Horse Breeds at

Jonathan Field: Building Partnership through Leadership Video

Learn how to keep your horse focused in distracting situations with trainer Jonathan Field.

February 2012 Extra

Printer Friendly

Trainer and clinician Jonathan Field demonstrates how to develop a partnership with your horse and keep him focused on you, even when distractions arise. For more on this topic, see the Natural Horsemanship column in the February 2012 issue of Horse Illustrated.


See more horse videos >>

Printer Friendly

 Give us your opinion on
Jonathan Field: Building Partnership through Leadership Video

Submit a Comment   Join Club
Earn 1,000 points! What's this?
Reader Comments

Joanne Ladouceur    Tiny, ON

7/10/2014 10:16:31 AM

Love what you have on the video. Can watch what you do for control of the horse & how to do that by what you show. You explain stuff well as you say what the horse is doing & how to bring him back under control. That is what I like to know the why & how to fix it to keep me safe. I'm an older rider in my 60's & need that. Love your program's. I'm form Ont. Canada & seen you at the equine show in Orange in 2013 was great.

Christine    Barrie, ON

2/28/2014 9:21:55 PM

An on the spot demonstration of gaining control.
It could have gone badly - a real fight of wills. But Jonathan Field remained calm and keeping to his plan, he brought the horse around. It took repeated measures however. Perhaps we tend to give up too quickly when we don't get immediate results. But determined persistence paid off.
They got their quiet, controlled ride at the end.
Thanks for this lesson.

Carol    Williamsburg, VA

8/27/2012 12:13:35 PM

Jonathan Field was excellent in his presentation! As a teacher, I think the hardest part is making sure you are clear with your explanation, otherwise, what's the point of the exercise? Mr. Field was excellent in both his demonstration and explanation. I'm ready to tackle my horse with a "plan". Thanks for the help.

cindy    busarow, MT

8/26/2012 7:30:39 PM

awesome... he's great and informative and explains really well.. so one can actually DO it in the situation

well done

View Current Comments

Top Products