Tag: responsiveness

Using Artificial Aids when Working With Horses

Using Artificial Aids when Working With Horses

For some reason, many riders have a negative story around artificial aids. And yet, most riders use artificial ads on a daily basis, whether riding or on the ground with their hose. What is important to remember is that artificial aids are neither positive nor negative.   They just are what they are.  And you can use them to create a…

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The Link Between Your Coordination & Your Horses Responsiveness

The Link Between Your Coordination & Your Horses Responsiveness

What this episode is all about & how it can help you:- Understand how to become more ‘quiet’ in the saddle See the link between independent aids and an independent seat Begin being more mindful about your aids and how you are communicating with your horse Start working on increasing your coordination in the saddle When was the last time…

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Riding a Horse Who ‘Won’t Listen’

Riding a Horse Who ‘Won’t Listen’

This episode will explain how:- Looks can be deceiving this type of a horse And why I suggest bringing the whole conversation back to basics To create a channel for the ‘forwardness’ You can identify any ‘weak spots’ in your channel We all know one… The horse who makes you question everything about your riding abilities and knowledge.  The horse…

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