Monthly Archives: January 2013

ride every stride

It’s more than getting good at hanging on. Advertisements

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the poor mechanic

It is difficult to keep fixing the “broken” horse when it’s the human that causes the break.

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Honing in on a problem

Why are humans considered skilled when they sharpen their human instincts and horses are praised for having theirs dulled? 

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bully for you

It is easy to be intimidating when your target has fewer options than you do.

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the buddy system

Horses mainly choose having a friend as it reduces the likelihood of being eaten from 100% to 50%.

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They don’t read

There are and have been numerous monthly publications on riding, training,and caring for horses for the past 70 years. Who’s not understanding?

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comfort zone

5 horses, 6 well spaced, tasty round bales. Yet, there is a horse without food. He will forego one comfort for the sake of another comfort even though one of the ultimate consequences is starvation.

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