The Modern Horseman's Countdown to Broke: Part 2 (DVD or Streaming Video)

Real Do-It-Yourself Horse Training in 33 Comprehensive Steps - Part 2: Lessons 28-17

Sean Patrick



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By popular demand, Sean Patrick has provided the perfect educational tool to complement his gimmick-free, do it yourself “Countdown” to training the all-around riding horsea series of basic exercises that prepare your horse for advanced work in any number of equestrian disciplines.

You start at Lesson 33 and count your way down through the primary building blocks every horse needs, and when you get to Lesson 1, you've done it! You'll be self-sufficient and ready to take your horse to the next step, whether along the rail, down the trail or in the show pen.

Here are Lessons 28 to 17. Follow along as Sean takes a horse through

  • Introducing Halter Pressure
  • Tying
  • First Saddling
  • “Sacking-Out” under Saddle
  • First Bridling
  • Moving the Hips
  • “Sacking-Out” with Hip Motion
  • Go Forward Cue
  • Preparing for Mounting with “Up-Downs”
  • First Ride
  • “Moving Out” while Mounted
  • Jogging and Loping for the First Time
Additional Information

Author: Sean Patrick

Format: Streaming Video

Page Count: Run Time: 111 minutes


ISBN: 9781646011575

By Sean Patrick

Sean Patrick has been working on his horsemanship as a career since 1992, spending over a decade as a high-country guide and packer at the McLean Family's Tsylos Park Lodge in the West Chilcotin Region of British Columbia, Canada. There, Sean guided international clientele into the rugged mountains of the Pacific Coastal Range for weeklong pack excursions. Sean also led various other horseback trips, guided fly anglers on the Chilko River and Lake, and escorted big-game enthusiasts into the alpine on horseback.

Sean earned his BA at Trent University in Peterborough, Canada, as well as receiving a horseshoeing certificate from Oklahoma's Horseshoeing School in Purcell. In 2004, Sean joined the John Lyons Certification Program in Horse Training at the Lyons' facility in Parachute, Colorado.

Sean is a two-time competitor at the prestigious Road to the Horse and loves to share his horsemanship at home and around the country and clinics and expos. He now focuses on performance-horse training, reining, colt-starting, horsemanship instruction, and writing. He has published over 180 equine-related articles in various magazines as well as his bestselling book The Modern Horseman's Countdown to Broke, which is also available in streaming video form. Sean trains and operates his horsemanship school from Pioneer Trail Reserve® in New Smyrna Beach, Florida (

Library Journal Says:

“Almost looks too easy...An excellent basic Western horse training program.”