Clicker training is slowly gaining ground in the equine world. Please join me in a series of videos that discuss and demonstrate foundational lessons for both horse and human. In this edition, we will explore an essential skill for trainers as they begin their journey with horses – treat delivery mechanics. This is a deceivingly simple lesson, but lack of awareness and precision in treat delivery with horses can result in a mugging cookie monster – something the mainstream equine world thinks is inevitable for anyone who clicker trains.
Sue Bennett, UW-AAB, is an Alexandra Kurland TCTT Equine Coach. She is also a certified barefoot trimmer and Masterson Method® Integrated Equine Performance Bodywork student.