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Scott Purdum – Biography-  Advantage Hosemanship

Scott Purdum – Biography- Advantage Hosemanship

It takes most people years and years – even decades – to become proficient in a skill, and even then, some never make it. And if that skill involves much physical exertion, sometimes by the time the student has gained sufficient knowledge and expertise in his field, he’s unable to perform the very actions necessary. [...]

Barbara Anderson

Barbara Anderson

Barbara Anderson is a freelance computer programmer who lives on Long Island, New York. An admirer of horses since childhood, she first learned to ride and jump English-style in her late-20′s, and later learned to enjoy Western-style riding on a gentle draft horse and (just for fun, not competition) to ride a retired Western “game [...]

Ashley Cole

Ashley Cole

Ashley Cole is the 20 year old daughter of Tony and Donna Cole from Benson, NC.  She is in her final semester at Johnston Community College where she will earn a degree in Business Administration in May 2009.  Upon completion of her degree she will begin to take the necessary steps to open a Therapeutic [...]

Maureen Bordelon

Maureen Bordelon

Maureen lives in rural Texas with her six horses, and five dogs. An avid horsewoman of over thirty years, she enjoys both English and Western riding disciplines. While having successfully trained her beloved, but recalcitrant mare to First Level in Dressage, Maureen has furthered her horse education by developing an interest in Reining. She sees [...]

Patrick Corcoran Sr.

Patrick Corcoran Sr.

Patrick Corcoran Sr. worked for the Baltimore, Maryland and Newark, Delaware City Police Departments for a total of 25 years. He retired to devote more time to his hobby of riding and training horses and competing in amateur rodeos. After retiring Patrick owned and operated a horse/ cattle farm in Northern Kentucky. It was in [...]

CJ Wheeler

CJ Wheeler

CJ Wheeler is a professional equine photographer that loves horses, dogs, and taking photos. She and her husband Rick live on the RR Ranch which backs up to The Cleveland National Forest, 60,000 acres of open land where she has blazed many trails on her horse Tango. When she is not riding or taking photos [...]

Kate Manning

Kate Manning

Kate Manning is 22 years old. She is originally from England but is now living in Florida with her husband who is an ex-jockey turned farrier, their dog Spark Plug, cat Marilyn and two pet ducks, Miracle and Maggie. Kate has always been passionate about horses and has physically worked with horses for just over [...]

Alisa Atkinson

Alisa Atkinson

Alisa is a Safety Engineer and a horse lover to the core.  As a child, in Western Kentucky, all she ever wanted to do was have horses.  Now she chooses to work with horses that have been neglected, abused or have suffered through bad training techniques. If it has to do with horses, you can [...]

Michele Davis

Michele Davis

Michele Davis has been around horses her whole life. Whether it has been riding, training, teaching, grooming, or working as a stable manager she has always been passionate about horses. She grew up riding a horse born two weeks before she was who she rode to a world championship for his breed. She works in [...]

Mark Rashid – Bio

Mark Rashid Mark Rashid (pronounced RASH-id) is an internationally acclaimed horse trainer known for his ability to understand the horse’s point of view and solve difficult problems with communication rather than force. He began working with horses at age ten, when he met the “old man,” who taught him to work  with horses, not against [...]