Blog – ForTheHorse

How to Make the Path from Liberty to Classical Dressage

The path from Liberty to Classical Dressage…Liberty is breathtaking, and also Classical Dressage is breathtaking. But there becomes a question about the path from one to the other.  And the gap between the two is confusing to riders, so much to the point that riders just don’t really know why they’re doing each one, why it’s […]

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How To Communicate With Your Horse

How to communicate with your horse…so your horse understands you. Have you ever felt like you’re just bursting to get out with your horse? You have a lot of caring you, a lot of passion, a lot of deep desire to help your horse. But you can’t seem to quite get your horse motivated to […]

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How To Lunge Your Horse

In this training you’ll discover how to lunge your horse, so you can have amazing, fun fulfilling rides. The students we work with are looking to build a forever bond with their horse, they want to be safe and they want to do the right thing with their horse. They don’t want to make mistakes. I’m going […]

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How to plan a step-by-step progress plan for your horse

How to plan a step-by-step progress strategy for your horse? I’m going to share with you how I turn my vision into a plan and how you can then turn your vision with your horse into a plan. I will share with you how I integrate my life with horses and how to have excellent communication […]

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How To Care For A Senior Horse In Winter

Winter can be a really difficult time for elderly horses. Knowing how to care for them is critical because that’s when everything is the most extreme for them as they try to get through the cold and harsh winter winds. Here’s what we need to do:Help them conserve heatGet enough digestible foodGet enough waterRiding an elderly […]

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How To Connect With Your Horse’s Intelligence

How to connect with the intelligence of our horses? A young woman sat in a wheelchair with a horse by her side. It was a super-hot summer day. It was the beginning of July. It was a huge open field. We were gathered in this place to celebrate history, to celebrate horses.  The people who were gathered […]

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Why should your horse want to be with you?

Why should your horse want to be with you? We can see a lot of trainers out there and they’re talking about doing ‘stuff’ with their horses. But what about giving our horses what they really need?If we are underneath a good leader or looking for a good leader, isn’t that a promise that we would […]

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How to maintain stamina when riding

How do I maintain stamina when I’m riding? This was a question that came in from one of my students. She was enjoying riding her horse and making great progress. But, there was a ‘problem’ when she started trotting – she found that she lost stamina quite quickly.A lot of the time when we have a […]

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What do I need to work with a horse?

There are a few key things that are needed to work with a horse to be effective and successful in making progress in a timely manner.  Have you ever felt like it’s just taking way too long to make progress with your horse? And, how would it feel if you had a way to get results with […]

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How to lunge a horse and stay balanced on the circle

Have you ever wondered why your horse comes in on the circle? So much so that you might feel a little claustrophobic, but you don’t really pay attention to that feeling that you’re feeling because so much else is happening?I’m going to show you what you can do about that, how you can help that […]

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