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Passive Leadership: Herd Dynamics

Growing up and learning in a “showing” environment with horses does not usually give you the opportunity to view how horses behave in a herd. God forbid they receive a superficial cut or lose a hair(which this is another discussion in itself). 820 more words

Horse Training

Un-learning and horse training

So much of good horse training is about un-learning.

What do I mean by that?
In life, we learn that if pushing doesn’t work, you should push harder. 677 more words

Herd Dynamics, Hierarchy and Behavior

Our friends at The Pegasus Project Horse Rescue in East Texas recently took these photos. The horse on the right has never had an opportunity to interact with other horses. 2,457 more words

Bettina "Bee" Biolik reblogged this on Bee and the Horse and commented:

A post by Mark Rashid about herd dynamics, hierarchy and behavior. Very much worth reading!

“Horsemanship is the art of mastering our own movements, thoughts, emotions and behavior. Not the horses.”

Mark Rashid


New Movie Project with Mark Rashid: Out of the Wild

I stumbled upon this great project just now and thought it is worth sharing…Have a look:

“OUT OF THE WILD is based on the Mark Rashid novel by the same name. 195 more words

Equestrian Movies

The Path of the Horse - Full Length documentary

‘The Path of the Horse’ documentary explores the future of horse-human relationships. Join former horse trainer Stormy May as she travels the world to interview today’s leading horsemanship teachers and visionaries; … 19 more words