Connecting with your Horse
just got Easier!
Are you ready to move past Fear, Frustration, and Overwhelm in order to Enjoy the Ride?
Want to easily develop Attention, Relaxation, and Quality Communication with your horse?
The Horsemanship Academy gives you the tools to Confidently develop a fun, safe, and deeply connected equine partnership.
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Looking to Enjoy the Ride with Clarity and Confidence?
All you need is a quick checklist! This is the secret to a great ride every time! Download the AHA Pre-Ride Checklist used by trainers and riders to be safe and have fun regardless of discipline.
Our clients say this is the one step that has helped them the most with gaining confidence and getting connected to their horse! We can't wait to hear what you have to say!
Are you looking for a more connected relationship with your horse?
Are you looking for system with personalized support to help you reach your goals?
Have you studied horsemanship and feel unmotivated or stuck?
If you said YES!, then you are in the RIGHT PLACE!
We can help you confidently create a close connection where you can easily "speak horse" and develop your herd of two with your horse.
Using the AHA Connection Model, you will have fun, be safe and ENJOY THE RIDE! Beginning with the Foundation Phase, you will immediately see changes in your horse. Moving through the Function and Focus Phases, you will grow and expand your abilities with your horse and easily reach your goals, be it pleasure or professional level.
After 20+ years of working with problem horses and helping both professionals and recreational riders
Julie Robins is sharing her AHA Connection Process so you can have the same transformative results.
By following these steps, you too can achieve unbelievable connection and confidence with your horse.
You will be better able to understand what your horse is trying to tell you, you will be able to work more efficiently with your horse, and you will be able to solve challenges and make progress like never before!
I am Julie Robins and I understand the ups and downs of working with horses.
Chances are that I have been where you are with your horse, particularly if you are experiencing frustration, overwhelm or lack of an idea of how to progress. I came to horses as an adult, seemingly learning everything the hard way!
I have dealt with it all... bolting, bucking, biting, kicking, and bad behaviors in my own horses before I found a way to build a true partnership.
I thought fear, frustration, overwhelm, and injury were just part of "life with horses". "Toughen up!," they said! I tried...
Today, I pride myself on teaching others the way I wish I had been taught using a system that explains the why behind the what and works with the nature of the horse. I created The Horsemanship Academy in 2005 to educate, empower and inspire others.
I would love to help you rebuild your confidence, solve challenging problems, recharge your relationship with your horse, and take your ground work, liberty work, and riding to the next level.LEARN MORE ABOUT ME >>>
Wondering how we can work together?
is an online program that supports you through The AHA Connection Process and helps you reach your goals. You do not have to own a horse to participate. Club AHA Membership is included with this program.
is for motivated individuals who are seeking custom support with the AHA Process to develop confidence in the connection with their horse. The AHA Study Program and Club AHA Membership is included. Enrollment is limited.
If you are not yet ready to commit to expanding your knowledge but want to be inspired and learn more about the program, you will definitely want to join Club AHA! This is also a great option if you have missed the Fall or Spring Enrollment Opportunities.
What clients are saying...
Julie is the most intuitive and well-rounded horse person I know. She has helped my wife, Shelley Onderdonk, DVM, and myself with dozens of our horses at all different stages, from foal handling to starting horses under tack to improving playing horses. Julie has a great ability to communicate and share her insights and knowledge. She is a genuine talent!
Former 10 Goal Professional Polo Player, Inducted into Polo Hall of Fame, Co-Author with wife Shelley Onderdonk, DVM the book POLO LIFE
I am forever grateful to have met and worked with Julie. My mare went from aggressive, grumpy, pulling on the bit, not listening, and jigging on the trail to soft, light, easy to handle and ride both in the arena and on the trail. Julie has empowered me to shift my relationship with Lakota from stressful and difficult to delightful and fun! She is gifted not only with horses but also in communicating, educating, and empowering people.
Happy Horse Owner
It's not easy to find a clinician/educator who has the appropriate hands-on field experience to compliment an educational background, but that does exist with Julie Robins! She brings her deep passion and years of extraordinary experience with horses to both her in person and online work. I highly recommend her work and know you will be amazed with what YOU learn, regardless of your equine experience.
Julie A. Snyder
Director of Equestrian Programs, Keiser Univeristy
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