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  1. StraightandTrue liked meljean's post in the thread Positive Reinforcement Training ONLY?.

    Thread on here somewhere. In nutshell. Woman sent a Friesian to his 'academy' in TX, and horse was low-tied and left in sun for...

    Jul 15, 2018 at 2:19 PM
  2. StraightandTrue replied to the thread Positive Reinforcement Training ONLY?.

    The horse is curling it’s neck and coming behind the vertical while ducking behind the bit. When he talks about poll flexion he’s...

    Jul 13, 2018 at 2:45 PM
  3. StraightandTrue liked slc's post in the thread Positive Reinforcement Training ONLY?.

    That she disagrees with you about CA does not mean she has no experience training horses - that's a cheap shot. What she does may just...

    Jul 13, 2018 at 2:33 PM
  4. StraightandTrue replied to the thread Positive Reinforcement Training ONLY?.

    Clinton Anderson is an embarrassment to horsemanship in Australia. The methods he uses are not original and he uses excessive pressure...

    Jul 12, 2018 at 9:33 PM
  5. StraightandTrue liked manesntails's post in the thread What could that be?.

    He's eating and pooping and not losing weight, right? So, it's not a fatal disease. I think it's something the horse is eating, in the...

    Jul 12, 2018 at 2:23 PM
  6. StraightandTrue liked palogal's post in the thread What could that be?.

    You might just have to wait it out. Sounds like a nasty histamine reaction.

    Jul 12, 2018 at 2:23 PM
  7. StraightandTrue liked NaeNae's post in the thread What could that be?.

    Ditto this. I had a vet before not know what he was looking at, but instead of keeping that to himself and trying something that clearly...

    Jul 12, 2018 at 2:23 PM
  8. StraightandTrue replied to the thread What could that be?.

    If the reaction started after you moved your horse to a new location I would suspect environmental factors. Clean out all bedding...

    Jul 11, 2018 at 11:27 PM
  9. StraightandTrue liked BluemoonOKy's post in the thread Positive Reinforcement Training ONLY?.

    Wow, did you finally admit you were wrong? That's freaking awesome. All the jibber jabber after though...We are talking about operant...

    Jul 11, 2018 at 2:36 PM
  10. StraightandTrue liked Blue-Roan's post in the thread Positive Reinforcement Training ONLY?.

    Release of pressure isn’t considered positive reinforcement, because it’s *removing* a stimulus. Basically it’s just returning the horse...

    Jul 11, 2018 at 2:35 PM
  11. StraightandTrue liked foxtrot's post in the thread Positive Reinforcement Training ONLY?.

    I definitely don't like how rough CA is but I do like how he presents some of his techniques. I bought two totally unhandled wild...

    Jul 11, 2018 at 2:31 PM
  12. StraightandTrue liked manesntails's post in the thread Preventative joint injections?.

    Intraveinous just makes for immediate results. IM injections has farther to travel to get to the joint so, takes longer. I would stick...

    Jul 10, 2018 at 11:33 PM
  13. StraightandTrue replied to the thread Preventative joint injections?.

    I feel the same. Although low, there is a risk of joint infection when doing intra-articular so I would prefer something less invasive,...

    Jul 10, 2018 at 11:18 PM
  14. StraightandTrue liked Kristal H's post in the thread Preventative joint injections?.

    I really do t want to go into a joint unless there are no other options as there are risk involved ... and I like that the IM Adequan...

    Jul 10, 2018 at 11:15 PM
  15. StraightandTrue liked Larkspade's post in the thread Body stretching for horses.

    when youre doing carrot stretches to the side make sure you are keeping them either level or down, not up

    Jul 10, 2018 at 5:50 PM