Horse Trainer’s Glossary


Knowing these terms by heart is crucial for any rider and trainer. Knowing these terms with certainty increases a rider’s discernment in the horseworld at large.


We must be able to verbally conduct the training efficiently in the arena. That is the purpose of this little handbook: it simply defines the list of Training Terms that must be understood and agreed upon before proceeding. We never rely on personal opinion in Horse training. We must always use the highest verified standard to calibrate to. To check ourselves, we use a broad-based, tested, and certain Bibliography of training texts.