I know your horse is smart. Do you know that your horse is smart? I hope you do, because today I’m sharing something that will be incredibly useful to you if you think your horse is smart. If you’re not sure if your horse is smart, you can always go back and listen to…

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I received a listener question about how to bring up a horse’s energy level. If you have a question you would like answered hit the tab on the right side and leave a voice message. This listener has a thoroughbred who is very obedient but lacks exuberance. She wants to up the energy but doesn’t…

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It’s important to be able to stop safely when riding. Having your horse understand different cues for stop can make riding more safe and make the rider more confident. In this episode, I explain the three cues I use for stopping my horse and the magic that it creates when the horse understands all three.…

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  One of the top issues that I get questions about is improving a lope or canter and doing it safely. In this episode, I use the four square model of the horse’s mind, the horse’s body, rider’s mind, and rider’s body to illustrate some safety precautions for improving your lope and canter. I kick…

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