Presented by

The Atlantic Selects

The Real-Life Horse Whisperer

Sep 09, 2014 | 586 videos
Video by Salazar Film

In this clip from the Red Bull-sponsored documentary Harmony With Horses, Canadian cowboy Jonathan Field describes his "ancient approach" to raising the animals he loves. The traditional training methods, he explains, ignore instinctual differences between predator and prey. "A horse's main language is body language," he says. "One of the biggest challenges we face as humans is to think about and learn about horses as they are naturally." 

Author: Chris Heller

Comments

About This Series

A showcase of short films curated by The Atlantic