A little bit ago, I posted on FB "What is your #1 Challenge with your horse?"I received several dozen replies and it took me some time to categorize them so I could start replying. It's not...
Horses are a precocious species. That means they are born with the ability and knowledge to do lots of stuff us humans take 18 years and more to learn. Such as cantering off when they’re about an...
Jodie was struggling with some fear issues from being severaly hurt while on horses she really shouldn't have been on, but she had trusted the instructor who told her to get on. It happens. Here's...
There’s always at least one well-meaning person (at least I think they’re well-meaning) who is pushing to make things more average."On behalf of the masses, the uncommitted, the ones who don't...
I'm probably a bit different than a lot of folks in that it's the rogues, renegades, spooks and knuckleheads that intrigue me. The horses other trainers won't take on. And the ones those other...
Many folks seem to confuse a horse’s innate ability to canter with a balanced, soft canter.These are not the same thing. Many who bring a horse to me for training tell me their horse canters just...
Bucking scored second in replies for my question on your #1 challenge with your horse. So, plop down in a chair and peruse this relatively short read. I’ve chosen a few out of the many replies...
Comparisons are always important to understand what’s what. We wouldn’t know what hot is if we didn’t know what cold is and such. So, because Rocco isn’t real proficient with his ground work (or...