Manolo Mendez

Listening.

Intently listening and paying attention. The horse is listening to what is happening in his body, and so his Manolo. ¬†Manolo is listening with his whole being and so is the horse. He is checking this horse’s cervical spine and muscles at the top of the neck and around C5 on the

Take your Time or Things Take Time are words to live by if you work with horses.

Reward and praise are a constant theme in Manolo’s being with horses as is quietly standing by, while working in-hand. Giving horses the space and time to absorb a new situation, a new exercise, giving them the time to ground themselves before asking them to move one foot. I hav
Touch Your Horse

Touch Your Horse

Touch your horse to connect, to detect, to release, to reward, to assist to unfold, to remind, to facilitate, to bring peace or energy to make whole and to make well. Touch. This is a theme that comes back again and again in Manolo’s work and in the future weeks we will be shari