Welcome to Mike Hughes Horse Training Membership Site. Mike is an international horse trainer that has trained, and done clinics and demos in 15 different country's around the world. On this Membership Site Mike can give you the tools that will help you be able to work with your horse to form a Partnership. His methods are illustrated step by step and you will have full and unlimited access to an extensive library of horse training video's, articles, books, and tips that will help you with your horse in Horsemanship, Performance, Problem Solving, Stall vices, and much more. New videos will be added each month, and an exclusive Member's Only Facebook Page will provide even more information and inspiration. In addition, you will have Access to Mike directly with any questions that you have. Don't wait, get started and begin the partnership with your horse that you have always dreamed of.
Horses respond and change their behavior on a positive when we correct our horse through exercises that improves our partnership with our horse and improves our horse’s performance on the ground and under saddle. Using punishment changes our horse’s behavior on a negative breaking and destroying the bond and partnership we have or had with our partner. In these video’s Mike will show you how to solve several different types of problems with horses using exercise that will improve your horse’s partnership and performance.
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Mike Hughes’s horse training techniques are not responsible for any injuries or death to horse owners, other people, or horses. Horses are very large animals and can be very dangerous. The horse training techniques used in these videos are done by a professional trainer. When performing any of these horse training techniques you are doing so at your own risk. If you feel unsafe performing any of these horse training techniques please consult a professional horse trainer.
Spooky horses can be a danger to themselves and to others around them but with a bit of thought and a few simple exercises we can teach a horse to become confident and more rational about what’s going on around him.
Almost all horses spook (that is, shy, sidepass, jump, spin, rear, and/or bolt when startled and scared). As prey animals in the wild, these evasive maneuvers often saved their lives.
However, under saddle, spooking behavior in your horse can seriously jeopardize your safety, as well as that of ...
Abuse is a different kind of trauma, as it is directly connected to humans and trust in them causing PTSD. In this video I will show you several way to start helping your horse overcome his PTSD caused from abuse.
Horses that have anxiety inside the trailer can be dangerous to the horse and cause health problems such as colic, stress, etc. In this video I will go over on how to help your horse stay calm while in the horse trailer.
A horse that is hard to bridle can be a nightmare. The horse may throw his head all the way up and stay there confident that you cannot reach. I have also had horses shove me, spin away in a box stall and even rear. One horse was so reluctant that she ran backwards. In this video I will show you ...
Your horse is groomed to a high shine, hoofs picked, mane neatly combed. Now it’s time for the part of the tacking process you’ve been dreading: saddling. Every time you go to strap on the girth, no matter how gently, your horse pins his ears, bites at you, and maybe even threatens to kick. In ex...
In this video I am going to go over on how to correct horse that want to move off while mounting or dismounting. When horse move off while trying to get on or off can be very dangerous for us and for our horses
Teaching the nervous horse how to accept the fly mask, I have already done two video with this mare on building confidence with the kill pen rescues horse and building a strong bond with the kill pen rescue horse. In this video I will go over how to teach her to accept the fly mask
We have all seen horses while we are leading them or riding them when they are looking to the left and then to the right just looking for something to spook at when there really is nothing there. In this video I will show you 4 exercises to help solve this problem
This is a really good video for everyone that has nervous horses of having there winter blankets put on. In this video I will teach you how to train your horse to accept the winter blanket in a calm manner with out halter on
4 exercises to solve separation anxiety. Separation Anxiety also know as Buddy Sour Behavior is when horses become up set and stressed when their pasture mates leave. Some horses will become very stressed out neighing, stall walking, weaving, profusely sweating, etc. Some horses can even stress t...