Category: Training

Positive Reinforcement with Guest Farah DeJohnette

Positive Reinforcement with Guest Farah DeJohnette

| August 15, 2010 | Reply

HFAdmin | August 25, 2010 As I have come to work with some challenging horses and with the wisdom of time and experience, I have come shape my training around Positive Reinforcement. What is Positive Reinforcement? It can be Verbal, Physical, Food, or allowing the horse to do something he wants to do. If I […]

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The Versatile Sidepull

The Versatile Sidepull

| July 19, 2010 | Reply

HFAdmin | July 19, 2010 Guest post from Buckaroo Leather We at Buckaroo Leather have been perfecting our craft over the last 30 years to produce the highest quality and most durable horse tack available. The Buckaroo line of sidepulls are a product of just that – hard work. The Buckaroo Sidepull is an extremely versatile […]

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Are You Prey to the Show Day “What Ifs”?

Are You Prey to the Show Day “What Ifs”?

| June 1, 2010 | Reply

HFAdmin | June 1, 2010 By Caroline Putus Well, it’s beautiful, sunny June and the show season is beginning to really get into its stride. The horses look their best with bright eyes and shining coats, and you’re brushing off your show jacket and sprucing up the trailer or lorry. The kitchen table is littered […]

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Basic Dressage Tip #1 (Introduction)

Basic Dressage Tip #1 (Introduction)

| May 24, 2010 | Reply

HFAdmin | May 24, 2010 Written by Jan Hoadley Editors note: In the weeks ahead, we will be releasing a series of dressage tips. This is #1 in the series. Soon to follow are: -Reconditioning the Riding Horse -Dealing with Resistance -Extension and Collection Too often people think of dressage and discount it as a […]

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The Key to Riding Confidence

The Key to Riding Confidence

| May 3, 2010 | Reply

HFAdmin | May 3, 2010 By Caroline Putus Confidence is a funny thing.  I’ve been helping riders to regain and maintain their life and riding confidence for over 10 years now, and I know how it is.  One minute you’re on top of the world, feeling great,  and then – BANG! – something happens and […]

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