Natural Horsemanship Have You Got What it Takes
RJ Sadowski is more than a Horse Whisperer. He is a true teacher of great Horsemanship and has been helping people and horses for 30 years. He was one of the first Official Trainers for the Mustang Heritage Foundation, is CHA Certified both English and Western, is a MA Licensed Riding Instructor and operates a Licensed Riding School.
Published on: Mar 3, 2016
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Natural Horsemanship - Have You Got What It Takes?
Traditional breakinginof horsesforcedthe horse intosubmittingtothe handler.The horse'sspiritand
essence were usuallybrokenandthe horse became aservanttoman. Natural Horsemanshipenrolls the
horseswill.Thismethoddoesnotuse force todomesticate andtrainthe horse.The horse doesnot
respondwithfightingandpanicagainstahumanhandler.Trustis the keyto horsemanship.Inthe days
where the landswere openandfree,manhadto gainthe trustof a horse in the wildbefore he could
everapproachhim.There were nofences,corralsor placestorestraina horse these shortcutshave
placedmanin a dominantrole whichcanoftenleadtoabuse of a horse.
The horse communicatesusingbodylanguage.Natural Horsemanshiptrainershave integratedthis
communicationintotheirtrainingmethod.Byworkingwiththe horsesownlanguagetrainersare better
equippedtounderstandandworkwiththe horse.Natural Horsemanshipisamethodof trainingthe
horse that derivesitsmethodsfromthe horse.Bywatchingandobservingthe horse interacting
naturallyinthe wild,humanshave beenable tolearnhow the horse communicates.
Horsesare bigpowerful animals.Knowinganywaytowork inan effectivepositive mannercanhelp
trainersimmensely.If atrainercan learnto communicate onthe horse'slevel the horse willrespond.
Watchingthe horse for cuesand signshelpsthe trainertopace andknow whento move onto the next
step.I have alwaystried togeta sense of a horse'smoodas an individualwhenIamworkingwiththem.
I use a combinationof classictrainingmethodsandnatural horsemanship.There iscertainlymuchtobe
saidabout respectingahorse andworkingwiththemasagainstthem.
A trainerof Natural Horsemanshipwilltalktothe horse withuse of hisown bodyinthe way that horses
understand.A trainerwill use specificeye communication,will know where andhow toplace hisbody
so that the horse can understandwhatisbeingsaid. Natural Horsemanshipisbasedontrustand
respect.Man aimsto become the horse'sleader.Inthe wildthe herdfollowsthe leaderanda trainer
will developthe same bondthe horse haswitha herdleader.There are a numberof trainerswhohave
developed theirowntake onthisand have become namesinthe Natural Horsemanshipcircle. If youare
interestedinlearningthe techniquesandaimsyoucan do some on-lineresearchtofindatrainernear
you.I honestlyfeelthathandsonlearningisessentialfor Natural Horsemanshipbecauseyouare
learningbodylanguage.A horse couldlookatyouwitha subtlenessthatcouldnotbe detectedbya
picture ina book.
Whichevermeansyoudecide tolearnyoushouldalsoconsiderhow involvedyouwouldlike toget.If
youare traininghorsestosell themonand make money,youshouldconsideryourtargetmarket.You
certainlydonotwant to buildabeautiful relationshipontrustandrespectonlytohave anotherperson
come alongand use aggressionbecause theyare notable tounderstandthe horse'swayof
Natural Horsemanshipcanbe integratedintoanymethodof training.If youare lookingtoachieve top
performance fromyourhorse,youcertainlycanmake a significantdifference byusingnatural
horsemanshiptechniques.Gotoa trainerto watch andlearn,workwithyour horse andsoon a
RJ Sadowski ismore thana Horse Whisperer.He isa true teacherof greatHorsemanshipandhasbeen
helpingpeople andhorsesfor 30 years.He wasone of the firstOfficial Trainersforthe MustangHeritage
Foundation,isCHA CertifiedbothEnglishandWestern,isaMA LicensedRidingInstructorandoperates
a LicensedRidingSchool.RJisa powerful resource forNew Englandhorse owners. If youwanttoknow
more about natural horsemanshiptechniques visithttp://peacehavenfarm.com.