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Robyn Hood

Senior Instructor of the Tellington TTouch® Method, Editor of Staying in TTouch Newsletter and Linda's youngest sister, Robyn has been riding horses since before she could walk. She went through Pony Club and showed as a junior competitor in Alberta. She later attended and then instructed at the Pacific Coast School of Horsemanship in California owned by her sister Linda Tellington-Jones. Robyn competed successfully in hunter, jumper, three-day eventing, endurance, western events and more recently in gaited horses.

In 1982 Robyn became involved full-time with the Tellington Method that was developed by her sister Linda. She has been the editor of the monthly Newsletter for more than 30 years. Since 1986 she has been teaching Tellington TTouch® Method on a full-time basis in Canada, the US, Europe, South Africa and Australia and spends about 160 days a year traveling. Robyn has given demonstrations and lectures at various venues including Spruce Meadows; Equitana USA and Germany; Western College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Saskatchewan; International Humane Society Conference in Vienna and Murdoch University in Perth.

Besides teaching the Tellington Method on the road and at her farm in Vernon, BC, she and her husband have been importing and breeding Icelandic horses since 1976. In addition to their Icelandic herd which numbers around 80, they also share their farm with two cats, three dogs and a very talented parrot named Frances.  Robyn Hood

 

Upcoming Trainings/Workshops with Robyn Hood

Tellington TTouch® for Dogs

Interactive & Online Tellington TTouch for Dogs, Level 1. February 27-28, March 7, 13 & 14, 2021. Australia TIMEZONE. Join Instructors Robyn Hood and Andy Robertson and expand your knowledge and skill base! Combine 20 hours of live, interactive instruction (five, four-hour sessions) with the ease and convenience of a comprehensive online course, which include lifetime access. https://learn.ttouch.ca/product/interactive-online-tellington-ttouch-for-dogs-level-1-with-robyn-hood-australia/ in on 2021-02-27 thru 2021-03-14

Tellington TTouch® for Horses

SUREFOOT® Equine Stability System Introduction - Hands-on Course with Robyn Hood, Tellington TTouch Instructor and 4Hoof Professional & Mandy Pretty, 4Hoof Professional & Tellington TTouch Instructor. Due to the current nature of the Covid-19 pandemic, we are allowing advanced course registration without a deposit. Payment will be accepted 45 days prior to the course with no-fee cancellation up until that time. We only ask that you let us know any changes in plans as soon as you do. The SUREFOOT Equine Stability Program exercises are a great way to enhance your relationship with your horse, increase the efficacy of current body work routines, and improve balance, proprioception and performance. Learn the techniques on one of the cooperative, gentle, horses on The Icelandic Horse Farm. $300.00 plus GST, includes homemade lunches and snacks. (COVID regulations may apply.) https://ttouch.ca/product/surefoot-equine-stability-program/ in BC Canada on 2021-06-26 thru 2021-06-27

Tellington TTouch® for Dogs

Tellington TTouch for Dogs. Enjoy the positive, fun filled learning environment that looks at dog training in an all encompassing, whole, way. This workshop can serve as an introduction to the Tellington TTouch Method for Dogs (and other Companion Animals) and build and refine the skills of more experienced students. Professional dog trainers and casual dog lovers alike will benefit from the variety of practical techniques and unique approaches learned in this class! Develop and build on the fundamentals of Tellington TTouch Bodywork, Groundwork, and Observation skills. These skills address the most common issues confronting dog owners, trainers, and other professionals; in a forward thinking, positive manner. Includes ONLINE COURSE content. Learn more: https://ttouch.ca/product/july-4-8-2020-vernon-bc-tellington-ttouch-for-dogs-companion-animals-early-bird/ in BC Canada on 2021-07-10 thru 2021-07-12

Tellington TTouch® for Horses

Discover how the Tellington TTouch Method will improve performance, well-being, and behavior while enhancing the relationship with your horse on the ground and while riding in the saddle. This intensive hands-on course will give the tools of observation, bodywork, groundwork, and riding that will help you understand and communicate with every horse you work with. In addition to the Tellington TTouch Method, we will be exploring Connected Riding principles and the use of in BC Canada on 2021-07-17 thru 2021-07-19

Tellington TTouch® for Horses

SUREFOOT® Equine Stability System Introduction - Hands-on Course. Robyn Hood, Tellington TTouch Instructor and 4Hoof Professional & Mandy Pretty, 4Hoof Professional & Tellington TTouch Instructor. Due to the current nature of the Covid-19 pandemic, we are allowing advanced course registration without a deposit. Payment will be accepted 45 days prior to the course with no-fee cancellation up until that time. We only ask that you let us know any changes in plans as soon as you do. The SUREFOOT Equine Stability Program exercises are a great way to enhance your relationship with your horse, increase the efficacy of current body work routines, and improve balance, proprioception and performance. Learn the techniques on one of the cooperative, gentle, horses on The Icelandic Horse Farm. $300.00 plus GST, includes homemade lunches and snacks. (COVID regulations may apply.) https://ttouch.ca/product/surefoot-equine-stability-program/ in BC Canada on 2021-07-17 thru 2021-07-19