Ask Monty: Can you Join-Up with a bull?

2020-04-29T08:51:36-07:00

I am amazed at your work with horses in the circle enclosure ... Do you think if I built a round pen like you use, and brought a bull in, he would respond with the same result as when your horses Join-Up?

Ask Monty: Can you Join-Up with a bull?2020-04-29T08:51:36-07:00

Ask Monty: Where were you when I needed you?

2020-04-24T01:31:32-07:00

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 [...]

Ask Monty: Where were you when I needed you?2020-04-24T01:31:32-07:00

Ask Monty: How can I be a better student?

2020-04-24T01:31:22-07:00

April 15, 2020 - Ask Monty Newsletter Question: How can I be a better student? Dear Monty, I suppose you receive letters like this all the time being the amazing person you are but I just wanted to let you know how much of an impact you’ve on my life. Similar to you, I’ve always [...]

Ask Monty: How can I be a better student?2020-04-24T01:31:22-07:00

Ask Monty: Are stallions more challenging for Join-Up?

2020-04-24T01:37:54-07:00

April 8, 2020 - Ask Monty Newsletter Question: Are stallions more challenging for Join-Up? G'day Monty, After many years with horses, I'm just beginning my journey with Join-Up, my past practices have been more organic (what comes naturally) with a bit of information from here and a bit from there. I'm bringing a stallion (14 [...]

Ask Monty: Are stallions more challenging for Join-Up?2020-04-24T01:37:54-07:00

Ask Monty: How do you stop violence?

2020-04-24T01:52:16-07:00

April 1, 2020 - Ask Monty Newsletter Question: How do you stop violence? Dear Monty, I always read other people's questions as they are very often very interesting, and your thoughtful answers informative and useful. But every question, and every answer, seem to lead me towards one foundation question, or one underlying mystery. My own [...]

Ask Monty: How do you stop violence?2020-04-24T01:52:16-07:00

Ask Monty: Have you seen PTSD in a horse before?

2020-04-24T01:53:43-07:00

March 25, 2020 - Ask Monty Newsletter Question: Have you seen PTSD in a horse before? During the breaking in of my beloved mare, something went horribly wrong for her. Somehow she became a rodeo horse. She was rejected because she didn't buck properly. Her tail was broken and she was tazered. Then when she [...]

Ask Monty: Have you seen PTSD in a horse before?2020-04-24T01:53:43-07:00

Ask Monty: Are horses individuals?

2020-04-24T01:58:44-07:00

March 18, 2020 - Ask Monty Newsletter Question: Are horses individuals? My pony will move his head in a full clockwise circle over and over again. He will do it if he's at the gate and ready to leave the arena if I allow him to. Last week we put him out in the field [...]

Ask Monty: Are horses individuals?2020-04-24T01:58:44-07:00

Ask Monty: Has The Queen’s love for horses influenced you?

2020-03-16T02:11:26-07:00

March. 11, 2020 - Ask Monty Newsletter Question: Has The Queen's love for horses influenced you? Dear Monty, I honor your answer, your deep respect for Her Majesty the Queen (and The Queen Mother) and your deep understanding of horses and the mistakes humans make that can cause tragic accidents with horses through their LACK [...]

Ask Monty: Has The Queen’s love for horses influenced you?2020-03-16T02:11:26-07:00

Ask Monty: Is your horse explosive?

2020-03-16T02:11:36-07:00

March. 4, 2020 - Ask Monty Newsletter Question: Is your horse explosive? Looking for ideas on how to help a horse that is on stall rest and can only be hand walked post surgery. He gets so, quite understandably, full of energy that he gets explosive, which makes going for a quiet hand walk challenging [...]

Ask Monty: Is your horse explosive?2020-03-16T02:11:36-07:00

Ask Monty: Can your horse jump confidently?

2020-03-16T02:11:50-07:00

February. 26, 2020 - Ask Monty Newsletter Question: Can your horse jump confidently? Hi there, I have a problem with a jumper. After his jump he just goes absolutely mad, bucks, rears and just freaks out. Now I'm an experienced trainer and unfortunately I can not find the solution. He has been checked by the [...]

Ask Monty: Can your horse jump confidently?2020-03-16T02:11:50-07:00