Difficult Horses - Obelix - a Little Black Guy in Trouble [Slideshow]

Gabi Neurohr Problem Horses - Horse is pulling on the rope

The day when Obelix had to see the vet and it was impossible to touch him for examination or treatment, his owners followed the advice of their vet contacted me for help. The horse was pulling around their the two daughters, an age of 10 and 13, and it started to become more and more difficult to prepare him for riding. Grooming, placing the saddle and the bridle had become a big drama each time.

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Colt Starting Chevrenne - a "Heavy" Project [Slideshow]

Gabi Neurohr Colt Starting - Bretonne mare Chevrenne

Chevrenne is a 4-year-old Draft Horse mare of the breed Bretonne. She joined me to be started under saddle. With her almost 900 kg she is an impressive horse and as she can sometimes lack a bit of respect, I will pay special attention to lightness. What does it take to get a heavy horse like this to respond with lightness?

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Young Horse Education: Eleven - Customer Feedback

Gabi Neurohr Young Horse Training - Irish Cob mare plays the ball

When Irish Cob filly Eleven started to behave like a teenager it was time for her to join Gabi's Young Horse Education program. Eleven learnt the basic communication between human and horse, gained a lot of respect and discovered the joy of learning.

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