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Reducing Separation Anxiety

Learn how to decrease the stress your horse feels away from his herd mates, with tips from Anne Gage....

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Keeping the Herd Happy

Management tips for keeping horses safely in groups....

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Horses as Healers

Equine-assisted therapy is becoming more widely accepted as an effective complementary treatment for a host of mental health issues. So, what’s so magical about the horse? ...

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Introducing Predator to Prey

Dog trainer, Karin Apfel, describes how to create safe introductions between horses and dogs....

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Positive Reinforcement: Where Does It Fit In Equine Training?

Regardless of whether the spin comes from George Morris, Anky von Grunsven, or Monty Roberts, all horse training relies on the same basic principles of learning theory, grounded in over a hundred years of psychological research. ...

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Herd Dynamics: Keeping the Peace

Equine psychologist Antonia Henderson dispels some myths about group turnout and outlines ways to reduce anti-social behaviour and help horses get along....

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Stereotypies

The latest research on cribbing, weaving and other unpleasant habits....

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Is Your Horse Happy?

Discover how to assess and improve your horse’s well-being by learning more about what makes him tick....

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How Smart is Your Horse?

What research has told us about equine behaviour and cognitive capacity...

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The Positives of Negative Reinforcement

Exploring ways to use learning theory to create more equitable training environments for horses in all disciplines....

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