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Franklin Levinson

Franklin Levinson has been a professional horseman for nearly 50 years. At 13 years of age he was the youngest registered polo player in the US. He was an outfitter and wilderness guide at his ranch on the island of Maui for 30 years and created The Maui Horse Whisperer experience, which was the first Equine Facilitated Learning program in the Pacific basin and one of the first in the US. He travels worldwide giving clinics as well as offering private horse training and phone consultations. www.wayofthehorse.org

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Thinking and Living with Lightness

By Franklin Levinson

If you are someone who believes that our life is how we think it is, then you should have no problem understanding that brooding, negative thinking, criticism and angry thoughts, can bring us down and create depression. These sorts of thoughts produce a giant weight we carry around on our shoulders daily. Having this negative […]

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Horsemanship and Equine Assisted Programs & Therapies

By Franklin Levinson

I have been a professional horseman, trainer and instructor since the age of 17. At 13 years of age I was the youngest registered polo player in the United States. Currently, at 71 years of age, I have been a paid as a professional trainer and instructor for over 50 years. I was fortunate to […]

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We Hold These Truths To Be Self-Evident

By Franklin Levinson

This above quote from the United States Constitution is the beginning of one of the best known sentences in the English language. The sentence speaks of freedoms and equality amongs men. As I watched the movie LINCOLN recently and heard these words yet again, I was struck by the fact that what is stated is […]

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How To Use A Round Pen

By Franklin Levinson

Round pens, or round arenas have been utilized when training and gentling horses for ions. Lately however, there seems to be some controversy regarding this particular tool. I call it a tool because that is exactly what it is. Like any tool it is neither good nor bad within itself. It is all up to […]

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The Superior Teacher

By Franklin Levinson

I really like this quote from my good friend Alan Cohen: “The inferior teacher tells you that something is wrong with you and offers to fix it. The superior teacher tells you that something is right with you and helps you bring it forth.” The teacher really does make a big difference in how a […]

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