Originally Posted by thesilverspear View Post
As this model has very little validity for people in current neurological and scientific circles, I imagine it has even less for horses.
One could suggest, perhaps, that horses, and other animals are even better than people at "linear" modes of thought and responding to cause and effect. What they lack are certain levels of abstraction.
I've heard the same thing about the left brain/right brain junk. Your theory about horses being linear thinkers and lacking abstraction makes a lot more sense than the Parelli crap.
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