Best Case Training Schedule

60 DAY SCHEDULE EXAMPLE       (subject to change

                                                          depending on the horse)

 Week 1          

            Round pen training to get the feet freed up.

            Teaching  ground work exercises to gain respect.

            Desensitizing....lots of it!

Week 2 (Under Saddle)

            Bending and laterally flexing the head & neck.

            Bending the body around my leg.

            Hindquarter control.

            Teaching them to stay on the fence

            Cantering

Week 3

            Directional exercises @ trot

            Whoa

            Circle exercises.

            Start Side passing at the fence

            Start Flexing vertically while standing

Week 4

            Straight line exercises

            Backing

            Flexing @ poll in motion.

            More side passing

Week 5

            Continue working on the above.

Week 6

            Sidepass away from the fence

            Shoulder control start Two tracking

Week 7

            Work on the items above

            Take them on the trail. (Fants Grove)

Week 8

            Take them on the trail. (Fants Grove)

            Finalize everything.

90 DAY SCHEDULE EXAMPLE       (subject to change

                                                          depending on the horse)

Week 1          

            Round pen training to get the feet freed up.

            Teaching  ground work exercises to gain respect.

            Desensitizing....lots of it!

Weeks 2 -3 (Under Saddle)

            Bending and laterally flexing the head & neck.

            Bending the body around my leg.

            Hindquarter control.

            Teaching them to stay on the fence

            Cantering

Weeks 4-5

            Directional exercises @ trot

            Whoa

            Circle exercises.

            Start Side passing at the fence

            Start Flexing vertically while standing

Weeks 6-7            Straight line exercises

            Backing

            Flexing @ poll in motion.

            More side passing

Weeks 8-9

            Sidepass away from the fence

            Shoulder control start Two tracking

Weeks 10-11

            Continue Working on the items above

            Take them on the trail. (Fants Grove)

Weeks 12

            Take them on the trail. (Fants Grove)

            Finalize everything.