Equine Behavior Commentary Series

Managing a Head-Banging Horse

Managing a Head-Banging Horse

My gelding has started banging his head against the trailer wall. Do you have any suggestions for why he does this and how to stop it?

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Punishment and Horses

Does punishing horses work to deter them from certain behaviors, and when is punishment appropriate for a horse?

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Indoor Arena Dust: Damaging to Horse and Rider

Sunspot Spooking

Find out why horses spook at sunspots on the ground and what you can do to correct this behavior.

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