Leading with the Magic Wand- Part 2

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1 Hour of Learning!

Continuing Education Information: Completing all parts of this presentation will result in the member completing 1 hour of education that focuses on decreasing equine burnout by understanding and implementing the “magic wand” approach for horse leading.

About this Webinar:

Learn about the HETRA Horse Leading Technique. Using our “Magic Wands” and this unique approach to leading we have been able to significantly cut back on the amount of equine burnout in our program. In part one, we jumped into training our equines for new leading techniques. Now, For the 2nd Installment of HETRA’s “Horse Leading with the Magic Wand” series, let’s talk about training our volunteers and staff to lead in consistent ways to keep our equine happy and with our programs for the long haul. This is part 2 of a 3-part series!

Haven’t watch Part 1 yet? CLICK HERE


  • Volunteer Training
  • Horse Designations
  • Leader Training Process
    • Blue Leader
    • Gold leader
    • Platinum Leader

Presented by Shelby Winnail, CTRI, ESMHL

Shelby Winnail serves as HETRA’s Equine Operations Manager. Shelby grew up riding and showing American Quarter Horses and in a barn where adaptive riding and equine therapy services were being offered every day. Upon graduating with her bachelor’s degree in Animal Science, she took a full-time position at Heartland Equine Therapeutic Riding Academy (HETRA). She has since become a PATH Intl. CTRI, ESMHL, Mentor and is the current Nebraska State Representative. Shelby loves working hands on with participants and volunteers, but her passion lies with the horses. Shelby is driven by building and maintaining a therapy herd that is “healthy, happy, sane and sound”.

This webinar was produced by HETRA University

At HETRA, we are committed to providing high-quality education and programming to our participants and community, but that commitment isn’t restricted to the boundaries of the HETRA campus. Now, our Instructors and Therapists can share their wealth of knowledge with you in your very own home! Through these online materials, HETRA can continue to teach and serve our community regardless of the obstacles that are preventing our community from coming out to the barn. Please take a moment to explore some of the great content our staff have put together for you, and let us know what other topics you’d like us to cover!