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Misconceptions About Natural Horsemanship

Natural horsemanship has been around for quite a while now. The first time I saw Ray Hunt was in about 1983. Ray was the man who started it all, at … [Read more...]

Do You Want a Better Horse?

Have you ever heard anyone say, "I just need a better horse". Have you ever thought this yourself? I've done this myself. Been watching someone who … [Read more...]

Colt Starting

 My Opinion There are lots of ways to get your colt started now days. There are just as many opinions on how to go about it. One of the most … [Read more...]

Hobbling Horses

There seems to be a lot of opinions on restraining horses. Some people think it's the worst thing you could ever do to a horse. Others think it's the … [Read more...]

Lead Changes “Preparation is the Key”

Lead changes seems to be a place a lot of people struggle. I know, I struggled with it for a while. Then when you get it, you wonder what the big deal … [Read more...]

Tips For Tying Young Horses

One of the hardest things to fix is a horse that hangs back when tied. It's almost like trying to cure an addict. It's always easier when they never … [Read more...]

Getting Your Horse Between Your Hands and Legs

What does it mean to keep your horse between your hands and legs? How much do you have to correct your horse? Try loping your horse in a circle in a … [Read more...]

Think About Your Horses Feet

Do you ever think about your horses feet while your riding? I don't mean thinking about if it's time to call the farrier again. I'm talking about … [Read more...]

Horse Training Tidbit

One Rein Stops I think this is one training technique that is misunderstood by a lot of people. To me the one rein stop is a colt starting thing, to … [Read more...]

Mistakes People Make When Buying a Horse

1. Looking for a bargain. Basically, you get what you pay for. Now I'm not saying you need to buy a $10,000 trail riding horse, but you need to buy … [Read more...]