Please note this schedule is a guideline only and is subject to alteration at any time. More videos (that are not currently listed here) may be added to any of the months’ lists at any time.

Month 1

  • Groundwork 1.1 – In the stable

  • Groundwork 1.2 – First time wearing harness

  • Groundwork 1.3 – A nervous mare

  • Groundwork 1.4 – Kicking and clipping

  • Veterinary perspective – the equine skull

  • Case study 1.1 – The end game

  • Case study 1.2. – the pace of progress

  • Case study 2 – flossy (hard to soft)

  • A trainer’s tale – passports

  • Rubber bits and why we use them

Month 2

  • No terrets on neck strap

  • Case Study 3 – Driving dolly

  • Q – Doing training yourself before sending to a trainer

  • When silence is scary

  • Stiff-necked, hard-mouthed cob

 

Month 3

  • Case Study 4.1 – Sydney’s arrival

  • 4.2 – Harnessing up

  • 4.3 – Long reining

  • Accidents and attitudes – an unexpected incident

  • The journey or the destination?

 

Month 4

  • 4.4. Next step on long reins

  • Case study 5.1 – Pacer arrival

  • Q – What do I like most about being a horse trainer?

  • Training a pony with sweet itch

  • Using baler twine to attach traces

  • Give me a moment

 

Month 5

  • Case Study 4.5 – Sydney’s progress

  • 5.2 – Retraining a racer to go in rubber

  • 5.3 – Short and sweet

  • Harness and hormones – training mares in heat

  • Q – Do we recommend other trainers?

  • Quick releases

 

Month 6

  • Case study 6.1 – Bennie’s arrival
  • Secondhand carriages

  • Antique curios — medicine bit

  • Pallet pulling

  • Stiff-necked cob – making progress

  • Case Study 5.4 – A pacer and his owner