Remember Curly in City Slickers? Here’s ONE of the ONE THINGS. My HERE TOO! philosophy. A lot of horses are trained to do specific things under specific circumstances. But, they don't respond when...

A New Creative Approach for Me As in, I’ve never done this before and I made it up as I went along. I saw how things were progressing and decided to try more things to change it up or at times kept...

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...

What the Devil is Progress Anyway? Round 1  I’m headed out to work with a horse.  I have my plan. I go to the corral and the horse looks out of the side of her eye and mosies away acting...

Today a student was lamenting that while away for a vacation, she had hired her neighbor teen to feed the horses and clean the stalls. She uses grindings (sort of like heavy shavings) and had just...

It has become glaringly obvious that some clarification and correction needs to get out on what is and what isn’t a snaffle.  Many horse owners, riders and a ridiculous number of tack shops...

I was hearing this story from someone else, before I witnessed it with my own eyes, I probably wouldn't have believed the person unless it was someone like Guy McLean.  Here goes: I was...

Someone calls me to inquire about some help with their horse or better yet and more accurately, themselves. I ask them about their horse’s skill level and their skill level. I listen carefully. I’m...