Lucinda B.'s evidence-based curriculum takes you through a transformative experience, resulting in a deeper connection with your horse and yourself.

This supportive information can be used in any discipline.


Equine Mandala™

A four-sided holistic approach to understanding horses, their behavior and World View.


Mental Health Professionals

A horsemanship program specifically for mental health professionals that want to integrate equine therapy into their practice. This program is designed to teach the basics by using Equine Science & Knowledge (ESK).

Our transformative approach is designed to give practitioners a holistic understanding on how to work with horses in a safe and productive way.

Introduction and Analysis:

Sessions will begin immediately with hands-on experiences with the horse.  We will learn:

• Basics of horsemanship

• Approaching and greeting

• Bridling

• Grooming

• Walking with a horse

• Safety when working with horses

By using the Equine Mandala™ as a guide on how to work with horses, you will gain a holistic approach that gives you a deep understanding of horse behavior, and how to form a partnership with the horse when working with clients.

Once completed, you will receive a certificate of completion if all skill levels are met.

Price: $650 Individual Program 

Includes 6 sessions, 90 minutes each.

Groups of 4-6 people: $495 per person

Includes one weekend - Friday evening, Saturday day, Sunday until noon.

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Horse Trainers

A horsemanship program specifically for existing horse trainers that want to integrate the Equine Science & Knowledge's Equine Mandala™ into their training.  Trainers using this program must have 3 years of teaching paid clients. 

Our transformative approach is designed to enhance a horse trainer's knowledge of Equine Biology & Physiology, the Horse's World View, Learning Their Language (elements of Horse Speak®), and Release & Pressure. 

Introduction and Analysis:

Sessions will begin immediately with hands-on experiences with the horse. In this program we will dig deeper into the Equine Mandala™ and get a deeper understanding of:

• Neuroscience - Equine Biology & Physiology

• Equine Ethology - the Horse's World View

• Equine Communication - Learning their Language (elements of Horse Speak®)

• Release & Pressure - Learning to Learn

There will be an assessment, Individual learning plan, and a skill level sheet that will keep you on track for the goals you have outlined.

Price: $650 Individual Program 

Includes 6 sessions, 90 minutes each.

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"Lucinda B.'s program is a perfect blend of science and practical knowledge.  I have been riding horses my whole life and my relationship with my horse has never been better from this program.  I can not recommend it enough!"

Teresa M., Bend OR

Equine Science & Knowledge Programs are held at:


Use One of BentWire Ranch's Horses

If you don't have a horse of your own, there are many horses that would love to work with you!


From wild mustangs off the range, to more trained and kid-friendly guys, we welcome the chance for one our herd members to form new relationship with you. 

To sign up or inquire about our program, please fill out the form below

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