Problem Horse Index - Free Membership - all problems ridden, groundwork, psychology, etc. explained and solved.

The following articles have been put together across 35,000 Problem Horses through the Hands of John and Linda O'Leary.

The articles explain and solve, in detail, almost every problem that you will face, behavoiural, psychological, ridden, groundwork, veterinary unsoundess, legal and many more. It is a resource that is a library of knowledge. Enjoy reading the articles, all of which give answers that are the result of a lifetime's experience of fixing problem horses - not from a textbook.

 

 THE MOUTH OF THE HORSE

LEGAL


DON'T MOUTH THE HORSE IF YOU HAVEN'T DONE THE TEETH
PURCHASING A HORSE

BUILDING THE TOPLINE    

RISK MANAGEMENT FOR YOUR PROPERTY   
MOUTHING OF HORSES HORSELAW
THE CAUSES, CONSEQUENCES & FIXES FOR THE UPSIDE DOWN NECK RISK MANAGEMENT & THE LAW
THE ANTI-REARING BIT. NECESSARY OR GIMMICK BUYING A HORSE. EVERY SCAM, EVERY TRICK

EVERY. TEST 4009 WORDS

PONY CLUB HANDS  CROOKED VIDEO PRODUCTION
THE DANGERS & DAMAGE CAUSED BY SIDE REINS CONSUMER WATCH  
RESISTANCE   PURCHASING THE DRESSAGE HORSE
LONG REINING AND MOUTH DAMAGE

 TRANSPORTING 

WHY MOUTHS DETERIORATE

LOADING AND FLOATING OF THE HORSE (Thousands of words)

HELP....I CAN'T LET THE REINS GO!! THE AFFECT OF HORSE FLOAT DESIGN ON LOADING
TESTING THE LATERAL MOUTH OF YOUR HORSE HORSE FLOAT WALL CLIMBERS
THE POWER OF THE ONE REIN STOP SAFE TOWING OF HORSE FLOATS
REIN CONTACT. SOFT HANDS OR NOT?   THE HIGH DANGERS OF AUSTRALIAN MANUFACTURED HORSE FLOATS
THE CAUSE & FIX OF THE 'REIN SNATCHER' HORSE FLOAT DEATH TRAPS
   
  

 DVD SALES - TRAINING

 

DVD SALES - DRESSAGE

REMOUTHING THE HORSE   OVER THE BACK
KIND HANDS EQUALS A HAPPY HORSE  FLEXED OFF
LUNGING THE HORSE

THE CROOKED HORSE

THE MARKET HARBOROUGH  SUPPLENESS 
THE GREAT DEBATE. THE BREAKER...ON THE BIT OR NOT? STRAIGHTNESS 
ON THE BIT ENGAGEMENT
DRAW REINS THE HALF HALT
  OVER THE BACK 
  FLEXED OFF
  COLLECTION (coming soon)
  ROUNDNESS (coming soon)
  IMPULSION ( coming soon)
  ABOVE THE BIT

GROUND MANNERS

 

PSYCHOLOGY OF THE HORSE

 

 

 

LEG RESTRAINTS TRAINING EXPLAINED 

UNDERSTAND THE MIND OF YOUR HORSE

GAINING RESPECT FROM THE HORSE

DO HORSES LOVE US?
GROUND MANNERS AND THE HORSE LACKING COMMITTMENT??
LEADING A HORSE THE EFFECT THE NERVOUS RIDER HAS ON HORSES
HALTER BREAKING THE FOAL - THE DEBATE HORSE ASSESSING THE RIDER AND THE GAMES THEY PLAY
THE HIGH DANGERS OF NO RULES DURING FEEDING TIME THE NERVOUS RIDER. WHAT TO DO?
HAS YOUR HORSE GOT BAD GROUND MANNERS? WHY DO HORSES LEARN THE BAD THINGS QUICK AND THE 
GOOD THINGS SLOWLY?
HOW TO LEAD YOUR HORSE INSTEAD OF IT LEADING YOU QUESTIONS OF CONSCIENCE
TO TIE TO TWINE OR NOT TO TWINE? WHY IS MY HORSE MIS-BEHAVING?
WEBBING HALTERS AND IGNORANT HORSES LEARNED EVASIONS
ARE YOU TRAINING A LEG CLIMBER? THE OXYGEN OF TRAINING
 UN-RUGGING THE HORSE LISTEN TO YOUR HORSES
TRAINING EQUIPMENT TO RUIN HORSES SEPARATION ANXIETY IN THE HORSE
I LOVE YOUR ASS BUT IT IS YOUR FACE I WANT HP JOIN UP - NOT MONTY ROBERTS!
 MY HORSE IS OUT OF IT'S BOX!!! THE SCALES OF TRAINING
HANDLING OUR FOALS WITH RESPONSIBILITY   MAN MADE STRESS IN HORSES
FOAL TIME TABLE FOR TRAINING GAINING RESPECT FROM THE HORSE 
  EVASION AND THE CONSEQUENCES
  CATCHING THE HORSE

VETERINARY

DISCIPLINE OF THE HORSE EXPLAINED FULLY
 SAND COLIC (A HIGHLY IMPORTANT READ FOR ALL)  SHARED RESPONSIBILITIES OF HORSE TRAINING
RIDER INDUCED VETERINARY PROBLEMS PROBLEM HORSE OR PROBLEM TEENAGER? 
VETERINARY TIPS AND TRICKS  
WARNING RE VETERINARY CHECKS FOR PURCHASE  
TIPS & TRICKS PAGE  
CLIPPING THE PROBLEM HORSE  

SUNDRY

HORSE DENTISTRY CONSTRUCTING THE ROUND PEN
STIFLE PROBLEMS, THEIR RESULTS & TREATMENT USE OF THE BACK CINCH
WORMING YOUR HORSE WITH CONTROL & SUCCESS THE WAR BRIDLE/DUALLY/FEEL GOOD HALTER
 

ANIMAL CRUELTY

CONTROLLING THE WIND SUCKER CONSTRUCTION OF THE DRESSAGE ARENA WHILE SAVING 
THOUSANDS

GREASY HEEL  
CONFORMATION AND SOUNDNESS  
QUEENSLAND ITCH

 PASTURE MANAGEMENT

VETERINARY & THE X RACE HORSE MEADOW HAY AND WEEDS
VETERINARY ASSESSMENTS ONLINE PASTURE MANAGEMENT 
THE CLUB HOOF  
CROOKEDNESS IN THE HORSE  
CONFORMATION VERSUS DRESSAGE  
ULCERS IN THE PERFORMANCE HORSE      
STIFLE AND SACROILIAC REPAIR SYSTEMS  
WIND SUCKING HORSE  
THE OFF THE TRACK THROUGHBRED  
KEEPING YOUR HORSE HEALTHY  
BUILDING THE TOPLINE   
 BITING WHEN GIRTHING UP  

RIDDEN TRAINING

 GROUND TRAINING

STOPPING THE BUCKING/BOLTING HORSE

UN-BRIDLING YOUR HORSE WITH CONTROL

TRAINING THE WESTERN HORSE PT1

HOW TO BRIDLE THE PROBLEM HORSE

REVERSING YOUR HORSE HOSING A HORSE DOWN WITH CONTROL & SAFETY
THE REARING HORSE LUNGING THE HORSE
HOW TO RIDE AND FIX THE BOLTING HORSE

NATURAL HORSEMANSHIP EXPLAINED

USE OF SPURS AND WHIPS EXPLAINED TWITCHING HORSES WITH SOPHISTICATION AND TRAINING
TRAINING A HORSE TO STAND WHY YOU SHOULD STAY AWAY FROM THE 'STABLE EXPERT'
KICKING OR BITING WHILST RIDDEN How to get started in the Horse World
RE-TRAINING THE STANDARD BRED HORSE  
TRAINING A HORSE TO STAND DURING MOUNTING  
TRAFFIC TRAINING THE YOUNG HORSE  
PLEASURE RIDING, TRAPS, DANGERS AND HINTS.  
RIDING THE HORSE THAT SHY'S

 

MOUNTING THE PROBLEM HORSE    
SELF EMPTYING SADDLES

 

TOP 10 REASONS WHY GREEN HORSES BUCK  
THE GENERAL PURPOSE SADDLE
THE CAUSE & FIX OF THE 'JIG JOGGING' HORSE
FIELD SHY HORSES
TRAINING THE LEG YIELD
GIRTHING UP PROBLEMS
FIELD SHY HORSES
MY HORSE LACKS FORWARD