Training Smart Horses: Examples

My gelding is trained to chase dogs away. You know that dogs are the most dangerous thing in the country. They gang up, forget their civility, and attack things. When out in the field, when I saw a dog, I would call my young gelding and tell him to accompany me in chasing the dog. If he followed me a […]

Training the Foal

This was my first horse and a foal. I made a lot of mistakes. The number one mistake was playing with the colt’s mouth like with a puppy. This is a mistake everyone makes… once. This pegs you as an equal (another foal) and produces a “mouthy” horse who will always want to play “bite-y” using their (soon) BIG teeth. […]