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By popular demand, Sean Patrick has provided the perfect educational tool to complement his gimmick-free, do it yourself “Countdown” to training the all-around riding horsea series of basic exercises that prepare your horse for advanced work in any number of equestrian disciplines.
You start at Lesson 33 and count your way down through the primary building blocks every horse needs, and when you get to Lesson 1, you've done it! You'll be self-sufficient and ready to take your horse to the next step, whether along the rail, down the trail or in the show pen.
Here are Lessons 28 to 17. Follow along as Sean takes a horse through
Introducing Halter Pressure
“Sacking-Out” under Saddle
Moving the Hips
“Sacking-Out” with Hip Motion
Go Forward Cue
Preparing for Mounting with “Up-Downs”
“Moving Out” while Mounted
Jogging and Loping for the First Time
About the Author
Sean Patrick began his thoughtful examination of horses and horsemanship as a high-country guide in the west Chilcotin Region of British Columbia, Canada. There he guided international clientele into the rugged mountains of the Pacific Coastal Range for weeklong pack excursions, led fly anglers on the Chilko River and Lake, and escorted big game hunters into the alpine on horseback. Sean completed his degree at Trent University in Peterborough, Canada, as well as his Horseshoeing Certificate from Oklahoma Horseshoeing School in Purcell. He furthered his studies by training with John Lyons in Parachute, Colorado. Sean now runs a horse training business focusing on performance training, colt starting, and horsemanship instruction at Sean Patrick Training based in New Smyrna Beach, Florida. (seanpatricktraining.com)