Horses are expensive. Lets face it the horse is the cheap part. It's everything else that will bury you. Training and lessons are one of those costs you just don't think of right up front. We have been lucky enough to have a trainer for our daughter, but we still limit the amount of lessons due to the cost.
For all those who show and just can't afford a trainer what other training/lesson options do you use? Do you watch videos? Go to clinics? Read books?
What are some of your biggest tips for saving money in this area?