a very good read about our communication with our horses.
I think we can all agree that communication is complicated and when you add inter-species, human to horse, we soon discover our good intentions are not enough to be safe around a 1,000 lb animal. The range of communication we receive from a horse can be the white-eyed look of panic to “talk to the butt”. I hear all the time “I love my horse but she just walks away” or “my horse won’t let me touch him on the face” or “I can’t catch my horse”. So how do we communicate with our horses in an effective way? How do we maintain our compassion and patience when our horse seems to care less that we love them, or responds in dangerous ways when we only want the best for them?
There is a myriad of training techniques that can provide you some answers to these basic issues, but there…
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