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Can Horses Suffer From PTSD?
In this article that was published in "The Barefoot Horse" Magazine Bob talks about a specific horse that he worked with and helped them to manage the PTSD situation
Why do Bob's Methods Work?
This article explains the techniques and beliefs that are followed as well as some of the finer points that make them so successful.
The Running Walk
The gait of the Tennessee Walking Horse explained in a manner that allows you to understand and relate to the correct movement and motion of the breed.
The Art of Flexing and Collecting
A brief description to help to understand the ability of the horse to flex correctly as well as the starting of the collection as it pertains to the horse. Why both of these items are important for the proper and correct operation of the horse and its movement.
Forward Motion and Momentum
Covering the three stages of momentum and the function of forward motion of the horse.
The Use of the Hands
The proper operation of the hands as a tool in guiding the horse. How the hands are an instructional tool and not to be considered a balancing point for the rider. Also covered is the topic of balance and feel.
The Need to Return to Basics
An explanation of why balanced shoeing techniques are needed, how they work and what needs to be known by the horse owner to make sure that the older, tried and true methods are returned to.
Basic Lameness Information
This article explains the hows and whys of most horse lameness problems today. These are problems that were not seen many years ago and if the old methods of horse care were followed today we would most likely not see them today.
Classic Horse Care, What is it?
An explanation of the Classic Horse Care methods and what you could expect to get out of being involved with the overall concept of the program.
Is Your Horse Sore?
Does your horse work off its front end? Is your horse experiencing flight pattern problems? How about the ride of your horse, have they become less comfortable to ride? Does your horse interfere with its feet? Has your horse started to or has been stumbling for no apparent reason? Less talk attitude, has there been a noticeable change in the attitude of your horse? And, let’s talk about the big one; does your horse have back problems?
Is There a New Horse in the Family?
Just Got a Horse?
Just Bought a Horse?
Been a Long Time Since Your Last Horse?
Just Looking for Some Information?
Having Horse Problems?
Lack of Understanding?
Horse Not Responding?
In Need of Assistance?
Just Need Answers or Feeling Lost?