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Tag: Equine Behaviour


The Power of Conditioned Aversives

FREE ARTICLE AND A POWERFUL VIDEO THAT WILL GET YOU REAL RESULTS IN YOUR TRAINING! Let’s begin with a very normal and real scenario – you turn your body towards your horse and look at his hindquarters, you begin to … Continue reading

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Behaviour that is reinforced is either maintained or increases in frequency

Sometimes I am reminded of just how different my Dancer is now compared to just a couple of years ago. The last couple of days they’ve had their hay topped up very early compared to normal. The reliable stimulus predicting … Continue reading

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Clinic in Hertfordshire with Dr Helen Spence – 2012

Dr Helen Spence is returning to Hertfordshire! A clinic at Tyrells Hall, Hertfordshire on Saturday 8th September 2012. Would you like to strengthen the bond between you & your horse? Would you like to train in a way that increases your horse’s … Continue reading

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It’s Not What You Do. It’s How You Do It.

I thought I would share a very valid thought from Karen Pryor in an article she wrote on her website! “It’s a sunny spring afternoon in New England at the annual meeting of a group of animal behaviorists. I’m sitting on a folding chair … Continue reading

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BHS Register of Instructors welcomes a Clicker Trainer

Jo Hughes – one of the first clicker trainers to be welcomed onto the British Horse Society Register of Instructors! Jo is delighted to have been accepted onto the BHS Register of Instructors. All Instructors on the Register have completed a full Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) check, … Continue reading

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Clinic in Cambridgeshire with Dr Helen Spence

Learn all about rewarding horse training with Dr Helen Spence! A clinic at West Wratting Park Stud, Cambridgeshire on Sunday 25th September 2011. Would you like to strengthen the bond between you & your horse? Would you like to train in a … Continue reading

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