Josh who????
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Training Horses > Natural Horsemanship

Josh who????

This is a discussion on Josh who???? within the Natural Horsemanship forums, part of the Training Horses category
  • Josh foster horse training
  • Why+did+tom+dorrance+refuse+to+work+with+josh+foster

Like Tree2Likes

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    03-23-2012, 11:30 AM
  #1
Trained
Josh who????

So out of boredom cruising YouTube(my internet is working good this morning and can actually watch videos) I come across this guy......

Anybody ever heard or seen him before?



Josh Foster - the Equine's Partner, www.TheEquinesPartner.com


Nothing like self made trainers on YouTube.....
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    03-23-2012, 11:54 AM
  #2
Weanling
That's it.. He worked bears and mountain lions, that what my horse needs:)
Posted via Mobile Device
     
    03-23-2012, 12:04 PM
  #3
Foal
I couldn't watch that much of it. The gimmicks in the beginning turned me off.

Don't talk yourself up, show me what you can do.
     
    03-23-2012, 03:13 PM
  #4
Trained
Lions, Tigers and Bears..oh my!

I would think he was cool if he posted a video of him training a Mountain Lion...maybe....
     
    03-23-2012, 05:21 PM
  #5
Yearling
Quote:
Originally Posted by COWCHICK77    
Lions, Tigers and Bears..oh my!

I would think he was cool if he posted a video of him training a Mountain Lion...maybe....
He could ride it, like Pecos Bill. And use a sidewinder for a rope.
     
    03-23-2012, 06:07 PM
  #6
Trained
Quote:
Originally Posted by Ian McDonald    
He could ride it, like Pecos Bill. And use a sidewinder for a rope.
LOL! If he did that I would totally spend the the $19 for his DVDs...


It's kinda funny how I ran across him on YouTube...
I typed in "Nevada" in the search box. You get all kinds of stuff, property for sale, horses...blah blah blah. This guy comes up, one of tags on his videos is "horse riding lessons in Nevada"...
He lives in Penn Valley, California....huh?
     
    03-23-2012, 06:45 PM
  #7
Yearling
I dunno, something about that mustache and those chaps looks really familiar!

I'm sure I have seen someone else who works with horses who looks just like that.
     
    03-23-2012, 07:08 PM
  #8
Yearling
Ok after my first knee jerk reaction to the 'stache and chaps I did sit down and watch him. He seems like a nice, sincere guy doing his best to earn money doing something that he is passionate about.

I think what makes it hard for people like this guy is the fact that someone like Pat Parelli is so incredibly successful. PP has kind of set the bar for gimmick horse training and has demonstrated what, as a marketing strategy, works to sell the idea of horse training. So now every new, up and coming, wannabe trainer is compared to the likes of Pat Parelli and gets the eye roll "here comes another one". I think this is sad for them.
     
    03-23-2012, 07:18 PM
  #9
Trained
LOL, I wouldn't put him in the same category as good 'ol Rick Gore for sure. I think if I was going to put my shingle out as a trainer I would set myself apart from the rest in some manner as not to be compared or lumped in with them. (Granted this is coming from a girl that never made a living training on my own, but working under someone else..haha)

But yes, I was put off by the mountain lion, coyote, bear training comment....if someone is going to the extent of "gimmicking" like the rest, I want to see it.
     
    03-23-2012, 09:05 PM
  #10
Showing
After learning to do liberty work with my horses, I tried approaching a wild doe. When she look away as I approached I stopped and looked away. If she stamped a hoof, I backed up two steps. Eventually I was able to get to within about 15'. I then turned and walked away. She was still standing when I looked back. I watched a video of a scuba diver who had visited an eel without trying to touch it. One day the eel came out and rubbed against her like a cat, seeming to soak up affection. The lady may not see the eel for months but there is instant recognition and the eel is all over her. So don't dismiss what he says. Animal trainer have been doing this for years.
     

Quick Reply
Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Lone Pine Josh - Bundy wild_spot Member Journals 13 05-23-2010 07:55 PM
Lone Pine Josh - Bundy wild_spot Member Journals 1 08-30-2009 07:39 PM
horse and rider-me and josh charliBum Horse Riding Critique 6 05-04-2009 03:03 AM
Me and Josh having a great 'ole time (IMG heavy) charliBum Horse Pictures 5 03-01-2009 05:37 PM
Josh Lyons' Multi-Discipline Symposium SonnysStar Tack and Equipment Classifieds 8 03-12-2007 01:39 PM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:04 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0