Massage Magic For the Moody Mare

She throws a tantrum when her equine pals go by her stall, totally forgoing her typical princess etiquette. Tail swishing and nipping become her go-to moves during grooming time. And when you ride, she acts like a complete airhead, ignoring your cues, whinnying, jigging, and looking around in every direction.

My Life Half Halt

Recently, I showed up to a few appointments a bit disheveled, carrying an attitude that isn’t typical of me. A few of my clients, at different times mind you, brought to my attention in as kind and caring a way as possible… “I think you need a little life half halt.”

What I Learned From Riding Bareback

Did you use to ride around bareback as a kid? Carefree, quality time with your horse usually involves a smile that spreads across your face. I had forgotten that feeling.

Massage Magic For the Moody Mare

Massage Magic For the Moody Mare

She throws a tantrum when her equine pals go by her stall, totally forgoing her typical princess etiquette. Tail swishing and nipping become her go-to moves during grooming time. And when you ride, she acts like a complete airhead, ignoring your cues, whinnying, jigging, and looking around in every direction.

My Life Half Halt

Recently, I showed up to a few appointments a bit disheveled, carrying an attitude that isn’t typical of me. A few of my clients, at different times mind you, brought to my attention in as kind and caring a way as possible… “I think you need a little life half halt.”

FES: Help for Horses with Neck Pain

FES: Help for Horses with Neck Pain

If your horse struggles with neck pain affecting its performance, you’re not alone. Over the past year, I’ve worked with numerous horses suffering from tight, stiff, and painful muscles in their necks.

How to help your mare during her heat cycle

Click the video above to see how you can help your mare during her heat cycle. For those of you who own or ride mares, you know their heat cycles can literally be a bitch. They’re uncomfortable, moody, and sometimes a behavioral nightmare. Even for those mares who...

Warm-up your horse’s hind leg for better engagement

Click the video to see how to ask for hind leg movement from the ground. In my ongoing series about getting in touch with your horse and helping him feel his best, we’ll be talking about how to address hind leg tightness. I’ve brought back dressage trainer, Becky...