Originally Posted by Britt
... I've never considered it much different than riding in summer, except that my mare get's uber hyper in winter and wants to go about bucking at a gallop all the time (lol, fun...*note the sarcasm*)...
Horse's temperature comfort zone is a lot lower than ours, and they do get a lot friskier in the 30-50 degree range from my experience. Our mares love riding in the cold, and I enjoy it too (except for my toes always getting cold for some reason).