Archive for February, 2011

 

Horse lovers’ chance to win!

Monday, February 14th, 2011

equine vipIt’s your chance to win in February!

This month, Equine VIP is hosting a contest celebrating Monty’s feature. Simply register to win on the contest page http://www.equinevip.com/monthly-contest/equine-vip-february-contest. Three winners will be selected at random! 

The Grand Prize winner will receive a $100 gift certificate from Horseloverz  http://hlz.cc/ch along with an autographed Monty Roberts book, Barranada shirt, Miami – Five – O Sunglasses from MAXX Sunglasses, and a Mustang Bryer horse! 

Check it out now here: http://www.equinevip.com/monthly-contest/equine-vip-february-contest

 

Monty Roberts GUARANTEES You’ll Improve Your Relationship with Your Horse Or Your Money Back!

Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011



MONTY’S ONLINE VIDEOS & LESSONS ARE NOW MOBILE FRIENDLY! LEARN & HAVE FUN ANYWHERE!

Solvang, CA (January 31, 2011) – Monty Roberts regularly announces when his new online lessons are posted and also tells his friends on his Facebook page and his website. But this news may be the biggest leap forward in the future of horsemanship. Roberts has been on the road since his first book, published in 1996. The Man Who Listens to Horses spent 58 weeks on the New York Times Bestsellers list and was a fulcrum in Roberts’ life, changing forever his plans to quietly train horses at his Flag Is Up Farms in Solvang, California.

Roberts has written eight books and created his EQUUS Online University in an effort to satiate the thirst for knowledge of his training concepts, unable to physically be in every part of the world. The internet is helping. He can also be found regularly on HRTV (US) and H&C TV (UK) assisting owners with their horses and their issues. Now subscribers to his Monty’s Equus Online University can spread the cost over the term of their studies. This breakthrough makes access to the world renowned horseman affordable to virtually anyone. For $2.50 a week students can learn the concepts that have created world’s championships for Monty Roberts’ horses and many of his students, too.

Monty encourages students to explore the world of horses from problem solving to advanced concepts. Guest lecturers include some of the most accomplished equine practitioners and top level riders who are obtaining outstanding results and partnership from their horses through non-violent techniques based on communication, respect and trust.

Monty has invested in new technology that allows you to study on the train, in a cafe, or even at the stables. All you need is a mobile phone or iPad-like tablet as Equus Online University is Mobile Internet Device Friendly. Monty Roberts’ online learning environment is now mobile phone and mobile internet device friendly. All videos, audios, lesson notes and challenges are encoded to allow you to watch and enjoy them time and again anywhere. For optimum results, the University recommends the following devices, all of which have been tested to run the University on both 3G and wifi networks:

iPhone 4 (running iOS 4.2.1 or later)
iPad (running iOS 4.2 or later)
iPod Touch 3rd & 4th Generation (running iOS 4.2.1 or later)
Samsung Galaxy Tablet (running Android 2.2 “Froyo” or later)
Blackberry Torch 9800 (running OS 6 or later)
HTC Desire (running Android 2.2 “Froyo” or later)

“I am determined to give students my best ever, and Equus Online University is it, guaranteed!” Monty Roberts

MONTY ROBERTS AVAILABLE FOR SELECT INTERVIEWS:

Horse Sense and Soldiers recently aired on Discovery Military highlighting the therapeutic effect that horses and Monty Roberts’ Join-Up® have on PTSD.  The New York Times bestselling author and world-renowned horse trainer Monty Roberts is available for interviews.

MONTY ROBERTS first gained widespread fame with the release of his New York Times Best Selling book, The Man Who Listens To Horses; a chronicle of his life and development of his non-violent horse training methods called Join-Up®. Monty grew up on a working horse farm as a firsthand witness to traditional, often violent methods of horse training and breaking the spirit with an abusive hand. Rejecting that, he went on to win nine world’s championships in the show ring . Today, Monty’s goal is to share his message that “Violence is never the answer.” Roberts has been encouraged by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II as well as the ASPCA “Founders” award and the MSPCA George T. Angell Humanitarian Award. He recently launched his Equus Online University ; an interactive online lesson site that is already being considered the most effective educational tool for horsemen on the web.

Join-Up philosophies can be seen at work with both humans and horses across the world, from farms to major corporations. To learn more about Monty Roberts or the many applications of his Join-Up training methods, visit https://www.montyroberts.com or contact debbie@montyroberts.com 949-632-1856

Photos available upon request

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Monty Roberts’ Flag Is Up Farms is the setting for April ACTHA America’s Favorite Trail Horse Competition

Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011

Solvang, CA (January 31, 2011) – Monty Roberts and ACTHA have partnered to host an America’s Favorite Trail Horse Competition at Flag Is Up Farms in Solvang California – land of wine and horses! AND Monty has dedicated his Shy Boy Book to raise funds for the Mustang Heritage Foundation and encourage juniors to ride!

The American Competitive Trail Horse Association has announced a nationwide competition to find America’s Favorite Trail Horse. Regional Auditions will be held at various locations all over the United States on April 9th -24th 2011. Contestants will audition for a spot in the coveted National Finals to be held at The Franklin Family Ranch in Austin Texas on 8th –12th May 2011. Only 100 Horse and Rider teams will receive an invitation to Austin Texas, so competition in the Regional Auditions will be tightly contested. At the Regional Auditions, riders will complete a variety of ACTHA obstacles. They will be judged on time, style, skill and personality! Those moving on will be notified two weeks before the National Finals on May 8th-12th 2011.

The National Finals will include multiple days of judging and coaching, a six mile judged Competitive trail Challenge, plus clinics from ACTHA Founders and celebrity clinicians.

Contestants have the opportunity to win their share of up to $100,000 Cash, plus prizes from ACTHA Sponsors. The National Finals will be telecast and America will pick their winner by public vote!

Please contact Tammy Sronce for sponsorship opportunities in America’s Favorite Trail Horse and the American Competitive Trail Horse Association.

American Competitive Trail Horse Association
Tammy Sronce-Marketing
Direct line 940-859-6512 (tammy.sronce@actha.us)
P.O. Box 341047
Austin, TX, 78734 | 1-877-992-2842

On June 4, Monty will host a Ride for the Mustangs to help achieve a world record. Monty has committed to helping ACTHA Juniors by awarding I’M SHY BOY books to all affiliates who ask for it. The Shy Boy Award is sponsored by Monty Roberts and one junior from each CTC will be awarded a copy of the book I’M SHY BOY: Here’s My Story! written and signed by Monty Roberts and delivered from his famous Flag is Up Farms.

Monty Roberts and his most famous mustang Shy Boy, the authors of two new children’s books are proud to partner with ACTHA  to benefit mustangs through the
Mustang Heritage Foundation.

ACTHA and Monty joined in support of the mission to increase the number of adoptions of American Mustangs. The sales of I’m Shy Boy, The Little American Mustang and the Ride for Mustangs will all benefit the Mustang Heritage Foundation. $1 from the sale of each book will be donated by Monty to the Mustang Heritage Foundation in honor of his relationship with ACTHA and mustangs everywhere!

MONTY ROBERTS AVAILABLE FOR SELECT INTERVIEWS:
Monty Helps People In Crisis: Horse Sense and Soldiers recently aired on Discovery Military highlighting the therapeutic effect that horses and Monty Roberts’ Join-Up® have on PTSD.  The New York Times bestselling author and world-renowned horse trainer Monty Roberts is available for interviews.

MONTY ROBERTS first gained widespread fame with the release of his New York Times Best Selling book, The Man Who Listens To Horses; a chronicle of his life and development of his non-violent horse training methods called Join-Up®. Monty grew up on a working horse farm as a firsthand witness to traditional, often violent methods of horse training and breaking the spirit with an abusive hand. Rejecting that, he went on to win nine world’s championships in the show ring. Today, Monty’s goal is to share his message that “Violence is never the answer.” Roberts has been encouraged by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II as well as the ASPCA “Founders” award and the MSPCA George T. Angell Humanitarian Award. He recently launched his Equus Online University ; an interactive online lesson site that is already being considered the most effective educational tool for horsemen on the web.

Join-Up philosophies can be seen at work with both humans and horses across the world, from farms to major corporations. To learn more about Monty Roberts or the many applications of his Join-Up training methods, visit https://www.montyroberts.com or contact debbie@montyroberts.com 949-632-1856

Photos available upon request
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AHP has not verified the factual statements in any message and AHP assumes no responsibility for the contents of, or any damage resulting from, any communication in the Newsgroup. Publication in the Newsgroup is not an endorsement by the organization of any product, person, or policy.

Members may unsubscribe to the AHP Newsgroup at any time by sending an e-mail message to Chris at ahorsepubs@aol.com requesting to remove your e-mail address from the list. By doing this you will remove your name from receiving all future messages sent to the AHP-LIST until you contact us to re-subscribe.