Champion Trainer Gai Waterhouse Calls on Monty

2013-08-21T22:30:36-07:00

Solvang, CA (August 21, 2013) -  Race trainer Gai Waterhouse will utilize the skills of the world's most famous horse whisperer in her attempts to show Australian punters "something very special” in the spring with her high profile import Carlton House. Waterhouse confirmed on her website that Carlton House is being readied to resume in the [...]

Champion Trainer Gai Waterhouse Calls on Monty2013-08-21T22:30:36-07:00

How to Prepare Your Horse for the Farrier

2013-02-26T14:42:16-07:00

Question: My young horse, who is 10 months old, needs farrier attention yet it seems to me that he is too young for Join-Up. What steps should I take before bringing in my farrier? Kerry Milford Monty’s Answer: Thank you for your timely question. This week we have added a sixth farrier lesson to my [...]

How to Prepare Your Horse for the Farrier2013-02-26T14:42:16-07:00

What’s best for your horse’s feet?

2013-02-14T11:47:59-07:00

There are so many opinions on what's best for the horse's hoof in magazines and from vets, farriers, clinicians and trainers. Whom do you believe? To settle differences in opinions, Ada Gates proposes a safe, measurable, efficient and consistent way to look at the hoof together and establish a scientific process of assessing the needs [...]

What’s best for your horse’s feet?2013-02-14T11:47:59-07:00

Gentle and Elegant: Monty Roberts and Charlotte Bredahl

2013-02-13T14:29:47-07:00

On March 16 and 17, 2013, two worlds of horsemanship will come together. Monty and Charlotte Bredahl will join forces and share how they stay true to their concepts of training championship horses. Learn how peak performance is achieved when discipline and cooperation come together. At this special workshop you'll watch classic dressage and Western [...]

Gentle and Elegant: Monty Roberts and Charlotte Bredahl2013-02-13T14:29:47-07:00

Horse Sense and Healing: Join-Up with Veterans

2012-07-04T13:03:56-07:00

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UUSJAUuHYkw[/youtube] We have been working with veterans suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), over the course of five separate recent clinics. this year. The results are coming in and the outcome is fantastic. We have people laughing and getting back to a normal life who have been afflicted with PTSD for upwards of 35 [...]

Horse Sense and Healing: Join-Up with Veterans2012-07-04T13:03:56-07:00

Catch Your Horse in the Field… Or, Let Your Horse Catch You!

2012-07-04T04:32:08-07:00

Monty’s Answer: Thank you for sending this question as it is asked quite often. People regularly hear me say, “Don’t catch your horse; let your horse catch you.” I would like to address your question assuming that you understand the basic tenets of Join-Up and you have exhausted the use of these basic concepts of [...]

Catch Your Horse in the Field… Or, Let Your Horse Catch You!2012-07-04T04:32:08-07:00

Watch Monty Roberts videos on the Horse & Country TV

2012-01-25T19:36:15-07:00

Monty Roberts joins Horse & Country in this 13 part series. Filmed at Monty's stunning Flag Is Up Farms in California, this series takes you on a journey into the mind and memories of one of the most influential men in equestrianism. Meet the inspirational man who listens to horses, and find out how he gains [...]

Watch Monty Roberts videos on the Horse & Country TV2012-01-25T19:36:15-07:00

Ask Monty: Is there such a thing a ‘coldback horse’?

2012-01-25T17:04:31-07:00

Question: My husband would like to know if there is such a thing as a "coldback horse". In other words "one that you have to lunge before each ride"? We think not, but there are others who tell us yes. Robert says he'll take your word before anyone else's. Monty's Answer: The Coldback horse is [...]

Ask Monty: Is there such a thing a ‘coldback horse’?2012-01-25T17:04:31-07:00

Ask Monty: How can I learn the correct riding position?

2012-01-18T23:37:24-07:00

Question: Hello, I have a little problem when I'm riding: I can't keep my toes in. How can I fix my problem? Thank you, Candi Monty's Answer: Beginning riders have to train their muscles to get their riding position right. To achieve the leg position that I practice, you will want the center of the [...]

Ask Monty: How can I learn the correct riding position?2012-01-18T23:37:24-07:00

Ask Monty: What do you use to protect your horse’s back?

2012-01-05T02:41:41-07:00

Question: My lovely appaloosa mare, Leggs, and I enjoy rambling round the countryside (hacks/trails of 10-20 miles) and a few long distance rides each year. Leggs' current saddle pad is a bit too long, rubbing slightly over her lumbar spine/loin area. The problem is that we live in the UK and ride western. Well, Leggs [...]

Ask Monty: What do you use to protect your horse’s back?2012-01-05T02:41:41-07:00