Tag Archives: equestrian

Training the Whole Horse® – What Does it Mean?

Training horses in a body that struggles daily with post-hypothermic limbs, chronic fatigue & pain (from a fatal car accident 1984) I discovered my slower gentle approach (for my body) streamlined my training efforts. I was raised a crank and … Continue reading

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A Star Reborn Part 2

Now that Star can back-up with the slightest jiggle of the lead rope (read A Star Reborn Part 1) it is time to begin desensitizing him, teaching him to lunge with changing direction and perform a one-rein-stop on the ground … Continue reading

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Would you go to your Grandpa’s Dentist?

As I travel across the United States participating in horse expos there is a striking change that has been creeping into the horse industry the last few years, but this year I’ve seen it the BIGGEST ever!  What is it?  … 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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Bitless Trail Riding in a Nutshell

My latest video production is from a helmet cam that I’m still working on tweaks.  Here’s a trail ride that I took a couple weekends ago with Paco adding a few tips.  Sound and story are still coming together, but … Continue reading

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