Clinicians Articles and Videos

{node-type}Editorial{/node-type} Julie Goodnight How Do You Prevent Herd-Bound Behavior? Julie Goodnight How to avoid and overcome herd-bound behavior and enjoy a ride alone with your horse. Read More
{node-type}Editorial{/node-type} Charles Wilhelm A Word on Hoof Care Charles Wilhelm With a young horse it is important to start foot care early. Handle the feet as soon as a foal will allow it. 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} Palm Patnership Training Forward, Straight & Balanced, Parts 5 and 6 Lynn Palm Collection is the compression of your horse’s body from poll to dock and it is the natural next step once you have achieved balance. Read More
{node-type}Editorial{/node-type} Richard Winters One Hundred Palominos! Richard Winters In January of 2012 I was able to check something off my “bucket list” - I rode in the Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena, California! Read More
{node-type}Editorial{/node-type} Richard Winters Can I Ride With Spurs? Richard Winters With regard to the use of spurs, there remains confusion and sometimes intimidation in some riders’ minds. 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} Lynn Palm Forward, Straight & Balanced, Part 3 Lynn Palm Some riders wonder how a horse can be “straight” on a curve. 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} Julie Goodnight Julie’s Pet Peeve: Halters on at Turnout Time Julie Goodnight Horsemanship Training, pasture, halters Turned loose in a halter, a horse may snag the halter on something and be stuck. Read More
{node-type}Editorial{/node-type} Lynn Palm Forward, Straight & Balanced, Part 2 Lynn Palm It is essential that a horse be balanced to maximize his athleticism and do what you ask of him. 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} Richard Winters Improving Your Horsemanship Richard Winters Taking lessons, having a horsemanship mentor or participating in a clinic are all great ways to advance. Read More
{node-type}Editorial{/node-type} Charles Wilhelm Horses That Spook Easily Charles Wilhelm Sometimes horses appear to spook at nothing. 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} Lynn Palm Forward + Straight = Balanced Lynn Palm Every horse should be forward, straight, and balanced. Read More
{node-type}Editorial{/node-type} Jenny Rolfe BREATHE INTO YOUR TRANSITIONS Jenny Rolfe It will be beneficial when you first sit in the saddle to take a few moments to check your posture from top to toe. Read More
{node-type}Editorial{/node-type} Jenny Rolfe Top to Toe Awareness for the Rider - With Exercises Jenny Rolfe Postural techniques will help to show how breathing will support the essence of good posture and have a profound influence on the whole body. Read More
{node-type}Editorial{/node-type} Richard Winters Hobbling Your Horse Richard Winters Putting on a set of hobbles often quiets everything down and defuses a situation. Read More
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