Archive for August 2016

Benefits of Straightness Training for horse and rider

In this article Wendy Poore shares her insights on straightness training for horses As riders and trainers we should strive to be physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually in balance. A horse that is in balance physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually will be a willing partner. He will be comfortable to ride and there will be read more…

Is there a relationship between noseband tightness and oral behavior in horses?

As a trainer, I see horses in various types of bridles. Over the past 10 years, crank nosebands have become increasingly popular, to the degree that it is almost impossible to buy a dressage bridle without one. These nosebands also usually come with a flash attachment – a strap that goes below the bit. My read more…

The benefits of energy work for you and your horse

Energy healing in its many forms has become a very popular way for people to enjoy deep relaxation and enhanced well-being.  You might have wondered if you – and maybe your horse(s) too – could benefit from this therapy.  If this is the case, read on, because I’ll be explaining a little bit more about read more…