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Environmental Impact; The Nature of Dependency & Performance

Posted on March 27, 2020 at 5:20 PM

Environmental Impact

The Nature of Dependency & Performance

Position Paper

By

Kerry M Thomas

 

 

TOPICS:

 

Introduction, Basic Instinct

 

Herd Structure, Relationships in Nature

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The Classic Distance Horse

Posted on February 28, 2020 at 7:05 AM

The Classic Distance Horse

Aptitude, the Competitors’ Edge

 

Position Paper

By

Kerry M Thomas

 

 

 

 



Topics:

 

Introduction; Portents

 

Time & Distance; Physical V/S Mental

 

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THT Online; Services Intro & Summary

Posted on February 11, 2020 at 9:25 AM

THT Online

Services Introduction Blog


 

Ever since I “officially” took the leap of faith in 2008, risking nearly everything I owned to chase the dream of taking my passion and evolving it into a business, I have kept in the back of my mind that eventually I wanted to be able to bring our unique work in Herd Dynamics to as wide an audience as possible. We have the great fortune of working on-location i...

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Destination Hope; The Human/Horse Connection

Posted on January 10, 2020 at 9:10 AM

Destination Hope;

The Human/Horse Connection

 

Position Paper

By:

Kerry M Thomas

 

Topics:

 

Introduction; Partnerships Through Time

 

The Horse; Reflections

 

Emotional Support; Purpose & Reason

 

Equine PTSD; The Human Pa...

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The Psychological Athlete; Training Through Tendencies & Stress

Posted on December 7, 2019 at 7:25 AM

The Psychological Athlete;

Coaching Through Tendencies & Stress

 

Position Paper

By:

Kerry M Thomas

 

 

 

 


Topics

 

Introduction; Identifying Latent Talent

 

Merging Abilities; Coaching Athletic Tendencies

 

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Behavioral Genetics; The Nature of Breeding

Posted on November 5, 2019 at 8:50 AM

Behavioral Genetics; The Nature of Breeding

Position Paper

By

Kerry M Thomas

Founder of

THT Bloodstock

 

 

Topics

 


Introduction; Rules of Nature

 

Behavioral Genetic Code; Prevailing Traits

 

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Sensory Soundness & The Psychology of Motion

Posted on August 26, 2019 at 4:45 PM

Sensory Soundness

&

The Psychology of Motion

 

Position Paper

By

Kerry M Thomas


 

Introduction


The study of the herd dynamics in horses and the vital role they play in any athletic discipline is a study of the many pieces of the psychological jigsaw puzzle that make up what I call the...

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Kentucky Derby 145 Analysis Intro-Piece

Posted on May 12, 2019 at 6:50 AM

*Each year for our annual Kentucky Derby Herd Dynamics Analysis I pen a position paper as the introduction, in an effort to help further advance an understanding of work and approach here at THT.The following is a copy of the 2019 installment as it appeared in the KY Derby 145 analysis.



The Kentucky Derby & Herd Dynamics;

The Nature of Competition

By:

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Identifying Performance Issues; a brief summary

Posted on September 6, 2018 at 3:40 PM

Like a missing tooth on a flywheel, gaps in the sensory sequence and/or herd dynamic dependencies manifested from them, are seemingly random though ever present hovering in the background. Talent and performance always at their mercy.


 

Over the years we have been called upon to investigate elite talents with nagging accompanying "ghostly" issues that seemed to appear from out of nowhere, only we know these things have a cause that is in most cases not phy...

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Welcome to THT...

Posted on August 16, 2018 at 9:00 AM

*THT Bloodstock had the honor of being included in Ireland based Horse Tech Conference’s recognition of innovative and pioneering equine businesses market report. The following is an excerpt of our introduction in the Psychology section.*


“When investing in inanimate objects, you can disregard taking behavioral economics into consideration; horses are not inanimate objects.” Kerry M Thomas, Founder of THT Bloodstock

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