Monthly Archives: November 2014

Gentle Horse Training Doesn’t Mean Wimpy

I hear this all the time “if you are soft with your horse he’ll walk all over you” or “you are too lovey with your horses, they won’t respect you”.  I understand the good intentions behind these comments, but I’m … Continue reading

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Wholistic Joining – Rethinking Round Penning Join-Up

When I witnessed a Join-Up of a horse for my first time it seemed strange to me that the horse was being chased around a round-pen scared on the verge of exhaustion.  It didn’t make sense that the horse was given … Continue reading

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