Horses Never Lie: The Heart of Passive Leadership

Horses Never Lie: The Heart of Passive Leadership Description:

In his third book Horses Never Lie Mark Rashid breaks new ground with the idea that you don t have to be dominant to be a leader to your horse He challenges the longstanding belief that an owner must be the alpha leader to work effectively with horses Building on the primary concept of his previous books looking at the world from the horse s point of view Mark Rashid clearly defines the difference between alpha and passive leaders He explains how to be a passive leader and illustrates with compelling stories how horses can change from being indifferent or unwilling participants to becoming enthusiastic partners

Rating: 3.71 out of 5

A Good Horse Is Never a Bad Color: Tales of Training through Communication and Trust

A Good Horse Is Never a Bad Color: Tales of Training through Communication and Trust Description:

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Rating: 3.70 out of 5

Considering the Horse: Tales of Problems Solved and Lessons Learned

Considering the Horse: Tales of Problems Solved and Lessons Learned Description:

Coming from the horse s point of view these entertaining stories quiet compassionate solutions to horse training problems with insights so simple they are startling Readers will be amazed at the ways horses communicate with humans beings in this unique horse owner s guide Illustrations

Rating: 3.62 out of 5

Life Lessons from a Ranch Horse

Life Lessons from a Ranch Horse Description:

Internationally renowned horse trainers pays tribute to the horse that became his teacher

Rating: 3.59 out of 5

Whole Heart, Whole Horse: Developing Consistency, Dependability, Trust, and Peace of Mind Between Horse and Rider

Whole Heart, Whole Horse: Developing Consistency, Dependability, Trust, and Peace of Mind Between Horse and Rider Description:

Many horse trainers even those who espouse the so called natural horsemanship approach take the position that horses who fail to obey a human s request are doing so as much out of perversity as ignorance That s not Mark Rashid s view In his words If we understand that horses can t separate the way they feel from the way they act then we can start to see that unwanted behavior isn t bad behavior at all More times than not it s just the horse expressing the way he feels at that particular moment in time How we perceive that information dictates how we respond to it Whole Heart Whole Horse focuses on this idea covering such subjects as gathering information from the horse turning rider trainer mistakes into positive experiences developing realistic boundaries between you and your horse understanding how and why horses release energy from real or perceived traumas and reaching a comfortable balance point between horse and rider Rashid analyzes developing softness consistency dependability trust and peace of mind in both horses and humans as well as how to become a leader whom your horse will willingly want to follow and work with Full of examples that extend beyond the training pen Whole Heart Whole Horse offers good sense and information that will make you a more astute capable and sensitive horseman and person

Rating: 3.54 out of 5

Horsemanship Through Life

Horsemanship Through Life Description:

A fall during a clinic on horsemanship forces the author to rekindle his passion for working with horses and their owners By studying the Japanese martial art aikido Mark renews his commitment to compassionate communication with horses using honor integrity and dignity This book is a must read for anyone seeking to truly connect to his or her horse

Rating: 3.58 out of 5

Big Horses, Good Dogs, and Straight Fences: Musings of Everyday Ranch Life

Big Horses, Good Dogs, and Straight Fences: Musings of Everyday Ranch Life Description:

These stories tell of Mark s life working on cattle ranches and guest ranches before he became famous worldwide for his work with horses

Rating: 3.65 out of 5

Nature in Horsemanship: Discovering Harmony Through Principles of Aikido

Nature in Horsemanship: Discovering Harmony Through Principles of Aikido Description:

The popular and highly respected horse trainer Mark Rashid brings together Western and Eastern philosophies to demonstrate a seamless new incarnation of horse training After years of helping difficult horses Mark Rashid understands how to build the foundation of a horse s training and resolve any problems encountered along the way He explains how he allows the traditionally firm or assertive approach of the old Western style to take some lessons from the softer conflict resolution and ego reduction approach that the Japanese martial art of aikido teaches Rashid s ultimate goal is for harmony between horse and rider

Rating: 3.39 out of 5

Whole Heart, Whole Horse: Building Trust Between Horse and Rider

Whole Heart, Whole Horse: Building Trust Between Horse and Rider Description:

Many horse trainers even those who espouse the so called natural horsemanship approach take the position that horses who fail to obey a human s request are doing so as much out of perversity as ignorance That s not Mark Rashid s view In his words If we understand that horses can t separate the way they feel from the way they act then we can start to see that unwanted behavior isn t bad behavior at all More times than not it s just the horse expressing the way he feels at that particular moment in time How we perceive that information dictates how we respond to it br Whole Heart Whole Horse focuses on this idea covering such subjects as gathering information from the horse turning rider trainer mistakes into positive experiences developing realistic boundaries between you and your horse understanding how and why horses release energy from real or perceived traumas and reaching a comfortable balance point between horse and rider Rashid analyzes developing softness consistency dependability trust and peace of mind in both horses and humans as well as how to become a leader whom your horse will willingly want to follow and work with br Full of examples that extend beyond the training pen Whole Heart Whole Horse offers good sense and information that will make you a more astute capable and sensitive horseman and person

Rating: 3.54 out of 5

Out of The Wild

Out of The Wild Description:

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Rating: 3.39 out of 5