Evidence-Based Horsemanship

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Wasteland Press #ad - It is unpretentious, straight forward and informative. Most horsemen agree that timing, feel, and balance are the holy trinity of horsemanship. They are also key elements of this book. The timing couldn’t be better. We are in the midst of a revival of interest in horsemanship. People are hungry for factual information and intelligent conversation.

. The balance is brilliant: scientific facts and the empirical evidence to support those facts assembled by two highly respected professionals in their respective disciplines. Randy rieman used book in Good Condition. The feel of the book is genuinely refreshing and original.

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Horse Head: Brain Science & Other Insights

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Cayuse Communications #ad - Steve peters, connecting what we see from the saddle to what’s happening on a microscopic scale, co-author of Evidence-Based Horsemanship, introduces readers to fascinating neuroscience, in the horse’s brain. This book, with contributions from Dr. Additionally, horsehead offers enjoyable chapters on best practices and essays on the journeys of lives with horses.

. Horse head: brain science & Other Insights is an essential and entertaining guide to the horse’s mind.

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Horses in Translation: Essential Lessons in Horse Speak: Learn to "Listen" and "Talk" in Their Language

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Trafalgar Square Books #ad - Her engaging narrative introduces readers to dozens of real–life scenarios from different barns, various disciplines, and riders and handlers with contrasting experiences and backgrounds. In her much–anticipated follow–up, Wilsie uses true stories to relate examples of “problems” and how they were solved using Horse Speak.

The result is a book full of incredible insight and exciting possibilities. Wilsie highlights her horse speak process, the clues that point to the best course of action, and the steps she takes to connect with horses that have shut down, grown confused, or become sulky or aggressive for any number of reasons.

With her landmark first book horse speak: the equine–human translation guide, breath, for example with her clear classification of the language horses use with each other body, trainer Sharon Wilsie upended conventional methods of human–equine communication using words and ropes, and intent, as well as an unparalleled explanation of how we as humans can effectively mirror it.

Horses in Translation: Essential Lessons in Horse Speak: Learn to "Listen" and "Talk" in Their Language #ad - Learning to “listen” and “talk” to horses in their language, is a milestone in the progressive philosophy of horsemanship, instead of expecting them to comprehend ours, helping find positive solutions to behavior and training problems and ultimately leading to fewer misunderstandings between horses and humans.

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Going Steady: More Relationship Advice from Your Horse

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Prairie Moon Press #ad - If you want to know true connection, look for partnership between the movements. These bite-sized essays on affirmative horse training, and “gray mare” thoughts are geared toward encouraging creative, rescue stories, affirmative partnerships. Let a smile give you a soft jaw. Be seriously patient and your horse will offer his heart.

If he is reluctant to walk, you lighten and lift your body movements. Going steady takes up where Relaxed & Forward, Relationship Advice from Your Horse, left off. Blake's writing uses clear descriptions, and some sideways humor to inspire meaningful, a joy of storytelling, positive communication. If he is hot, you cool your body movements.

Going Steady: More Relationship Advice from Your Horse #ad - . Security exists when both sides truly understand that for trust to exist, there is no place for intimidation. In riding, don't be fooled by smoke and lights. There are ups and downs in each heartbeat. Sometimes irreverent but always honest and horse-centric:•What you have to offer is more than enough and your horse is just as magical as he ever was.

Leadership is a humble service given with kindness. Correct yourself. Let’s redefine leadership as the one who breathes and smiles the most: Let an inhale relax your body, let an exhale leave soft shoulders and a soft belly.

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Finding the Missed Path: The Art of Restarting Horses

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Trafalgar Square Books #ad - Horses are a lot like people, ” says renowned horseman Mark Rashid. We walk along with him as he proceeds with the quiet sorting of experience that provides the insight we need to give any horse the new beginning he deserves. Trafalgar Square Books. When this happens, it can be difficult for the horse to be a willing partner to a human, and he may need to be “restarted”—that is, given a second chance to learn what is expected of him and how he can find a place where he is confident and comfortable both beside a handler and beneath a rider.

In order to restart a horse successfully, we need to know how to retrace the steps the horse’s education has taken and find the path missed the first time around. When there are gaps in understanding, worry, confusion, and thus frustration, and even anger are sure to follow. Horses often grow up with these “gaps” in their training and education.

Finding the Missed Path: The Art of Restarting Horses #ad - In this book, readers are guided through practical steps for restarting horses, the first of the expansive library of books penned by Rashid to include full-color photographs, using Rashid’s simple yet impactful concepts derived from years of study of martial arts.

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Exploring Evidence-Based Horsemanship by Martin Black

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#ad - In the first chapter, Dr. Peters and martin discuss how they first got together do develop the concepts that lead to a collaboration on the book Evidence-Based Hosremanship, and now the DVD. Evidence-based horsemanship is working to dispel those myths and answer the "whys" behind horse behavior. Stephen peters, a neuropsychologist who specializes in brain functioning, teamed up with fifth-generation horseman and internationally known clinician Martin Black to write and collaborate on Evidence-Based Horsemanship.

In this dvd, you will hear from them both on the exciting new scientific discoveries that can directly benefit all horses and horse owners. Ebh, as it's commonly called, combines peters' understanding of brain function with Black's keen observation of subtle horse behavior to create "best practices" in all areas of horse training and care.

Exploring Evidence-Based Horsemanship by Martin Black #ad - . In the second chapter Dr. Peters and martin black examine and evaluate common practices from feeding to training and explore what best suits the horse and why from a mental perspective. Running time: 1 Hour Trafalgar Square Books. Dr. Peters and martin guide you through a chart that they have developed to illistrate the different mental states of a horse and help you to understand how you can help your horse find and optimal state of mind for learning.

In the third chapter Dr.

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Language Signs and Calming Signals of Horses: Recognition and Application

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CRC Press #ad - This means you will know what to do to calm your horse before his stress rises to an unmanageable level. These signals are evident in the everyday actions, gestures and attitudes that horses communicate to each other, but are often so subtle that they can go unnoticed by humans. This book aims to rectify that, offering horse lovers and equine professionals an opportunity to gain a unique insight into their 'horse's world'.

Trafalgar Square Books. Key features: includes detailed description of language signs of domestic horses, behaviour sequences and facial features presents communication ladders to show how a horse responds to incentives in his environment, and what signals he uses at certain moments contains tips on the use of the communication ladders and calming signals to improve the socialisation, training and wellbeing of your horse considers equine psychological stress from an environmental perspective, with a special emphasis on calming signals includes 275 pictures to visualize various language signs, calming signals, providing a valuable alternative to the current common clinical perspective.

Language Signs and Calming Signals of Horses: Recognition and Application #ad - After reading this book you will be more astute in spotting calming signals, stress signals and distance-increasing signals, displacement activities, and better able to see which stimuli your horse can handle and which he cannot. This practical book helps you interpret and connect the physical signals that horses display in response to their environment.

Language signs and calming signals of Horses is both fascinating and important reading for any equine veterinary practitioner, student or nurse, as well as horse owners and trainers.

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Horse Speak: An Equine-Human Translation Guide: Conversations with Horses in Their Language

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Trafalgar Square Books #ad - It promises improved understanding of what a horse is telling you, ” and you have ideas you want to share with him, and provides simple replies you can use to tell him that you “hear” him, you “get it, too. The result? time with your horse will be full of what horse trainer and equine-assisted learning instructor sharon Wilsie of Wilsie Way Horsemanship calls Conversations, and soon the all-too-common misunderstandings that occur between horse and human will evolve into civil discussions with positive and progressive results! Learn Horse Speak in 12 easy steps; understand equine communication via breath and body language; and discover the Four Gs of Horse Speak: Greeting, Grooming, Going Somewhere, and Gone.

Trafalgar Square Books. Practice regulating your intensity, and sample dozens of ready-made Conversations with your horse, as step-by-step templates and instructional color photographs walk you through the eye-opening process of communicating on a whole new level. Trafalgar Square Books. Horse speak is not a training method or technique—it is a practical system for “listening” and “talking” to horses in their language, instead of expecting them to comprehend ours.

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55 Corrective Exercises for Horses: Resolving Postural Problems, Improving Movement Patterns, and Preventing Injury

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Trafalgar Square Books #ad - Trafalgar Square Books. Trafalgar Square Books. Her bestselling books and popular clinics are designed to enable any horse person to correctly apply proven principles that bring measurable progress while avoiding boredom and confusion. In her latest collection of mounted and unmounted corrective exercises, Ballou demonstrates how we can actively work to improve the horse's posture and movement, whether he is: An active performance or pleasure mount.

A horse being rehabilitated following injury, illness, or lack of conditioning. This limits performance ability, causes unsoundness and health issues, and ultimately undermines the horse's overall well–being. A highly illustrated guide to simple yet effective methods for keeping horses sound, healthy, and performing their best.

Jec aristotle ballou has made a name for herself advocating for the horse and providing sensible instruction in his schooling, conditioning, and care. Ballou's positive cross–training techniques are free of shortcuts, and her guidelines for analyzing the horse's posture and way of going help readers gain a new awareness of the equine body.

55 Corrective Exercises for Horses: Resolving Postural Problems, Improving Movement Patterns, and Preventing Injury #ad - An aging or older horse that benefits from gentle exercise. Applicable for all disciplines and full of quality color photographs to explain the exercises, this is an integral collection that optimizes how the horse uses his body and helps ensure he stays sounder and healthier for more years of his life.

. Over time, horses like people acquire postural habits, compensate for soreness and injury, and develop poor movement patterns.

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A Journey to Softness: In Search of Feel and Connection with the Horse

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Trafalgar Square Books #ad - Internationally acclaimed horse trainer mark rashid shares and analyzes the remarkable events, quiet moments, and humbling stumbling blocks that—looking back—he can identify as significant in his personal journey to finding “softness” with both horses and people. Softness, rashid says, ” begins, with one simple truth: “it’s not about what we do that starts us on the path to softness, ” via what many in the horse world today might refer to as “feel, but rather, it’s what we don’t do.

Softness is having the sensitivity we need in order to feel when and if the horse tries to “give. It is about developing the kind of awareness and feel it takes to know when we are working against our horses, rather than with them. Trafalgar Square Books. Trafalgar Square Books. In these forthright stories, readers get a glimpse of a life that has produced a man known for his ability to solve difficult problems with communication rather than force, horse people, as well as methods and techniques gleaned from decades of work with horses, and the “way of harmony” through the martial arts.

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Beyond Horse Massage: A Breakthrough Interactive Method for Alleviating Soreness, Strain, and Tension

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Trafalgar Square Books #ad - Would you like to enable your horse to perform and feel better, jim masterson, to overcome old limitations and restrictions and reach its full potential? In this book, Pan American and World Games competitions, and for equine clientele competing in FEI World Cup, teaches a unique method of equine bodywork, Equine Massage Therapist for the 2006 and 2008 and 2010 USET Endurance Teams, in which the practitioner recognizes and follows the responses of the horse to touch to release tension in key junctions of the body that most affect performance.

Trafalgar Square Books. Trafalgar Square Books. Has a "quick reference" section will point you to exercises that are specifically suited to your particular discipline, eventing or barrel racing, may it be dressage, endurance, or others in the vast realm of horse sports. This practical book: • has step-by-step instructions, photographs and illustrations • is ideally suited to accompany you to the barn, where you will practice the Masterson Method® techniques on horses.

Beyond Horse Massage: A Breakthrough Interactive Method for Alleviating Soreness, Strain, and Tension #ad - By using these techniques, comfort, and knowing the responses to look for, training and performance • restore muscular and structural balance, attitude, you are able to: • achieve a release of accumulated stress in deep-seated key junctions of the horse's body that affects mobility, and natural alignment • enable your horse to perform optimally and respond to your training without stiffness and pain • achieve new levels of communication and trust with your horse that spill over into other areas of interaction.

Trafalgar Square Books. Includes chapters with Tips & Techniques, anatomical explanations and examples from Jim's practice help deepen your understanding.

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