Originally Posted by JustDressageIt
All I'm saying is that it is NOT the only way, and it is NOT for every horse and every person. It can't be.
I am also saying that if you don't explore more training options than just this one technique (or just any ONE theory) then you are severely limiting yourself as a horseperson.
Not every horse and not every person can learn the exact same way.
Some kids can learn to drive with dad yelling at them, some can't. Some women need a female doctor, some don't.
And has far as being brilliant? I disagree. If he indeed was that brilliant, there would not be so much controversy over his programs.
Oh and PS - some of those folks you mentioned have since backed away from the program.