As Claire Lilley, I have been involved with Spanish horses for most of my equestrian career, both as a trainer and rider. The most recent addition to the family is PRE Perdido, a stallion imported from Spain a couple of years ago. I am really enjoying a new lease of life, venturing out into the […]
The Problem-Free Horse by Claire Lilley Problems when handling your horse can happen to any owner at any time and can be a result of thoughtlessness, fear or simply just not knowing the right thing to do at the right time. A badly behaved horse is a danger to himself, you and anyone else who […]
Horse are wonderful creatures and being around them is a great way to understand more about your body language and non-verbal communication. They mirror our inner thoughts and feelings, and reflect our posture and anxieties and can be valuable partners in therapy.
Lungeing, Long-reining and In-hand work by Claire Lilley This book explains how to school your horse from the ground, starting with fundamental techniques and providing progressive exercises to work through. It explains the importance of stretching work, and how to establish a correct outline, and the best methods for building strength, suppleness and quality movement. […]
The Scales of Training Workbook The Scales of Training Workbook refers to the basic schooling of every horse whether the rider wishes to concentrate on dressage, jumping or eventing. If the scales are not correct at novice level, then it is unlikely that horse and rider will progress to advanced levels and be able to […]