The Water of Being and Bodywork

What is a human being? A human being is a container invented by water so that it can walk around. –Dean Juhan, Jobs Body I rather like this little joke about what a human being is. It also applies to our animal friends. Water; it seems likes variety as well. Consider for a moment what […]

Look Me In The Eye

Look Me In The Eye

Look me in the eye, tell me who you are. Look me in the eye and I will tell you who I am. Then we may know each other’s souls. There is an ongoing debate about looking a horse in the eye or any animal in the eye for that matter. I want to look […]

Equine Massage Benefits for the Therapist

Equine Massage Benefits for the Therapist

“So thanks yet again for training us the way you did……I love this work. And the coolest part is that the more I refine my bodywork, the better my riding gets. And the more I refine my riding, the better my bodywork gets. Love that circle of energy!” I got this wonderful quote from a […]

Dancing Partners with Equine Massage

Think about the times you just stepped out of the saddle all invigorated and thought, I just had the most perfect ride on my horse today. It was amazing, like the two of us were one! All I had to do was think it and my horse was right there with me. Those rides I […]

Spur

Spur Sometimes an equine massage is going to look very different than doing a massage. The later is what people perceive as doing a massage which is rubbing, kneading, pushing and pulling. Our perception of massage has been influenced greatly by what we see as massage on television and maybe some of the pinching massages […]