at HorsePlay Central, just outside Cirencester in the beautiful
Cotswolds countryside between Swindon and Cheltenham, Sharon is
a Professional 3 Star Parelli Instructor who teaches natural horse
training in throughout Gloucestershire, Wiltshire, Avon and all
over the UK.
The Parelli Natural Horsemanship Program is a holistic approach
to natural horse training, based on developing a positive relationship
with your horse through common sense, communication techniques
and equine psychology.
are the ultimate prey animal and have a highly developed flight
instinct. In Pat Parelli ’s words “ Horses
are perceptive to danger, people, places, changes and things”,
their first defence is to run away. To the horse, movement is
Horses are also highly sociable herd animals, living in a group
gives them the best chance of survival in nature. They are natural
followers, and look to the leader of the herd who maintains authority
of the group by controlling its movement.
Humans are predators by nature, the ultimate predator because of
our reasoning ability and use of tools which makes us very effective.
So how can two naturally incompatible species form positive successful
relationships? Horses are not afraid of predators, they are afraid
of predatory behaviour. So by understanding and mimicking the behaviour
of horses, humans can learn to do what horses do.
Are you struggling with
catching, spooking, rearing, bucking or maybe have difficulties
with trailer loading? Problems riding out alone or worried
in the company of other horses? Biting, kicking, striking or
or just won’t stand still? Do you have confidence issues
on the ground or in the saddle?
Learn to work with your horse, not against him. Savvy is
knowing where to be, when to be, why to be and what to do
when you get there, in any given moment or situation. When
you understand the world through the eyes of a horse, everyday
training problems just melt away and your horse becomes a
For details of an Assessment
Sharon, go to the Tuition page Click here
Sharon is endorsed by Pat Parelli to teach ground and
ridden skills and committed to empowering her students to
accelerate their learning in a Positive Progressive and Natural
way, whatever their level of experience. To hear some success
stories from Sharon’s students please visit her Testimonials