MIKE SCHAFFER has worked as a professional horseman for over 40 years and has trained both horses and riders through the FEI levels. He is well known for explaining difficult concepts in straight forward language that riders of all levels can understand and appreciate. He teaches and trains on a daily basis and regularly gives clinics and seminars throughout North America. Mike is located in eastern Pennsylvania. Michael Schaffer is also the author of "Right from the Start - Create a Sane, Soft, Well-Balanced Horse" first published in 2001 by Trafalgar Square Publishers. Visit Mike's web site: www.mikeschaffer.com to see more about his books, videos, lessons, clinics, and training.