Improve your riding the easy way

Do you want to improve your riding the easy way?  You can make immediate improvements from the comfort of you home, office, horsebox or stable.  All you will need is a note pad, pen and permission to be open minded.  It costs you nothing. Pre-work warning! Everything you read in this blog, and in this…

Disappointment explained

Do you suffer from bouts of disappointment?  Some days, it can feel so overwhelming and frustrating that you “don’t know why you bother”!?  Today I heard a rider saying “everyone is telling me to take my horse out and compete, he is going so well at home.”  She went on to say  “the problem is…

Ripple Effect

At this time of year make sure you avoid stepping into the “Ripple Effect” of our horse’s behaviour change. What do I mean? It is when there is all that human chitter chatter and anxt being passed on from one horse rider/ owner to another because our horses have suddenly become spooky, jumpy or ‘difficult’.…

Wish lists!

The danger of wish lists… Summer is officially over and Autumn is here! Nature adjusts well; horses coat’s change; leaves fall from trees; the sun sets early. But what about you… how well do you adjust, do you take charge of the need to change and keep in step with nature? What thoughts settle within…

Sell

Should I sell my horse?

Do you want to sell your horse? At times I get asked by clients if I think they should sell their horse.  Usually it is because the rider has lost confidence riding that horse or handling him / her.   The assumption (understandably) is that buying a new one will fix the problem!  It does…