What Are Our Horses Trying to Say to Us?

Have you ever been frustrated when trying to have a conversation with someone who did not speak the same language as you did or tried to converse with someone in their language using only a few words of that language that you learned a long time ago?

0 Comments

Tidbits from the Saddle

What we all are trying to make, I think and hope, is a more balanced, obedient, and willing horse and also to affect him psychologically to where he is more willing to take instruction and follow directions or, at least, be “willing to allow himself to be trained”...

Comments Off on Tidbits from the Saddle

Some Essential Truths in Our Quest to Obtain True Harmony with Our Horses

In the movie The WIZARD of OZ, when instructed by the Fairy Princess.”… To follow the yellow brick road”, Dorothy asked “... but where do I begin?” The Fairy Princess replied: “It is always best when beginning to begin at the beginning.” And so it is with the education of the horse.

Comments Off on Some Essential Truths in Our Quest to Obtain True Harmony with Our Horses

TEN IMPORTANT THINGS TO REMEMBER WHEN SCHOOLING HORSES

Think about your back being connected to the reins while maintaining your upper body erect in the shape of a “D” rather than a “C” with your Ischia bones centered over the 14th/15th thoracic vertebrae...

Comments Off on TEN IMPORTANT THINGS TO REMEMBER WHEN SCHOOLING HORSES

TEN IMPORTANT THINGS TO REMEMBER WHEN HANDLING HORSES

FOREMOST, YOU MUST GET AND HOLD THE HORSE’S ATTENTION. IF IT WANDERS YOU MUST IMMEDIATELY GET IT BACK, BECAUSE WHERE THE HORSE LOOKS IS WHERE HIS MIND IS AND HE WANTS TO HAVE HIS FEET CATCH UP TO HIS MIND...

Comments Off on TEN IMPORTANT THINGS TO REMEMBER WHEN HANDLING HORSES