NYTimes: To Break a Horse
This recent article from the New York Times illuminates some interesting aspects of the horse/human connection. It includes Monty Roberts whose fund-raisers for HOPE Equestrian Center over 18 years ago introduced to several thousand residents of the Rogue Valley much of what developed into Riding Beyond’s approach to horses. This article focuses on the author’s new book and relates also to current concerns about violence in our society.
To Break a Horse, and a Woman
How do prey animals stay safe in a world out to get them? And how would I?