February 11, 2020

    When we first start learning about training with a positive reinforcement focus, It's REALLY easy to become wrapped up and feeling like we can't do anything else. We have at this point usually learned that pressure and release involves applying an aversive pressure...

February 4, 2020

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    While we are always impacting our horse's behavior and they are always influencing ours, it's important to have time with your horse outside of "formal" training sessions. With R+ focused training, a lot of tension can buil...