Learned Helpless in the Horse

January 17, 2018

    Learned helplessness in the Horse is a sad thing and something that the Horse Industry is very slow to identify or react to. The affliction is simply a direct result of inadequate Coaching within the Industry 🙁 When I say ‘Industry’ I mean predominantly, the ‘English Disciplines’Let me desicribe it like this:     You are leading a Horse up short and all the while there is tugging, pulling, pushing, graduating to Head butting and more, but every Tug, every Pull, is devoid of the nutrients of good training, ‘relief’. The Human doesn’t notice but the Horse sure […]

View more

Are You Training a Leg Climber?

November 11, 2013

 Leading a Horse like this is one of the contributing causes of Ulcers in the Horse   Of all the Problem Horses that I have met, there has been a predominant common link to that of various forms of ignorance and resistance in the ground manners. Of the various forms of ignorance in ground manners, the cause has been the manner in which the owner has simply led the horse. I have NEVER MET an Owner who comes with a WEBBING HALTER that has acceptable Ground Manners on their Horse When a horse learns to pull, lean, push, fail to […]

View more


Recent Post

Rein handling of the “Green Horse”

Thousands of "Green Horses" have asked me to write this article and I thank them for their wisdom over the...
Read More


Horse Body Damage is a silent epidemic that goes un-noticed as Owners carry out their habits, taught via their teachings....
Read More

Financing Dressage Horses

Financing the Dressage Horse in 2020, see some flash marketing schemes to generate income....big income.....from the Bank Accounts of those...
Read More

Horse Law Australia

In 2005, Horseproblems Australia saw the desperate need to commence an arm of the Law in this Country, to cater...
Read More

Tying up the Horse

For the safest system on the Planet and for the only system invented to fix the Violent Pullback Horse, go...
Read More

Timing is everything

Hi Folks, Over the many Years and thousands of Horses, hopefully one gains an ability to read every move of...
Read More

Meadow Hay and Weeds

MEADOW HAY I recently walked into a Stable on my property and saw 150mm thick of pure 'Barley Grass' Seeds...
Read More


 Horses hate being hosed down. Especially around the head area and for a good reason. Often people squirt water into...
Read More

Scientists and Monty Robert’s Dually Halter

10th December, 2018 The Horse Scientists have have just released a study into the 'Dually Halter', designed and patented by...
Read More