Backing Young Horses CALMLY (no bucking here!) - Using positive reinforcement

Backing Young Horses CALMLY (no bucking here!) – Using positive reinforcement

Introducing a young horse to tack and rider for the first time should be a relaxed and rewarding experience for ...
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How to Train Your Horse to Lie Down POSITIVELY - No Ropes, Just Rewards!

How to Train Your Horse to Lie Down POSITIVELY – No Ropes, Just Rewards!

I've always wanted to teach my horses to lie down on cue, but I've also had reservations about it, too ...
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We Moved to the French Mountains! With the horses plus 3 new additions...

We Moved to the French Mountains! With the horses plus 3 new additions…

Come and see our new place in the French Pyrenees! We moved with the horses and managed to acquire 3 ...
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Liberty Horse Adventures - Taking Off the Ropes and Reins!

Liberty Horse Adventures – Taking Off the Ropes and Reins!

One of the great things about 2020 for me (focusing on the bright side!) was being able to stay home ...
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Positive Horse Training Study Groups 2021 (get to the next level with your horse)

Positive Horse Training Study Groups 2021 (get to the next level with your horse)

Well, it's the last day of 2020, but, like most people, we're looking ahead to 2021 and the horsey things ...
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Teach Your Horse to Line Up and Stand at the Mounting Block (With Positive Reinforcement or a Clicker)

Teach Your Horse to Line Up and Stand at the Mounting Block (With Positive Reinforcement or a Clicker)

Do you want your horse to willingly line up to be ridden and to immediately connect with you when you're ...
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Why Your Horse Saying 'No' is a GOOD Thing... And How it Enables You to do MORE Confidently

Why Your Horse Saying ‘No’ is a GOOD Thing… And How it Enables You to do MORE Confidently

How can it be a good thing when you ask your horse to do something and they say ‘no’? This ...
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Building Confidence Hacking Out with Clicker Training - Spooky Horse, New Place, First Time XC Jumps

Building Confidence Hacking Out with Clicker Training – Spooky Horse, New Place, First Time XC Jumps

Behind-the-scenes view of how we train our horses when we're out hacking and dealing with real-world scenarios. All of our ...
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How to Make XC Jumping a Positive Experience for Your Horse - Freckles' First Go at XC!

How to Make XC Jumping a Positive Experience for Your Horse – Freckles’ First Go at XC!

Taking Freckles cross-country for the first time, I wanted it to be an experience he enjoyed and that boosted his ...
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How to Teach Your Horse to Play Fetch - Trick Training with Positive Reinforcement

How to Teach Your Horse to Play Fetch – Trick Training with Positive Reinforcement

Trick training is a great way to have fun with your horse, build your communication and practice your training skills ...
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Groundwork: Lunging Around a Round Pen - 
Teaching voice cues, engagement and collection with clicker training


Groundwork: Lunging Around a Round Pen – 
Teaching voice cues, engagement and collection with clicker training


Gymnastic Groundwork Series Part 6 This final instalment in this series is all about lunging using my Around a Round ...
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Groundwork: Using Mats and Pedestals for Despooking and Body Awareness

Groundwork: Using Mats and Pedestals for Despooking and Body Awareness

Gymnastic Groundwork Series Part 5 Teaching your horse to stand on different surfaces builds their awareness of foot placement is ...
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