How to combine positive and negative reinforcement in horse training

More and more people are introducing positive reinforcement in their trainings with their horse. And they feel like they need to make a choice. Either training their horse only with positive reinforcement, or only with negative reinforcement. But I don’t believe you NEED to make a choice!   But first: What is the difference? Positive […]

30 things to do with your horse that isn’t riding

With Aslans injury (read my previous blog) I’ve been thinking about things I can do in our journey to recovery. In this blog I’ll share a list of 30 things you can do with your horse, besides riding. Enjoy! Groundwork exercises: like lunging, long lining, and leading Liberty work Groom Desensitize to help your horse become […]

Building stamina after your horse has been sick

A few months ago, all the horses of our herd suddenly got sick. The vets couldn’t find anything and the meds didn’t help the horses feel better either. We decided to give bioresonance a chance. The other horse owners had good experiences with that.   The horses got tested. They all had a bacteria on […]

What to do with a senior horse

Senior horse

Braingames Braingames teach your horse problem solving and are very challenging for the horse mentally. After a few minutes of braingames, a horse can feel just as tired as after a few minutes of a physical training. It gives horses a lot of satisfaction to do something like this. An example of a braingame you […]