Enquire, Reflect, Engage & Advocate

The discussions in the current unit of Advanced Equine Behaviour, nay, in the entire course, have been fascinating and incredibly insightful. a statement which holds true for every course I’ve taken with Equine Guelph. While I don’t have a horse of my own, nor am I currently leasing, I do aspire to adopt one within […]

The Smiling Horse, The Lazy Horse & The Misbehaving Horse

an·thro·po·mor·phism: the attribution of human characteristics or behaviour to an animal or object. It is important to distinguish between two types of anthropomorphism. One is fairly innocent and may merely be used as a way to relate to animals, that is, the projection of what may be perceived by some as being strictly human emotional […]

Equitation Science

While scrolling my Facebook newsfeed this morning, I noticed a question from Hippologic, What horse book would you like to recommend to experienced equestrians? Two books immediately came to mind, Equine Behaviour by Paul McGreevy and Equitation Science by Paul McGreevy & Andrew McLean It also ties into a question asked in the Equine Industry […]