Frozen? Let it Go!

Most people have heard of the “fight or flight or freeze” reflex, which can be an instinctive and valuable response to danger. But for most of us, both humans and horses, the system-wide response doesn’t happen except in an emergency. … Continue reading

My Horse, My Teacher

How often have we heard the phrase: “Our horses are our best teachers?” By this, we usually mean that each horse “teaches” us how he is best ridden. Through listening and feel, we learn how to improve performance by sitting … Continue reading