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Horse Happenings with Lindsey Partridge

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Welcome to Horse Happenings, the podcast that focuses on learning to understand ourselves, our horses, the language that connects us & everything in between! Our podcast is hosted by Lindsey Partridge, a global leader in equine relationships. Not only does Lindsey have decades of experience in the equestrian industry as a World Champion competitor, film horse trainer & certified coach but is she a registered nurse with a bachelor's degree in health sciences & specializes in public and mental health. She is also the founder of Harmony Horsemanship, a unique horse training program for all breeds & disciplines that focuses on building a better relationship with your horse using less is more techniques. Lindsey has been called “Canada’s Horse Whisperer” & regularly attends events around North America. If you are looking for a proven professional’s insight or tips on equine care & training you have come to the right place! Join us every Wednesday for your weekly dose of horse knowledge!

Welcome to Horse Happenings, the podcast that focuses on learning to understand ourselves, our horses, the language that connects us & everything in between! Our podcast is hosted by Lindsey Partridge, a global leader in equine relationships. Not only does Lindsey have decades of experience in the equestrian industry as a World Champion competitor, film horse trainer & certified coach but is she a registered nurse with a bachelor's degree in health sciences & specializes in public and mental health. She is also the founder of Harmony Horsemanship, a unique horse training program for all breeds & disciplines that focuses on building a better relationship with your horse using less is more techniques. Lindsey has been called “Canada’s Horse Whisperer” & regularly attends events around North America. If you are looking for a proven professional’s insight or tips on equine care & training you have come to the right place! Join us every Wednesday for your weekly dose of horse knowledge!

Location:

Canada

Description:

Welcome to Horse Happenings, the podcast that focuses on learning to understand ourselves, our horses, the language that connects us & everything in between! Our podcast is hosted by Lindsey Partridge, a global leader in equine relationships. Not only does Lindsey have decades of experience in the equestrian industry as a World Champion competitor, film horse trainer & certified coach but is she a registered nurse with a bachelor's degree in health sciences & specializes in public and mental health. She is also the founder of Harmony Horsemanship, a unique horse training program for all breeds & disciplines that focuses on building a better relationship with your horse using less is more techniques. Lindsey has been called “Canada’s Horse Whisperer” & regularly attends events around North America. If you are looking for a proven professional’s insight or tips on equine care & training you have come to the right place! Join us every Wednesday for your weekly dose of horse knowledge!

Language:

English

Contact:

5195201984


Episodes

You Can't Train Pain

7/13/2022
In this episode, I will share my experience with a little mustang that had some issues while riding. Was it simply the horse's personality, or was there pain associated with these issues? I will examine what I discovered and how to help this little mustang and its owner.

Duration:00:15:57

Healing Horses from the Inside Out

6/15/2022
Join me in today's episode as I share the most eye-opening experience I've had to date. I was able to work with a Veterinarian and an Osteopath and was there to witness miracles in real-time. Tune in, you won't want to miss this one.

Duration:00:13:30

Sour Horses: Once Great

6/8/2022
When we think of a "sour" horse we think of ear pinning, biting at the girth, lack of cooperation, etc. But what some of us may not know is that most sour horses were once great horses, and in most cases, a human caused the horse to become sour. When we treat horses all the same and don't understand them it can be easier to turn a good horse into a sour horse. Listen to today's episode to hear what I mean,

Duration:00:13:59

Paddock Setup: Are we doing our horses a disservice?

6/1/2022
How is your paddock for your horse's setup? Paddock setup is very important, not having the right setup could cause your horse to become herd bound, overweight, or even more stressed. I am going to share with you some tips on how to make sure your paddocks are set up in a way that is horse friendly and will ensure a happy and stress-free existence. Tune in and find out whats happening on Horse Happenings

Duration:00:18:45

Buy The Horse, Not The X-rays

5/26/2022
Have you ever passed on a nice horse because something came up on the x-rays you had your vet take? Could you imagine passing on a horse and it goes on to be a high-level show horse? Well, it happens more than one might think. So do you buy the horse for the attributes you initially wanted to purchase it for or back away because of something that shows up on x-rays? Let's discuss how this happened to one horse in particular.

Duration:00:14:45

King: Thoroughbred Makeover Update

5/18/2022
Gearing up for the 2022 Thoroughbred Makeover with my off-the-track thoroughbred King. Things are getting pretty serious so tune in to hear where we are in our training and what you can expect from King at the 2022 Thoroughbred Makeover.

Duration:00:10:22

Starting Horses: Two ways to accelerate your training

5/11/2022
There are hundreds of different ways people like to start horses and all of them have parts that work and parts that don't. Harmony Horsemanship takes a little different approach when starting horses. There are two exercises I do with all my horses that a lot of times others bypass. I have found these to help accelerate the training and set up the horse for success as we progress through our training. Find out what exercises I use to start my horses.

Duration:00:11:51

Healthy Boundaries

5/5/2022
How do you establish healthy boundaries with your horse? Like with other humans, it is important to know what our boundaries are, how we can properly enforce them, and how to stay consistent in what we expect from others. Well, with horses it's the same. To one person, a boundary could be they don't want to be rubbed on by their horse, but for someone else, they may not mind. It's especially important to establish your boundaries early to ensure you and your horse will be on the same page...

Duration:00:11:26

Good Dentist/Bad Dentist

4/13/2022
In the episode, we are going to discuss the controversial video circling the internet involving the Equine Dentist Dr. Matt. Dr. Matt has been my horse's dentist for many years and I was able to gain some insight into the situation from the assistant that was also present in the video. Find what the assistant had to say and my thoughts on if Dr. Matt is a Good Dentist or a Bad Dentist. You won't want to miss this episode!

Duration:00:21:50

Do you think horses can have neurological issues?

4/6/2022
With my background as a nurse and spending many years involved with people's mental health, I find this topic very interesting. I have encountered a few different trainers and horse people who truly believe their horses developed or were born with some sort of neurological issue. In this episode we will discuss this possibility and the signs that might give us some insight into this very interesting topic.

Duration:00:16:39

Cancel Culture and the Horse Industry - Do you Agree?

3/24/2022
In today's world, the term cancel culture has been quite prominent. A recent event involving a 2-year-old incident surfaced showing the very talented rider and trainer Mark Todd repeatedly hitting a horse with a branch in one of his clinics. He has since been temporarily suspended from racing. This episode will talk about cancel culture in the horse industry, how we can involve more of a horsemanship method into our training, and how much work we still have to do in our industry. Do you...

Duration:00:18:41

Dummy Foal

3/16/2022
It's foaling season!! All the adorable little foals are starting to hit the ground running! Unfortunately, foaling doesn't always go as planned. There are many issues that can arise this time of year and one very bizarre but relatively common issue is what's called a dummy foal. Have a listen while I explain what a dummy foal is and how to deal with the situation. Enjoy!

Duration:00:08:22

Are You Ready for a Young Horse?

3/9/2022
Buying a young horse can be fun, exciting and challenging. They will test you mentally and physically. In this episode, I will share some of my own experiences training young horses, the pros and cons, and what to expect when working with them.

Duration:00:17:33

Are you Fast-Thinking or Slow-Thinking?

1/26/2022
Do you have the courage, the drive and the speed to own a Thoroughbred or Arabian? Those two breeds of horse tend to get a bad rap because they can be fast-footed, flighty, strong, anxious and FAST THINKING. So the question is, are you fast enough to keep up with these fast-thinking creatures or will they leave you in their dust? Find out on this episode of Horse Happenings!

Duration:00:16:29

Reality Check - The Cost of Running a Boarding Facility.

1/19/2022
Running a boarding facility is a numbers game with slim profit margins. But its not all about that, it can be very rewarding and fun. Let's dive in and chat about the ups and downs of owning and operating a boarding facility.

Duration:00:25:29

3 Ways Natural Horsemanship could be Ruining your Partnership with your Horse

1/12/2022
In this episode, we will be discussing a Facebook post I came across stating 3 reasons why using natural horsemanship could be ruining your partnership with your horse. I will dissect each reason and elaborate on the pros and cons of each.

Duration:00:16:30

Hay Net Height and its Effect on Horse Posture

12/22/2021
In this episode, we are going to discuss a study done on hay net height and the effect it has on the posture of the horse. The study uses 6 healthy warmblood horses around 14 years. And were observed eating from three different feeding positions: 1. On the ground (the control position) 2. With their neck held about 15 degrees below withers height (the low hay net position at about knee level) 3. With their neck held about 15 degrees above withers height (the high hay net position). Get...

Duration:00:09:06

The Healing Power of Horses

12/15/2021
In this episode, we are going to cover a recent study that was conducted by the Institute of Heart-Math, explaining how our hearts connect with horses and why horses have the power to calm us and bring us so much joy. "Recent studies conducted by the Institute of Heart-Math provide a clue to explain the two-way ′′ healing ′′ that occurs when we're close to horses. According to researchers, the heart has an electromagnetic field larger than the brain: a magnetometer can measure the energy...

Duration:00:10:55

It's Time for a Road Trip: How to make long road trips with your horse more enjoyable

12/8/2021
Does the thought of trailering your horse on a long road trip make your stress levels rise? Don't let it! In this episode, I will share with you tips from all my long journeys to help ease the stress so that you can experience things you may have never thought you would and enjoy the journey with your horse. So, grab a pen and paper and start planning your next great adventure!

Duration:00:26:52

To Blanket or Not to Blanket

12/1/2021
In this episode, we will talk about the controversial topic of blanketing our horses. There are definitely pros and cons to both sides and I will share with you some important points to remember when making your decision to bundle your horse up for winter. Get cozy and find out what's happening on Horse Happenings with Lindsey Partridge.

Duration:00:11:05