Rehabilitating Horses with Clicker Training

Rehabilitating Horses with Clicker Training

Is that possible? Yes, it is! In my years working for the SPCA I trained many horses and barn animals with positive reinforcement (R+). Some horses needed to be rehabilitated mentally, some physically and some both. I also taught employees and volunteers the basics of clicker training and together we trained the horses in order to makeRead more about Rehabilitating Horses with Clicker Training[…]

Peer pressure at the barn

Peer pressure at the barn

One of the most underestimated challenges of positive reinforcement training can be… people in your environment. It is a journey The journey to switch from negative reinforcement (most traditional and natural horsemanship methods) to positive reinforcement training (clicker training, on target training) is instructive and beautiful. It is not always a straight, fast or smooth road. It is often aRead more about Peer pressure at the barn[…]