Originally Posted by Alwaysbehind
The problem with so many of the Kool-aid crowd is that they are taught from their DVDs that these DVDs and what they teach is all they need for any horse. That means most in the drinking crowd are not willing to look outside the box (of DVDs) for other ideas when Dobbin is not thriving on the run in circles technique.
I use the Parelli method and I feel the same as you do! I use the basic concepts (like treating them like partners and so on) but build on it myself and do what works best for me and my horse, not what someone else tells me to do!