In this episode I answer a question about a horse who doesn’t like going into the barn at the facility they board at. She wants to know how to handle it when her horse shows her he doesn’t like something. This is something we all have experienced at one point or another and I love that this question is being asked… It shows a respect for the horse’s feelings. I’ll talk about the need to recognize dislike vs fear, and some choices we have in addressing...
Ask Karen Anything Episodes
In this episode of AKA, I answer a question from a student about what to do when her horse loses forward energy during dressage movements.
Karen answers a couple of questions from students about taking clinics from other instructors and how to reconcile trusting your instincts with what you are feeling.
In this episode of Ask Karen Anything, I answer 2 questions from students in my Video Classroom. One is about maintaining a canter, and the other is about a horse who balks.