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Heidi Potter

Heidi Potter is a professional horsewomen who is well known and respected for her clear, kind and consistent style of teaching and training. Horses and humans alike benefit from her extensive knowledge and gentle approach. As a natural style trainer she specializes in the gentle and progressive way of working with horses. Her ability to read the horse and then progress with calmness, clarity and consistency has proven successful in building trusting and respectful partnerships between horses and their humans. More >

Join us for a Holistic Equestrian Retreat in Costa Rica

Heidi POtter Costa Rica beach ride
February 4-11, 2017, Nosara, Costa Rica
Optional Add-on February 11-13, Rio Celeste
More info > Photos from the 2016 retreat >

Upcoming Presentations

Heidi will be presenting at the following events:

CHA International Conference

October 19 - 23, 2016
Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Middle TN State University
Topics: Centered Riding Exercises for All Riders & Demystifying the Half Halt

Equine Affaire Massachusetts

November 10–13, 2016
Eastern States Exposition
W. Springfield, MA
Topics: Stress-Free Problem Solving Using Clicker Training-Clinic Arena

Upcoming Clinics

Sept 30 - October 2, 2016
October 3, 2016
Newport VT

riding through plastic bottles

Trail Riders Clinic Sept 30 - Oct 2

This clinic begins with a Friday night workshop, without horses, and continues with groundwork and mounted sessions on Saturday and Sunday.

Riding or Training Sessions with Heidi Potter - October 3

Private or semi-private sessions

Host: Christine DeLabruere, DeLabruere Acres
5602 US Route 5 Newport, Vermont 05855
802-895-4235 or cdelabruere2@yahoo.com

Registration Form >

Clinic Flyer >

October 12-14, 2016
NECH Guilford, VT

Piet Nibblelink

Piet Nibblelink Relationship Training Clinic

For more information about Piet Nibblelink, visit Piet's website. For more info about this Relationship Clinic check out Heidi's Facebook post about her experience in the October 2015 clinic.

Clinic limited to 7 Participants, 9 Participating Auditors & unlimited Non-Participating Auditors

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Hosting a clinic is easy!
Learn what's involved and how you can earn a FREE SPOT - click here
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Quick Reads, Great Info

Back to Basics
Reconnect and Build Trust with Centered Riding Basic

Published in
Equine Wellness Magazine, August/September 2016

Using Centered Riding basics has a positive effect on both you and your horse!

> Click here for PDF


More articles >


What Heidi Potter Clinic Participants & Students have to say

Say Whoa

My Personal Colic Success Story

backing from gentle touch
Horse Agility - for Minis too!
Dales pony
Building concentration and connection.
Centered Ridign body work
Centered Riding bodywork.
Developing Feel
"Squaring up" in Colorado
Horse agility

Mission Statement

To improve the relationship between horses and humans in a safe, compassionate manner through understanding, patience, praise and clarity.

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Heidi Potter Natural Horsemanship
New England Center for Horsemanship, 761 Weatherhead Hollow Road, Guilford, VT 05301
802-380-3268; Heidi@HeidiPotter.com