Ken McNabb Articles and Videos

{node-type}Editorial{/node-type} Ken McNabb Does Your Horse Trust You? Ken McNabb with Katherine Lindsey Meehan Start with small challenges and work up to harder things in gradual steps Read More
{node-type}Editorial{/node-type} Ken McNabb Head Start for Foals Ken McNabb with Katherine Lindsey Meehan In this month’s article, we are going to discuss some tips for teaching your foal to lead and how to begin sacking him out. Read More
{node-type}Editorial{/node-type} Ken McNabb Going One Handed Ken McNabb with Katherine Lindsey Meehan Before you worry about riding your horse one handed, you need to make sure you have excellent control two handed. Read More
{node-type}Editorial{/node-type} Ken McNabb Wash Rack Nightmares Ken McNabb with Katherine Lindsey Meehan The goal here is not to desensitize your horse, but to teach him to control his emotions. Read More
{node-type}Editorial{/node-type} Ken McNabb Preparing Your Horse for the Farrier Ken McNabb with Katherine Lindsey Meehan It is your job, and your responsibility as a horse owner, to have your horse trained to stand quietly and politely while his feet are being trimmed and shod. Read More
{node-type}Editorial{/node-type} Ken McNabb Uphill and Down Ken McNabb with Katherine Lindsey Meehan Once your horse is going up and down hill in control and with his hind end under him, it’s time to play. Read More
{node-type}Editorial{/node-type} Ken McNabb Safety in the Herd Ken McNabb with Katherine Lindsey Meehan If you don’t have the respect of every horse in your herd you can be run over or kicked. Read More
{node-type}Editorial{/node-type} Ken McNabb Spookiness Ken McNabb with Katherine Lindsey Meehan There are two reasons a horse will be spooky: Young & inexperienced or older & looking for release from what he is doing. Read More
{node-type}Editorial{/node-type} Ken McNabb Loping With Confidence Ken McNabb with Katherine Lindsey Meehan When you are first teaching a young horse to carry a rider at the lope, you want him to learn to be relaxed and confident. Read More
{node-type}Editorial{/node-type} Ken McNabb Horsemanship Rider Positions: Posture, Posture, Posture Ken McNabb with Katherine Lindsay Meehan This month Ken and Lindsey cover a fun exercise that will improve your riding and confidence in the saddle. Read More
{node-type}Editorial{/node-type} Ken McNabb Saddling Tips Ken McNabb with Katherine Lindsey Meehan Ken covers saddling tips including safety, adjustments, fit, and position. Read More
{node-type}Editorial{/node-type} Ken McNabb Stallion Manners Ken McNabb with Katherine Lindsey Meehan This month, Ken discusses simple exercises for establishing respect and control when you are leading your stallion in any situation. Read More
{node-type}Editorial{/node-type} Ken McNabb Foundation for Collection Ken McNabb with Katherine Lindsey Meehan Learn to teach your horse to soften his face and stop and back up on one rein while staying soft in the bridle Read More
{node-type}Editorial{/node-type} Ken McNabb Softening to the Bit Ken McNabb with Katherine Lindsey Meehan Teaching your horse to soften to the bit is a foundation exercise that you will use to build up to all other aspects of your training. Read More
{node-type}Editorial{/node-type} Ken McNabb Promising Prospects Ken McNabb with Katherine Lindsey Meehan This month, Ken and Lindsey focus on what to look for in a ranch horse prospect. Read More
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