“Look back at our struggle for freedom,
Trace our present day's strength to its source;
And you'll find that man's pathway to glory
Is strewn with the bones of the horse.”
‒ Author unknown
How is it that today's better bred, better fed mounts,
used only for pleasure and sport, require so much therapy
to stay sound, even serviceable?
For thousands of years horses have helped humans. They served as transportation, they charged into battle and plowed the farmers' fields. They helped settle the west—crossing mountains, rivers and deserts.
They had no massage therapists
There were no acupuncturists, no chiropractors and
Vets were rare or non-existent
The majority of history's horses stayed sound and healthy enough to spread civilization across the globe.
Yet today's horses are crying for help . . .
We see it in the show rings—the tails swishing, the pulling, the bucking. We see the Rollkur and the Blue Tongue. We see the horses's over bitted, tied down and over flexed.
“. . . what has developed is a bad 'craft' of training, in which the 'repairmen' (especially the veterinarians) of poorly 'crafted' sport horses have become firmly established as a 'necessary' part of the training team.” ~ Gerd Heuschmann, DVM, Tug of War: Classical Versus “Modern” Dressage.
What horse owners are saying about SCH Restorative Training:
"My horsess are happy! I'm having a ball!" ~ Hope M.
Because of today's short-cut or misunderstood approaches to training,
many horses are scared, confused or simply hurting.
Sacred Connections Horsemanship can change your horse's world.
SCH combines the traditional/classical principals of the American Forward Riding System and true, classical Dressage to restore your horse's body, mind and spirit.With a thorough understanding of these principals, SCH trainers can assess your horse's physical, mental or emotional challenges and customize a plan that supports your horse's healthy progress through the phases of training.
Experience the Freedom of:
- Clear, easy communication
- True balance for you and your horse
- A horse that is happy willing and eager to please
- Knowing you are riding a proven system that best supports your horse's health soundness and well-being
Sacred Connections Horsemanship helps you discover how to use time-prove, traditional systems to restore your horse's physical, mental and emotional health.
“Remember that shortcuts are misguided. The old classical principles have proved valid for all time and are consistent with nature.”~ Retired Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI) Judge, Josef Knipp, M.D., Dressage Today.
“. . . we should attach great importance to adherence to Classical Principles, . . .”~ Gerd Heuschmann, DVM, Tug of War: Classical Versus “Modern” Dressage.
Give your horse a chance. Contact
Sacred Connections Horsemanship
for an evaluation or remote consult today.