Frequently Asked Questions about Clicker Training Horses:
What is Clicker Training?
What do I need to begin Clicker Training my Horse?
Does the marker signal have to be a clicker?
What can I use clicker training for?
Can I use clicker training while riding?
Is it safe to use food rewards for horse training?
My horse is not really interested in food rewards, will clicker training work?
Can I use clicker training with a foal or an older horse?
What happens when two or more people are using clicker training in the same arena?
Dopamine, Oxytocin and Clicker Training
How will Clicker Training fit in with my current training methods?
Clicker Training and the competition horse?
The Science of Clicker Training and How Horses Learn
How horses learn
Free Video about how horses learn
Adding a Cue to a Behaviour
Proof and Consolidating a Behaviour
How to get started with a horse that is already used to being touched, led with halter and lead:
Using this method to start clicker training with a horse that is already friendly will prevent the horse from becoming pushy about the food.
Step 1. Look Away
Step 2. Backwards off halter gentle halter pressure and adding a visual cue.
Step 3. Stand still and relax
Step 4. Targeting