ROBIN FOSTER HORSE BEHAVIORIST
A Collection of Articles
by Robin Foster
New Articles and Blogs
Is Your Horse Lonely? The Negative Effects of Social Isolation
, June 3, 2021)
Getting Back with the Horse After the Fall
April 29, 2021
Do you 'Baby Talk' to Your Horse? She Hears You.
, April 4, 2021)
Archived Articles and Blogs
Sign-tracking: What is it, and what does it have to do with clicker-training horses?
Does your dog need a security blanket? Reflections on the role of safety cues in training fearful animal
Why is my dog still barking and lunging? The role of fear incubation in anxiety=based behaviors
Imprinting and Attachment in Horses
Responses to Petting in Dogs, article review
Basic Behaviors Profile
The Right Horse
blogs, Sept 2018)
Why train protected contact in horses? (The IAABC Journal, July 2017)
Can Screening Predict Equine Success in an EAAT Program?
, 22-26 (2012)
Relapse of conditioned fear in horses-the four R's (June 2016,
Do Horses Like Being Groomed? Probably Not Study Finds
Aug 1, 2019)
Motion Sickness, Trailer Loading Troubles, and You Horse
Is Your Horse a Right Handed Optimist?
Do Horses Have Muscle Memory?
Why Won't My Horse Go.... Even For A Cookie?
Why is My Horse Aggressive in the Stall?
If Your Surgeon was Clicker Trained, Why Not Your Horse?
Incorporating Equine Learning Principles Into Veterinary Practice.
Treat training horses while riding
Are horses self aware?
Dominance in horse-human relationships
Mountain bikes on the trail? No problem for prepared horses
Troubleshooting Trailer Loading, One Step at a Time
How to teach a horse to cross water
Show your horse you care for Valentine's Day
Cold weather and fresh horses (Jan 26)
Softening the hard-mouthed horse
Horses, humans, and trust
Does your horse play catch me if you can?
When horses don't respond to corrections
Can my horse read my thoughts?
he horse 'waterboarding' incident deconstructed
Treat training while riding
Common equine conflict behaviors (podcast)
Do horses feel empathy? (Nov 10)
Holiday gifts your horse will love
Do horses remember each other?
Recognizing pain in stoic horses
Why does my horse yawn during bridling?
Is there really such thing as a woman's horse?
Will coaxing a nervous horse reinforce her nervous behavior?
Stop the mugging! The use of treats in equine training
Don't judge a horse by his (or her) color
(summary of research by staff writers)
Stress in therapeutic riding horses
Does target training help reduce horses' stress?
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