety of driving topics. Carriage driving advice from how to start your horse in harness and ground work to how to compete at the top echelons of the sport. HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, Sallie Walrond, Velstra and many other great names of the sport offer superior help in how to do it right.

Also some unique gifts that every horse driving enthusiast will enjoy.



Looking for a specific item? Click on the department link, i.e. Books, DVDs etc.

Riding performance gloves
Riding performance gloves from SSG. The Gator Grip.
$19.95 $29.95
Riding performance gloves from SSG.

The Gator grip brings you high performance comfort and durability for the toughest course. In Black and Tan. Well loved by eventers and drivers these gloves have earned their excellent reputation. Their breathable no sweat palm and back and lattice work overlay palm provides a sterling grip. The key reinforcement also offers double rein handling for the dressage schooling rider who wants to keep track of the big warmblood moving forward.......... (click on image for full details)

final saleAll red tag sales are final sales as marked. No returns or exchanges for any reason. Hence big discount.


Competition Carriage Driving On A Shoestring.
Competition Carriage Driving On A Shoestring. Jinny Johnson
This is a book with special assistance for the novice single horse or pony driver - how to enter and compete in combined driving on a shoestring. From Uk Publisher J Allen, and written by the well respected driving commissioner Jinny Johnson...... (click on image for full details)

Doc Hammill's Fundamentals vol 4
Doc Hammill's Fundamentals Driving Working Horses Harness. Vol 4.
$26.95 $49.95
TheHorseStudio.com review: As you head off into the woods with your horse in harness it is sage advice to learn some safety and basics first. There are lots of surprises in store out there and learning Doc Hammills methods may help ensure the safety of you and your horse before you go. There are two hours of material here and a wealth of information on a range of topics. Vet Doc Hammill and Master Horseman Tom Triplett guide you deftly through how to teach your horse...... (click on image for full details)
Velstra Driving School Part 2.
Velstra Driving School Tjeerd Velstra Part 2.
$34.95 $39.95
Who wouldn't wish to sit next to twice Four In hand Driving World Champion Tjeerd and have the benefit of his sound advice as they confront the issues that training and working your horse in harness may produce? This is a very detailed look at aspects of driving the four in hand team, and explains the 'velstra' Achenbach method ( see our book listed on this subject), and the two hand system........(click on image for full details)
Competition Carriage Driving
Competition Carriage Driving HRH The Duke of Edinburgh
This is the revised and enlarged edition and is super witty and full of great tips and insights. From HRH Duke Of Edinburgh this title covers all experience in the combined field from preparation through success in competition.......(click on image for full details)
Driving A Harness Horse
Driving A Harness Horse Step-by-Step Guide Walrond
TheHorseStudio.com Copyrighted Review:- This book is a very helpful resource from one of the most renowned and respected driving professionals and driving judges Sallie Walrond. This is a high quality production book from J. Allen of the UK of the British legend Sally and she has once again put her knowledge in the hands of the amateur or professional with great generosity....... (click on image for full details)
Driving and Judging Dressage
Driving and Judging Dressage from HRH The Duke Of Edinburgh.
$12.95 $22.95
Super help for those beginning driving dressage who want to better understand exactly what the judges see and how they can best present their horse and carriage in the best balance to be successful in this phase of competition. A great book for anyone that is presenting their horse in the driving dressage ring or judging the same, and HRH openly admits his strong point is not in the cross country phase as a highly regarded competitor at the top level of the sport, but in the cones and dressage phase. He discusses here the FEI rules, problems that both judges and drivers alike face, and how to best mark a competitor fairly....... (click on image for full details)
Judging Carriage Driving
Judging Carriage Driving from World Class Judge Sallie Walrond.
$14.95 $22.00
Judging Carriage Driving from World Class Judge Sallie Walrond. A book designed to bridge the gap between competitor and judge in the horse driving arena. This is a help for all Whips that are interested in furthering their careers with complete understanding of the procedures related to all sorts of carriage driving. Every conceivable type of class is covered: carts; coaches; mountain and moorland; donkeys; junior Whips; disabled drivers; horse driving trials. Also judging systems of the USA, Australia, UK and New Zealand are covered....... (click on image for full details)
The Encyclopedia of Carriage Driving
The Encyclopedia of Carriage Driving Sallie Walrond
It is of course an excellent Britannica for the horse driver but also a fun cover to cover educational read. This is a valuable reference guide that you will return to again and again and you can be sure when you do the answer will be found within the pages here. It includes full details of handling of the whip and reins, for single, pair, tandem, team driving, vehicles and their aspects, harness all types and details and easily provides a super read even from cover to cover as the illustrations are very good and the items to be learned including historical figures very interesting. ...... (click on image for full details)
Trakehner Horses in the 21st Century
Trakehner Horses in the 21st Century
$22.97 $39.95
Super warmblood DVD, great entertainment and education.This a superb DVD from the wonderful cinematography of Tonjes and Vogel - scenery is awesome, some of the footage of the trakehners is seen here for the first time - private pictures. Todays dressage stallions Solero and Gribaldi to the private pics of Caprimond and Hohenstein, Kostolany and Sixtus - Event World Champion Grafenstolz and other stallions shown in action. ...... (click on image for full details)

Photographic Guide to Driving the Harness Horse.
Photographic Guide to Driving the Harness Horse.
$11.95 $12.95
This photographic guide from Anne Norris and Caroline Douglas guides the novice whip through stages of learning to drive single or a pair including basics such as how to hold the reins and whip to common rein handling faults.......(click on image for full details)
Driving Wheel Christmas Ornament
Horse Carriage Driving Wheel Christmas Ornament Pewter
$17.99 $23.99

New.jpgThe horse driving enthusiast will love this wheel design Christmas ornament. Crafted in pewter it glitters brightly on the tree.

Size is approximately 2 inch diameter............... (click on image for larger picture)

free shipping


SSG Sunglasses
SSG Sunglasses for the Horse Rider/Driver

New ProductWrap around design with grips to keep them mounted.
A favorite for the harness racers for eye protection and those driving/riding through trails where there are constant changes of light. The lens offers 100% UV protection and is made of polycarbonate for safety offering up to 400NM. The ear pieces have a small grip to help keep them mounted.
Available in smoke, yellow or clear.
One size. .............. (click on image for larger picture)


Breaking A Horse To Harness
Breaking A Horse To Harness Sallie Walrond
$39.95 $45.00
Expert Advice Takes You From Start To Finish.TheHorseStudio.com review: In my opinion this is THE book to read to learn how to start your horse in the world of carriage driving! Excellent. Great color photographs accompany the step by step instructions from world renowned judge and trainer Sallie Walrond...... (click on image for full details)
Mini Power License Plate
Mini Power Horse Mirror License Plate. Chrome on black.

Miniature horse lovers delight in this unique laser design plate! Use as a license plate where it really catches the light or decorate a wall of your home or tack room where you can even use it as a mirror.............(click on image for larger picture)

Click Here to see all License Plates.


Driving Do's and Don'ts
Driving Do's and Don'ts Sallie Walrond
$11.95 $12.95
This is a commonsense guide offering advice on a wide range of driving topics, aimed at avoiding common mistakes and becoming a safer and more proficient carriage driver. Chapters include correct harness fitting and care, vehicle maintenance, driving on the road, tips on preparing for a show, taking part in show classes and eventing.......(click on image for full details)
In The World Of Friesians
In The World Of Friesians
$17.00 $35.00
Also highlights European Friesian Horse Festival . DVD.The Friesian horse continues to fascinate all that watch and own them - their nobility, power and intelligence - a true partner in every sense of the word. This is a super DVD that gives a comprehensive view of the breeding of this horse...... (click on image for full details)

Driving Questions Answered
Driving Questions Answered Sallie Walrond

Driving Questions Answered is a follow up to Threshold Picture Guide No 28 Starting to Drive, offering valuable advice and solutions to common problems. Chapters include types of carriage, vehicle for beginners, correct fitting of the vehicle, coping with common problems and showing........(click on image for full details)

Starting to Drive from Sallie Walrond
Starting to Drive from Sallie Walrond
$11.95 $12.95

Starting to Drive is a step-by-step introduction to safe harnessing, putting to and basic driving technique. Chapters include putting on a collar, saddle and crupper, fitting reins, the bridle and blinkers, correct rein handling, moving forward and turning and driving on the road..........(click on image for full details)


Share on Facebook
This store is powered by ShopSite web catalog software.