Do horses really enjoy being around me? Or do they just want to eat?

Hey Team, Something I’ve been pondering of late is ‘Do horses really enjoy being around me? Or do they just want to eat?’  On my quest to figure out this horse and human connection I have been trying to ask myself better questions in a hope that I will get some more concise answers.  Asking…

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When to Release

I think one of the greatest skills to master when working with horses is finding the precise moment to release.  I believe horses learn most from the actual release, not the pressure or cue. It's that moment when they are provided comfort or relaxation in an exercise that the real lesson sinks in.  Finding the…

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No Shades Of Grey

Hey Team, One of the common issues I come across on my travels is what I refer to as the phenomena of showing your horse 'too many shades of grey'. Let me explain. I believe our horses are looking for a clear direction, a way they can succeed, that keeps the human happy and then…

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