Category Archives: OTTB

100 Day Trainer Challenge Summer Snow

Someone New

There comes a point in a horse’s training when the trainer needs to step aside and assess what skills the horse is able to transfer to another rider.  It is one thing for a horse to be able to perform … Continue reading

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Partnership: The Give and Take In Training

Thoughts From Devin: Alise’s last post, and a conversation with my good friend Jen over at Toklat led me to think on the partnership of horse training.  I often talk about what a willing and easy horse Rainier is to … Continue reading

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The Power of The Humdrum

Most of our interactions with our horses involve everyday life activities. The horse show, camping trip, trail ride, and other excursions/activities are usually the occasional event rather than the norm. Even for an OTTB, everyday wasn’t race day. The power … Continue reading

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