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post #1 of 20 Old 07-07-2013, 04:14 PM Thread Starter
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Question Favorite Natural Horsemanship Trainer?

Hey guys!
I'm looking into getting into Natural Horsemanship, and I wanted to get some opinions on Natural Horsemanship Trainers. I currently have a couple Clinton Anderson and Monty Roberts books, and I watched Buck Brannaman's documentary, but I don't really know if I have a "favorite" trainer so far....
Which Natural Horsemanship trainer is your favorite, and why?

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post #2 of 20 Old 07-07-2013, 04:48 PM
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Clinton is my favorite. I find his way of explaining things really easy to follow and understand, and I like how he's not afraid to get tough with a horse when it's needed.
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post #3 of 20 Old 07-11-2013, 01:30 PM
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Jonathan Field is my favourite by far. I have tried many other trainers but I love Jonathan because he has a sense of humour too, and I just love the way he does things. He also is a fellow Canadian, haha.
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Carlos Tabernaberri. Check him out on YouTube and on his website.
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I am a fan of Cynthia Royal.
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Klaus Ferdinand Hempfling.

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post #7 of 20 Old 07-11-2013, 02:48 PM
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There are so many variations on NH now that you really need to look at a lot of stuff and cherry pick the best out of it and what works for you & your horse
I like Hempfling, Mark Rashid is interesting, Warwick Schiller is really easy to understand, David Lee Archer works with a lot of rescue horses & problem horses, he's been around horses for years so you get a lot of good old fashioned, no frills common sense - honestly look at as many as you possibly can, research and discuss with an open mind.
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post #8 of 20 Old 07-12-2013, 05:06 PM Thread Starter
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Thank you guys!
Wow, there are a ton of NH trainers I haven't heard of..
I'll make sure to look into them(:

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post #9 of 20 Old 07-12-2013, 05:23 PM
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Parelli or Quantum Savvy, they both have a lot available on the internet if you can't get to an instructor personally

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post #10 of 20 Old 07-14-2013, 01:07 AM
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I don't have one particular. But I like John Lyons, Pat Parelli, and so far from what I've seen I also like Buck Brannaman

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