Do you use chiropractic or other alternative health care with your horses? I do…but I also personally benefit from visiting my human chiropractor. Chiropractic makes a huge difference for me. But I also know that everyone is different, my husband rarely needs to go. My personal success with chiropractic work probably influenced my desire to…

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  Why is travel stressful for horses and what can be done to make it less so? On the surface it sounds simple; load up & go ride at a friend’s house. But from Presto’s point of view it greatly stretched his comfort zone…and I didn’t even ride him. Much of the stress comes from…

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Does clicker training work with horses? Won’t they just start looking for treats all the time? In this podcast, I’m talking with Mustang Maddy about clicker training horses. We discuss positive reinforcement, negative reinforcement, staying safe, mental barriers to trying new training techniques and more. She outlines the steps she uses to safely introduce the…

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I love watching horses interact with other horses. There is so much you can learn about them as you watch them together. How do they approach each other? What body language do they use to communicate? Who is the leader in this group? How do they treat those they lead? Which one tends to kick?…

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