In this week's Ask Monty, Bianca asks Monty Roberts if it's possible to compete in barrel racing without using whips and spurs. Read Monty's advice.
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“Whipping the horse and producing pain in order to achieve ANY given goal is wrong, in my opinion.” Monty Roberts August 26, 2019 Solvang, California: The count was 29 horses dead at Santa Anita this season and many people blamed the unusually heavy rainfall for the problems this year. Sealing the track over and over is [...]
Excerpt from Chapter 6 of Monty’s textbook, From My Hands to Yours To obtain your own copy of Monty’s textbook, please CLICK HERE. To do a dissertation on the whip in racing, I feel the first thing a horseman should say is, “It does not matter whether it’s racing or any other discipline, the whip [...]
Famed Horse Gentler and Trainer of Multiple Grade 1 Champions Calls for Change SOLVANG, CALIFORNIA – 5/7/2008 – Monty Roberts, internationally acclaimed horse trainer, animal behaviorist and author of the best-selling The Man Who Listens to Horses, continues his mission statement to “leave the world a better place than I found it for horses and [...]
Queen Elizabeth II Honors 17 Trainers and Animal Advocates for Their Efforts to Reduce Violence in the Training of HorsesAdam Bates2020-08-31T10:53:49-07:00
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Debbie Loucks Monty and Pat Roberts, Inc. (949) 632-1856 firstname.lastname@example.org August 31, 2020: For only the second occasion in history that the British Crown has awarded certificates for influential equine protection work, this recognition follows the acknowledgment of eight horsemen and women the Queen recognized in 2012. The Royal Family had [...]
April 22, 2020 - Ask Monty Newsletter Question: Where were you when I needed you? I am 78 years old and worked with horses in the 1950s and 60s. I hated the methods of training. I decided to look at YouTube and see what is going on today and found everyone is using a creation [...]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Debbie Loucks Monty and Pat Roberts, Inc./Join-Up® International (949) 632-1856 email@example.com January 31, 2020 Solvang, California: Author, equestrian and thought leader, Monty Roberts shares new content on his website here. Monty’s mission to help horses has been lived out for over seven decades and he has been publicly demonstrating and teaching non-violent [...]
Excerpt from Chapter 9 of Monty’s textbook, From My Hands to Yours To obtain your own copy of Monty’s textbook, please CLICK HERE. Traditionally, in the extrinsic method of training, a horse is put into a starting gate with a few others he is going to compete against. Next, a button is pushed which causes [...]
Excerpt from Chapter 9 of Monty’s textbook, From My Hands to Yours. To obtain your own copy of Monty’s textbook, please CLICK HERE. Even if you have no connection with racing, you can still benefit greatly from this section on the behavior of horses when we ask them to habituate to the starting gates, because [...]