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Bareback riding – it’s all about balance

Removing your saddle and going for a bareback ride is a great way to improve your riding skills and better communicate with your horse....

Learning to communicate with your horse

When clarity and compassion replace fear and frustration, you will be able to better communicate with your horse and form a deeper bond. When we...

Herd dynamics – the social lives of horses

Herd dynamics are fascinating to observe. Read about herd hierarchy and how you can find your own place within your equine family.  We are...

Clicker training for hoof handling

If your horse needs help with hoof handling manners, clicker training can create positive associations and responses in a safe and calm manner. It’s been almost...

Tips for handling a rearing horse

Rearing is a very dangerous unwanted behavior in horses. Let’s take a look at why your horse might display this behavior, and how you can...

Centered Riding basics

Reconnect and build trust with Centered Riding basics. Sally Swift, the founder of Centered Riding, would often remind her students that the basics of Centered...

Horses as master teachers

We've all had great teachers in our lives. Someone we can look back on and remember the live lessons they taught us. Your horse...

How’s your riding progress?

Are you feeling stuck? Here are some tips to help you become a better student, and move forward with your riding. Why do some riding...

Demystifying lead changes

Are you and your horse getting stuck with lead changes? These tips will get you back on track and set you up for successful...

EFT for Horses

The Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) can help you and your horse release your old stories and resolve physical and behavioral challenges. The first time I...