"The Horse has a lot to teach, if we just listen."
"To understand the horse you'll find that you're going to have to work on yourself."
"Good Horsemanship is a way of life: it's how you treat your family, how you treat others."
from the movie Buck
Why we work with horses and people the way we do As we delved deeper into our study of the horse, we found the Northwest to be a treasure trove of rich tradition and wisdom. We read and studied and found all roads seemed to lead back to the wisdom of the Dorrance brothers and their friend Ray Hunt. We have since committed our study and work with the horse to exploring the tenets of wisdom and respect that is central to the Dorrance/Hunt traditions*. Our horses are better off for it, and we are striving to become the handlers they deserve. It is a win/win. What more can we ask?
*To learn more about the methods of these master horsemen see--