Clicker training is an increasingly popular topic in the equestrian community. This innovative, fun, and effective training method uses no-force, positive techniques that are extremely appealing to both horse and rider.
Getting to Yes is the most complete book available on this subject, and it offers the best value within its price category. This expertly written book contains detailed guidelines for goal setting and lesson plans that show you how to use clicker training to teach your horse basic manners as well as improving advanced riding and dressage skills. It also combines principles from clicker training with traditional horsemanship and classical dressage to improve handling and performance. Step-by-step clicker training basics are presented in easy-to-follow lessons with numerous instructional photographs that will benefit both the novice and more advanced rider in enhancing practical skills, timing, ground manners, and riding. Training and handling problems are broken down into hands-on, trainable exercises to correct behavior and riding issues with lasting results.
For an in-depth look at this exciting and modern horse training method, Getting to Yes is an indispensable tool to help guide you to improved horsemanship through better and more effective communication with your equine companion.
Sharon Foley is a lifelong student, teacher, and trainer dedicated to positive reinforcement-based horsemanship. Drawing from her experience with clicker training, traditional horsemanship, and classical dressage, she has developed her own unique teaching style and training methodology. She currently lives on a horse farm in Tennessee with her husband.