We can be so busy around our horses and have so much agenda (not a bad thing) that we often don't think to take the time to just observe them. A child, of course, wouldn't forget this part. It's one of the main things children do -- they watch everything. If you watch children watching, you'll see that they are really soaking it all in and they need no "reason" to do this.
Observing, if you think about it, is really the basis of good relationship, whether with other humans or animals.
So I'm creating a four part video series on this subject. I'll cover WHY we should spend time doing this, the benefits that come of it, and how to do it, including what to look for and what it all means. Here's the first (and don't forget to subscribe to my channel so you get updates):