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Personality Traits by Dick Pieper

Posted by on Mar 18, 2019 in BLOG, Dick Pieper, Training Tips | 0 comments

Photos Courtesy of Darrell Dodds The horse’s personality develops from the combination of his genetic tendencies and his life...

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Pasture Evaluation for a Prospect by Dick Pieper

Posted by on Oct 1, 2018 in BLOG, Dick Pieper, Training Tips | 0 comments

My guidelines below are for the type of horse I’ve found to be the most trainable and the most able to excel in any range of use, from...

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Why to Consider Bloodlines by Dick Pieper

Posted by on Jul 11, 2018 in BLOG, Dick Pieper, Training Tips | 0 comments

Once you’ve considered genetic traits of the sire, consider the traits of the dam, based on her breeding. With those two criteria you...

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Mental Conformation by Dick Pieper

Posted by on May 29, 2018 in BLOG, Dick Pieper, Training Tips | 0 comments

Photos Courtesy of Ross Hecox In selecting a prospect, we take into consideration both a horse’s physical and mental conformation. To be...

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Considerations for Success by Dick Pieper

Posted by on Apr 3, 2018 in BLOG, Dick Pieper, Training Tips | 0 comments

As people begin and continue with their riding programs, a few things usually surface that have some bearing on success. Among them:...

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Creating Acceptance by Dick Pieper

Posted by on Sep 13, 2017 in BLOG, Dick Pieper, Training Tips | 0 comments

Photos Courtesy of Ross Hecox Dick Pieper I’m going to be able to establish this attitude of willingness and cooperation in almost every...

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