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My Approach

In All The Tie Rail, Ground Work, Horsemanship, Riding by Eric Ancker0 Comments

My Approach is the hardest definition I’ve had to produce yet. The short and sweet is that My Approach is Natural Horsemanship with an emphasis on the school of “I’m open to new ideas.” I wish I could say I believe in whatever works, but when I take a hard look into myself, I have a few beliefs that outweigh this idea. First and foremost, I …

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How Horses See

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How do horses see?Tough question. The real answer is nobody really knows but we can make a good guess based on a few things we do know: Horses have a much wider field of view than humans. They can see almost all the way around themselves (~195 degrees per eye). Horses see out of each eye independently. Two monocular visioning eyes. Imagine that—two ...