Posts by Lorraine

“I want to ride but I’m too scared! I want to so badly but I can’t. Please can you help?”

“I had an accident three years ago and haven’t...

I’m having trouble keeping my horse on the bit in downwards transitions – he’s fine in the upwards ones. Any ideas?

The thing with downwards transitions is they’re...

I’m Worried My Horse is Going to Take Off – and I’m frightened to hack out. Any suggestions?

“I’m worried all the time I ride my horse and...

I’m teaching my horse to do flying changes. Any ideas please?

“I’m trying to teach my horse to do a flying...

The more I try to ride my horse straight the worse he gets – please help!

“I’ve just got a horse on loan and either his...

Why does my horse go ‘on the bit’ in his field but not when I’m on him?!

“I watch my horse float around his field and yet,...

My horse won’t canter on the left rein. Help!

 “My horse goes beautifully on both reins in walk...

“My New Pony’s Last Owner Told Me He Hates Schooling. What Can I do?”

“I’ve just bought a new pony and his last...

Where Do I Start? (Reschooling an older horse)

  “I have an older horse, broken but never...

My horse kicks out when I try to pick out his feet – and he’s difficult with the farrier. How can I stop him?

“Picking out my horse’s hind feet is becoming...