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Episode 27: Horses Can ‘Learn how to Learn’

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Episode 25: Is Your Horse Anticipating?

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Episode 24: Is Your Horse Being Creative?

Subscribe and never miss an episode! (I listen in the barn and when I’m out driving) Subscribe For Free! This podcast is in response to a listener question. She asks, “what do you mean by a creative horse?” This is a great topic as we continue our season on the horse’s mind. I’m very specific…

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Episode 23: Your Horse Has Questions

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Episode 21: Your Horse Needs You to Do This

Subscribe and never miss an episode! (I listen in the barn and when I’m out driving) Subscribe For Free! It’s time to wrap up season two on the rider’s body. I covered a lot of ground on the last two seasons. We talked about the rider’s mind and the rider’s body. I’m even more excited…

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Episode 20: The Hierarchy of the Riders Aids as the Horse Advances

Riders will need to use different riding aids differently as a horse progresses through the different grade levels. In episode 6, I compared the horses progression to the progression of kindergarten, grade school, high school, and college. As the horse and rider progresses, the use of different aids is layered on. We always start with…

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Episode 19: Your Weakest Aid When Horseback Riding

When being a balanced rider, you have aids that can assist you. These include your right hand, left hand, right leg, and left leg. Today, I’m talking about these rider’s aids. Do you know which one of your aids is the weakest? Do you know which one of your aides you are over using? Last…

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Episode 18: Improving Your Aids When Riding Your Horse

Today, I’m talking about how the rider’s mind and the rider’s body are both equally required for improvement. I’ll be talking about balancing your aids and your mindset. A listener asks about allowing something to flow and making something happen. This is all about balancing. You need to have a mindset where you can back…

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