Important Things to Consider in Any Training Program

Important Things to Consider in Any Training Program Horse2Human has a strong belief in the old quote by Albert Einstein,  “Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.”  This is proven when a horse comes home from a traditional training program and the owner hasn’t done any of the […]

Important Things to Consider in Any Training Program Important Things to Consider in Any Training Program

H2H Fundamental Skills

Basic Ground Handling Skills: (For basic care:  Leading/Grooming, Farrier, Vet,) Head Down Cue Touch and Turn(TNT) Language Lesson Flagwork Round Pen Basics (ideal for a more advanced relationship) In the H2H program, there are basic skills that need to be established in order to accomplish the following: *To ensure my safety as a trainer, your […]

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H2H Foundation Training Video Clip

A short video clip(4minutes) demonstrating various exercises included in the main phases of starting or re-starting a horse.  These exercises also help to create a more refined human, learning the intricacies of the body language and movements that build the horse2human language.  All horses advance at their own rate depending on current skills, previous experiences […]

H2H Foundation Training Video Clip H2H Foundation Training Video Clip

Horse2Human®, a Registered Trademark.

The concept behind Horse2Human®, and it’s logo: In researching the name for my business and developing my logo, I was looking for something that would be representative of how I perceived and embraced the relationship with a horse.  In addition, to furthermore accentuate a visual of how each relationship is generally formed. The foundation of […]

Horse2Human®, a Registered Trademark. Horse2Human®, a Registered Trademark.

H2H Equipment & Supplies

As with most horse people, we all develop our own preference with certain tools and aids.  Over the years, I have created my own, and have found them to be universal with all horses I come into contact with. ($40) H2H Custom Rope Halters are made hardware free.  Especially since these halters are ultimately used for training […]

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Small Connections, Big Shifts

Small Connections, Big Shifts

Small Connections, Big Shifts ‘Eyes Closed’ This action may already be a part of your daily greeting with your horse. But are you consciously aware of it’s benefits, or that it can actually create a specific request from your horse? When you pet your horse, where is your go-to spot? (This is likely dependent on […]

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Eyes, Nose & Feet: The Horse’s Order of Discovery…

Eyes, Nose & Feet: The Horse’s Order of Discovery…

Eyes, Nose & Feet: The horse’s order of discovery…   When a horse is being introduced to a new object, obstacle, or new situation, it is so important to allow them time to process using their natural senses and reactions. In addition, we can help to guide him in an order that gives him a chance to accomplish […]

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Free Rein

Free Rein

This exercise is a skill I aim to create for all of my students, both horse and human.  Free Rein is the action, or more specifically no action, of your reins completely loose yet balanced over the horse’s neck.  Ideally, at the advanced level, you are able to drop the reins completely and let go, […]

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