Emotion & Intellect in horsework

Editor’s Note: We welcome Shelley Appleton as a guest columnist for BestHorsePractices. Her articles are part of a body of work dedicated to horsemanship knowledge and self-improvement called: Learning to Connect. Appleton is a lecturer at the School of Pharmacy at Curtin University in Bentley, […]

The Jones

About this Fitness segment: BestHorsePractices is dedicating a entire section of this year’s password-protected Remuda Reader pages to Rider Fitness. To subscribe, CLICK HERE. Rider Fitness contributors: Dr. Steve Peters Ellen Eckstein Amy Skinner Jim Thomas Martin Black Randy Rieman Stay tuned for upcoming features […]

Ellen Eckstein

About this Fitness segment: Rider Fitness contributors: Randy Rieman Dr. Steve Peters Amy Skinner Jim Thomas Martin Black Russ & Marsha Jones, accomplished riders from Wolverine, Michigan Read additional features from: Beth Austin, renowned physical therapist, on aspects of core fitness Christina Savitsky, of Buckaroo […]

Martin Black

About this Fitness segment: BestHorsePractices is dedicating a entire section to Rider Fitness. Rider Fitness contributors: Dr. Steve Peters Ellen Eckstein Amy Skinner Jim Thomas Randy Rieman Russ & Marsha Jones, accomplished riders from Wolverine, Michigan Stay tuned for upcoming features from: Beth Austin, renowned […]

Jim Thomas

About this Fitness segment: Rider Fitness contributors: Dr. Steve Peters Ellen Eckstein Amy Skinner Randy Rieman Martin Black Russ & Marsha Jones, accomplished riders from Wolverine, Michigan Stay tuned for upcoming features from: Beth Austin, renowned physical therapist Christina Savitsky, founder of Buckaroo Balance Jim […]

Dr. Steve Peters

BestHorsePractices is dedicating a entire section to Rider Fitness. Randy Rieman Ellen Eckstein Amy Skinner Jim Thomas Martin Black Russ & Marsha Jones, accomplished riders from Wolverine, Michigan Stay tuned for upcoming features from: Beth Austin, renowned physical therapist Christina Savitsky, founder of Buckaroo Balance […]

2016

BestHorsePractices’ mission is to deliver information grounded in science and rooted in evidence-based horse work. No bling. No nonsense. Remuda Readers, a special subscription program, provides readers with the very best of what we have to offer. Pages are password-protected. Support what we do at […]

2015

Here are links to our 2015 Remuda Reader features: Steve & Leslie Dorrance, part I Steve & Leslie Dorrance, part II Randy Rieman, part I Randy Rieman, part II Randy Rieman, part III Randy Rieman, part IV Randy Rieman, part V Remedial Repro Lameness Biosecurity […]

Rider Fitness

We have a huge selection of articles dedicated to Rider Fitness Read features from an exclusive group of horsemen and women: Dr. Steve Peters Randy Rieman Ellen Eckstein Amy Skinner Jim Thomas Martin Black Russ & Marsha Jones, accomplished riders from Wolverine, Michigan Confessions of […]

Research enlightens your horse work

Knowing and controlling how your movements, behavior, and thoughts impact your equine partner is the absolute key to your good horsemanship. While BestHorsePractices is dedicated to reviewing equine science, some new human research is immensely relevant to our horsemanship. Let’s consider confidence, fear, power, and […]