Klaus Ferdinand Hempfling has gained international recognition as an expert on the body language of horses. His methods are deeply rooted within natural horsemanship, which emphasises a non-violent partnership between horses and humans. This is an increasingly popular training method among equestrians worldwide. In this lavishly illustrated book, Klaus explains his system of communicating naturally with the instincts and nature of horses. The reader follows the progress of Arab stallion Marouk, and Lusitano stallion Queijo, in discovering a confident and harmonious relationship with their rider. Giving comprehensive insight into Hempfling's methods, the horses' progress is documented step-by-step, uncovering old wounds in the process that have resulted in their difficult behaviour. Readers will discover the fascinating process of understanding horses through the fine art of body language.
Klaus Ferdinand Hempfling has always had an interested in different forms of art. He is a celebrated 'horse whisperer' and an expert in body language. His method of 'Classical European Horse Meditation'®, while rooted firmly in the principles of natural horsemanship and classical training, is infused with refreshing holistic and spiritual thought. His methods have been embraced by thousands of followers, and he regularly runs workshops all over the world. His books, in particular his best-selling Dancing with Horses (JA Allen), have been translated into many languages. He also works with problem and dangerous horses. Klaus lives on the Danish island of Lyø.