Tag Archives: leadership

Z with the neckrope

I had a wonderful day today with the horses and have much to report back to you… Even though it was hot hot hot – and 100 by 11 a.m. 😦 Anyway let’s focus on the good. First, after doing … Continue reading

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Freedom: Horse-led and Deciders

I’ve written before about Horse-led activities vs. Human-led activities when interacting with your horse. Horse-Led means that the horse determines the game, the length of the interaction, is able to disengage and leave, and overall provides the horse (within the … Continue reading

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Why leadership frightens some

In teaching lessons, I got to meet a variety of people – mostly female -from very young children to senior citizens, who all had a love and fascination with horses. During that time, I also realized that our approach and … Continue reading

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Being a leader…

Had an interesting discussion with the BO’s 8 year old daughter who is taking lessons at another stable. This is a great thing as it gets her out with others, and on other horses she can canter and gain confidence … Continue reading

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