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Natural Horsemanship

Slow Down a Fast Horse

A horse that jigs and goes too fast is frustrating to deal with and no fun to ride. If you…

5 years ago

Jumping Over Obstacles with Clinton Anderson

Use this exercise to teach your horse to confidently cross and jump over a variety of natural and man-made obstacles.…

5 years ago

Dealing with the Lazy Horse

  Riding a horse that refuses to go forward is like having a Ferrari with no gas pedal; sure, it's…

5 years ago

Working with the Unhandled Horse

Regardless of age or background, I begin all horses’ training in the round pen. As far as I’m concerned, the…

5 years ago

Video: Leading by the Muzzle

This exercise teaches your horse to lead forward and turn left and right in response to gentle pressure to his…

5 years ago

Solve Your Horse’s Trailer Loading Troubles

If you’ve been to any equine event, you’ve likely seen a horse steadfastly refusing to load into a trailer and…

6 years ago

Solving Round-Pen Problems

Round-pen work — also known as free longeing — is used by many horse owners, but the level of success…

6 years ago

Trick Training with Clinton Anderson

  If you think training a horse is difficult, you should try keeping a trained horse happy and interested in…

6 years ago

5 Tips to Stop the Spooking Horse

As a prey animal, your horse is naturally cautious of the world around him. After all, horses have survived for…

6 years ago

Teach Your Horse to Stand Tied

Q: My mare constantly paws at the ground as soon as I walk away from her. I have tried leaving…

6 years ago