Monty Roberts International Learning Center 2020 Dates Announced

2019-11-11T02:07:06-07:00

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Debbie Loucks Monty and Pat Roberts, Inc./Join-Up® International (949) 632-1856 debbie@montyroberts.com September 30, 2019 Solvang, California: It’s going to be an exciting year at Monty Roberts’ Flag Is Up Farms in Solvang, California, home of his International Learning Center and Shy Boy, the mustang of documentary and Breyer fame. Monty Roberts is entering [...]

Monty Roberts International Learning Center 2020 Dates Announced2019-11-11T02:07:06-07:00

Horses Are Bio-Feedback Beings

2019-11-11T02:07:45-07:00

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Debbie Loucks Monty and Pat Roberts, Inc. (949) 632-1856 debbie@montyroberts.com September 30, 2019 Solvang, California: You might have seen goat yoga by now, or yoga for horses, or even yoga with horses. But it may surprise you to see the upcoming series on Monty Roberts Online University involving yoga ON horseback. Ashley Mancuso joins [...]

Horses Are Bio-Feedback Beings2019-11-11T02:07:45-07:00

Causing your horse to ‘want to’

2019-10-05T05:11:43-07:00

Horsemanship clinics are flourishing and there has never been a time in history when horse owners have had more opportunity to learn to be better owners. So why are so many of us confused at times by the multitude of information and seemingly opposing answers about horsemanship? In the beginning, horses don't understand what we [...]

Causing your horse to ‘want to’2019-10-05T05:11:43-07:00

Pivotal Time for the Thoroughbred Racing Industry

2019-09-01T23:24:14-07:00

“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 [...]

Pivotal Time for the Thoroughbred Racing Industry2019-09-01T23:24:14-07:00

Thinking of Buying a Quarter Horse?

2019-09-01T23:24:52-07:00

A century ago American Thoroughbreds were arguably the most important performance horses in the U.S., and they were bred to race long distances. Early American horsemen decided that they would breed differently for an even faster horse, at least for a ¼ of a mile that is. The aptly named Quarter Horse contained a fair [...]

Thinking of Buying a Quarter Horse?2019-09-01T23:24:52-07:00

Starting, not breaking a horse

2019-10-05T03:53:11-07:00

Let’s begin with a phrase that has gained traction over the last 20 years: “starting a horse” to its first saddle and rider. Defining this term is fairly straight forward. When a trainer comes to understand that horses are flight animals, they will then have the ability to offer ‘choice’ to the horse in the [...]

Starting, not breaking a horse2019-10-05T03:53:11-07:00

Monty Roberts’ Appearances in the USA

2019-06-11T10:22:07-07:00

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Debbie Loucks Monty and Pat Roberts, Inc./Join-Up® International (949) 632-1856 debbie@montyroberts.com Monty Roberts' Appearances in the USA May 31, 2019 Solvang, California: Monty Roberts is pleased to announce his two USA courses in the coming months. The international growth of non-traditional and violence-free training of horses since 1996 when Monty’s autobiography The [...]

Monty Roberts’ Appearances in the USA2019-06-11T10:22:07-07:00

Harmony in Horsemanship

2019-10-05T05:12:09-07:00

Extremes in competitive horse showing techniques sometimes swing like a pendulum, from one end of the spectrum to the other. Horseback riding disciplines born out of a practical application like dressage (war) and Western reining (ranch work) have evolved over time to become a display of skill sets, awarded points by a judge for their [...]

Harmony in Horsemanship2019-10-05T05:12:09-07:00

Monty Roberts Recognized for Several Equine Media Awards

2019-05-22T14:52:18-07:00

The latest announcement came from one of the oldest, most traditional equestrian programs on earth, The Spanish Riding School in Vienna, Austria. Monty Roberts is being asked to attend and demonstrate his gentle horse training techniques Join-Up® for the international Equinale® Horse Film Festival at the Spanish Riding School of Vienna July 2, 2017. Their [...]

Monty Roberts Recognized for Several Equine Media Awards2019-05-22T14:52:18-07:00

The International Society of Equitation and Monty Roberts’ Join-Up®

2016-06-01T07:13:49-07:00

A comparison between the Monty Roberts technique and the conventional UK technique for initial training of riding horses  Solvang, CA – The scientific paper authored by Drs. Veronica Fowler, Mark Kennedy and David Marlin entitled ‘A comparison between the Monty Roberts technique and a conventional UK technique for initial training of riding horses’ was accepted [...]

The International Society of Equitation and Monty Roberts’ Join-Up®2016-06-01T07:13:49-07:00