2019 The Ask Monty eNewsletters

2019-09-18T09:12:49-07:00

[This week's Ask Monty coming soon!] September. 18 How can we learn to listen to horses? September. 11 How did you discover the horses’ language? September. 4 Do you communicate with your horse? August. 28 What is Join-Up®? August. 21 Do you start The Queen's horses every year? August. 15 What inspired you to dedicate [...]

2019 The Ask Monty eNewsletters2019-09-18T09:12:49-07:00

How do you define Natural Horsemanship?

2019-07-01T07:06:41-07:00

‘Natural’ is a word used to describe those elements of life which are unadulterated. These elements have not been changed by human hand. Natural should be understood to describe how Mother Nature laid life forms on this planet called earth. If we study life before modern men began to alter its existence we would find [...]

How do you define Natural Horsemanship?2019-07-01T07:06:41-07:00

Monty Roberts International Learning Center 2019 Dates Announced

2018-09-30T12:00:01-07:00

September 30, 2018 Solvang, California: Its 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 his 29th year of touring the globe, demonstrating methods of nonviolent training of horses brought to him [...]

Monty Roberts International Learning Center 2019 Dates Announced2018-09-30T12:00:01-07:00

Monty Roberts International Learning Center 2019 Dates Announced

2018-10-30T03:11:45-07:00

Monty Roberts International Learning Center 2019 Dates Announced September 30, 2018 Solvang, California: Its 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 his 29th year of touring the globe, demonstrating [...]

Monty Roberts International Learning Center 2019 Dates Announced2018-10-30T03:11:45-07:00

2018 The Ask Monty eNewsletters

2018-01-31T09:23:09-07:00

[This week's Ask Monty coming soon!] October 24. 18 Do horses grieve? October 17. 18 Is non-violence important in horse training? October 10. 18 Are you using your body language correctly? October 3. 18 What advice do you have for others who would like to help horses? September 26. 18 What is your most memorable [...]

2018 The Ask Monty eNewsletters2018-01-31T09:23:09-07:00

Does it matter what words you use with your horse?

2019-05-22T14:51:04-07:00

Monty's Answer: Dear Gale, Thank you for asking the question regarding horses and how they process words and or sounds. Please be aware that I am fully in favor of all of the statements made by our online student, Kiki, below who took the Monty’s Challenge and sent her answer in. She gives us a [...]

Does it matter what words you use with your horse?2019-05-22T14:51:04-07:00

How to overcome a fear of horses

2014-01-27T14:36:37-07:00

Question: I'm writing because, at age 54, I've been given opportunity to get involved with horses. My husband adopted a 15 y/o paint gelding (El Nino) and a 17 y/o quarter horse mare (Sugar) from a friend with cancer, who could no longer keep her horses. The horse are healthy and of reasonable disposition. We [...]

How to overcome a fear of horses2014-01-27T14:36:37-07:00

How sensitive is your horse?

2013-06-18T22:01:30-07:00

Question: My horse is very sensitive in the flank and the stifle area. When I am grooming her, she seems to get very angry. She puts her ears back and even acts as though she would kick me. When I brush or touch her in the area of the flank or the stifle, she moves [...]

How sensitive is your horse?2013-06-18T22:01:30-07:00

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

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