Training Tip: Understand Why Your Horse is Fearful of Gullies
One of the main reasons horses find gullies so frightening is because of their vision. Horses have monocular vision, which means that they use each eye separately. That’s why your horse may spook at something that he’s already walked past and reacted to once: He’s seeing it for the first time with his other eye. […]
Don’t miss Clinton at Equine Affaire next month! He will be presenting daily demonstrations at the West Springfield, Massachusetts expo, November 8th – 11th. Clinton’s Daily Schedule: Thursday, November 8th 11:30 a.m.
Looking for a knowledgeable instructor to take lessons from or an instructor certified by Clinton to train your horse? It’s now easier than ever before to find a Professional Clinician or Method Ambassador! Head over to our website and click on the “map” tab at the top of the page. You’ll be able to type […]
A lemonade stand and a big dose of ambition helped Method Ambassador Brock Nelsen raise money to buy her first horse, a well-mannered pony named Shorty. Brock, 12 at the time, was born into a non-horse family and had begged her parents to let her take English riding lessons when she was 8. Four years […]
If you love the Method and like sharing your passion for it, don’t miss out on our #ApplyTheMethod contest taking place on our downunder.horsemanship Instagram account! How to join in the fun: Get a free #ApplyTheMethod decal on our e-store. After you receive the decal in the mail, put it on your horse trailer. Snap […]
Find It on the No Worries Club Website: Gaining Confidence
Confidence on horseback can be a fickle thing, especially as we age and realize we don’t bounce as well as we used to. In May 2012, Clinton held a clinic designed specifically for riders wishing to discover or rediscover their confidence on horseback. The Downunder Horsemanship TV show, “Confidence Clinic: An Inside Look,” takes you […]
Question: If I purchase a digital kit or video on the e-store, when will I have access to it? Answer: As soon as you purchase digital content, you’ll have immediate access to it by using the Downunder Horsemanship app or logging in to your account on the Downunder Horsemanship website. Have more questions about our […]
Winter is coming! Stock up now on hay with this offer from Standlee.
Offer Valid October 1 through November 30, 2018 That’s right, buy any 5 Standlee bagged or compressed bale products and get $10 off your entire purchase. Keep your horses happy and healthy during the winter months. Find a Standlee dealer near you or discover more about Standlee Premium Western Forage® Products. Learn […]
Q: I have a 23-year-old Quarter Horse that is very pushy on the ground and can be disrespectful. I started working him in the roundpen, but since he’s older and out of shape, I’m not sure if I should ask him to canter. He’s a fancy, high-stepping old man and really hates to keep that […]
The first Saturday in November, Clinton’s opening the gates of the ranch to put on a colt-starting demonstration that will be followed by a live auction. Admission to the colt-starting demonstration and auction is free and open to the public. Some of the items available in the auction will include farm machinery, Behlen roundpens, home […]