Trainer’s Profile: Damian Ficca

Damian Ficca. Photo Credit Dick Hall

What is your name and the name of your business? Arapahoe Community College Equine Training and Management Program. E—W (E Bar W) Horse Training. Where are you located? Arapahoe Community College – EquineCampus Box 233900 South Santa FeP.O. Box 9002Littleton, CO 80160-9002 damian.ficca@arapahoe.eduarapahoe.edu/equineCell: 720-201-0934Office: 303-797-5722 Facebook: Arapahoe Community College What …

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PEAK Training Challenge

You’re invited to the Performance Equine Adoption Kickstart (PEAK) Training Challenge! It’s a thrilling demonstration and adoption event, free for all to attend. Leading up to the showcase, dedicated trainers from Colorado are paired with unstarted or lightly handled horses from Colorado Horse Rescue for 100 days. This partnership aims …

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Trainer’s Profile: Bruce Anderson of Natural Humanship™

Photos by Julianne Neal, JA Media Productions

Seeing Bruce in action has been a thrill. He has such a way with horses and people! I witnessed his methods at the Rocky Mountain Horse Expo a couple years ago and then again at the Mustang Summit in Westcliffe, Colorado this past summer. Check out his website and see …

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New & Noteworthy: Going Somewhere New? Prepare for a Horse’s Changing Emotions

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Riders everywhere train and practice for months to achieve their goals, only to get sidelined by unexpected, preventable circumstances in new environments. Colorado resident Julie Goodnight shares strategies to help listeners go to their next event without blinders on in the latest episode of the Horse Goals or Bust! series …

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Horse Gentler Monty Roberts Tames a Wild Horse In Front of 30,000 Brazilians 

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Photo Credit André Monteiro. Taken at Barretos Equine Event 2023, Provided by Debbie Loucks.

Sao Paulo, Brazil: American Trainer, Monty Roberts, is known worldwide for his gentle taming method which establishes a connection with the animal and does not require brute force.  The Horse Gentler Monty Roberts uses gentle taming with horse at Barretos Equine Event 2023  Under the eyes of the audience at the …

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Business Profile: Mustang Ambassador Program

A Conversation with Susan Sutherland, Executive Director The Colorado Horse Source takes pride in featuring and supporting Colorado (and beyond) equine-related businesses. This helps our readers find the services and supplies they need to take the best possible care of their horses and properties. If you’re interested in having us …

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Walkabout Tour July 29th & 30th in Denver, Colorado!

Join Clinton Anderson and Downunder Horsemanship for two days of horsemanship instruction, inspiration and fun! Enjoy training demos that cover a variety of topics, from safely starting a colt and establishing a partnership with a horse on the ground to tackling trail obstacles under saddle and executing advanced maneuvers with …

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