Francois Robichon de La Gueriniere Quotes


The knowledge of the nature of a horse is one of the first foundations of the art if riding it and every horseman must make it his principal study.

A light hand is one which never feels the contact of the bit with the bars.

A firm hand is one which holds the horse in full contact.

Above all a horse should never be chastised out of foul mood or anger but always with complete dispassion.

In order to have a good hand it must be light gentle and firm.