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Reagan Training #2

We worked on lunging today, trying to create some draw toward me and get her focus off the other horses.  I did a little bit, and worked with her feet with slack in the line, she could have left, she chose to stay. 91 more words

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Reagan, Training Update.

So far, I started working with Reagan to move her shoulders over, disengage her hips, back up, longed her (just to see where she was at). 32 more words

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In Search of Excellence: Effective Practice

Part 3: Equine Simulators

This is the third installment in a nine part article.  If you have not yet read Parts 1 and 2, you should begin with those.  679 more words

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The Labyrinth

A great exercise I thought would be brilliant to help Biscuits progress is the Tellington Labyrinth. It helps the horses to balance and bend, engaging their hindquarters, through the S bend turns. 227 more words

Biscuit's Training

Rusty starts a come back

November 18, 2014

Well bringing Rusty back after 8 months off has been very interesting. He has not been focused on me at all. His ears are all over the place and not on me. 130 more words

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Becoming the alpha horse makes training go more smoothly

There are many horse people who I have talked to who refuse to use treats for their horse as a reward due to fear of the horse becoming too nippy.  429 more words

In Search of Excellence: Effective Practice - Part 2

Part 2: Deep Practice

This is the second installment in a nine part article.  If you have not yet read Part 1, you should begin with that: 800 more words

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