Category Archives: Paths to the Divine

The Old Mare – Will She Remember?

After ten years without a horse I finally had the property and the means for a horse to live with me instead of boarding.  I had bought the “dump on the block” with 4 acres for which my mother cried … Continue reading

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Gentle Horse Training – Does it Work or is it a Fairy Tale Part 1

It sure is confusing with what seems to be information overload on how to live and be with our horses.  Some people say “horses cannot be pets so don’t hug and kiss them” or “your horse won’t respect you if … Continue reading

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My Horse Bucks for NO REASON

During spring a beautiful Leopard Appaloosa mare came to my barn because she had bucked her new owner off “for no reason”.  The new owner’s story was a familiar one; she had ridden horses when she was young and now … Continue reading

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How do you use horses to encourage wellness?

Author Gina McKnight talks to Missy Wryn about her triumph over tragedy and how she uses horses to support people with emotional and physical challenges. Gina: Where are you in the world? Missy: The magical foothills of Estacada, Oregon, USA, … Continue reading

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Trail Riding in Oneness with a Horse

Experience the oneness of bitless riding with this virtual trail ride. I started Paco bitless when he was 7 and he has never had a bit since. You CAN control your horse better without a bit! Let me show you … Continue reading

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Give Your Horse a Chance “Wait for me to catch up”

Do we need to dominate our horse or can we find a balance between effective communication, relationship & trust? From the horse’s perspective: Wait for me to catch up with what you are asking me.  I have a large body … Continue reading

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HORSE POWER Communication Series

HORSE POWER: Authenticity-Alignment-Intention-Magic AUTHENTICITY = Truth.  The truth about what you are feeling in the moment with your horse and be truthful to your horse about how you feel.  If you try to hide your feelings of fear your horse … Continue reading

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