equine clicker training

using precision and positive reinforcement to teach horses and people

Chapter 3

This page lists additional resources for the book “Teaching Horses with Positive Reinforcement.” I will be adding to this page as I have time. 

Chapter 3: A Little Bit of Science

Recommended reading/viewing:

Behavior Analysis for Effective Teaching by Julie Vargas: This book’s focus is on teaching human students but much of the content applies to teaching any species. If you are teaching other people to train, then you have to learn how to teach both types of students (human and horse) and this book contains some good information.

Eileen Anderson’s blog on 1:1 Pairing (1 click = 1 reinforcer): https://eileenanddogs.com/2018/10/31/1-1-pairing-click-treat/

Eileen Anderson’s blog on operant learninghttps://eileenanddogs.com/2018/06/28/quadrant-cornerstone-operant-learning/

Memory in Horseshttps://practicalhorsemanmag.com/health-archive/equine-memory?fbclid=IwAR3sJtwajlizTgIsBFRbjAM41-uP0HzFmD-jW5LQjphDFuK8f0xepSzP5-I