Welcome to Whispering Equus.

Chris is the only Certified Monty Roberts Instructor in SE England, Based Near Ditching Common, Sussex.  1 of only  76 worldwide qualified instructors selected by Monty Roberts to spread his message of violence free horse training, to create willing trust based partnerships with your horses.

Chris is also only 1 of 14 specialised Lead-Up Instructors found worldwide. Read more about Lead-Up International & it’s mission to reduce violence by creating peaceful leaders through workshops with horses with participants ranging from 15-21 year old.

Based in Sussex and covering Sussex, Surrey, Kent, Hampshire and London.

Only Certified Monty Roberts Instructors are licensed to teach, demonstrate or charge the public to train using these methods. All instructors can be found on Monty’s website (click above link) if someone isn’t on this list, they are not instructors.

Back to work

With the beginning of the lockdowns being eased, I am happy to announce opening of the business.. albeit with some minor changes.. All of Monty Roberts Courses   will be going ahead as planned from 1st June. I have permanently reduced student numbers on the courses for the rest of the year to allow for … Continue reading Back to work

Lockdown Updates

Like all small business’s during the Covid-19 outbreak, we are having to adapt to new ways of working where possible and come up with ideas of how to keep going during these unprecedented times. As the vast majority my work has had to stop, we’ve come up with some Stay At Home Options that may be of … Continue reading Lockdown Updates


Thank you so much for helping me with trailer loading my cob Bobby. Without your help we would have never made it to the vets. By breaking the process down for him you made the whole experience less frightening. It was lovely to see the difference in him in the trailer, from wild eyed at the beginning to calm and eating hay at the end. You really do have a very kind but firm way of giving the horse (and owner) confidence.

I can’t thank you enough,

kind regards



Chris Morris, one of Lead-Up UK’s super talented instructors. Chris has a lot of experience working with people and horses to help them erase violence in all areas of their lives. Monty’s ‘Horse Sense and Healing’ program, for veterans focuses on similar themes to those of Lead-Up and Chris has been one of the most active instructors in the HSH program. He has also facilitated Lead-Up workshops in Flag Is Up Farms, home to Monty Roberts and to the Monty Roberts International Learning Center, Solvang California. We are all excited and eager to share news of workshops to come!! Breathe, breathe, breathe! 🤞🏼 #patience! ——————————————————— #leadupusa #leadupuk #leadupinternational #lead_up_international #montyroberts #horsesenseandhealing #youthleadershipprogram #equinenonprofit #violenceisnevertheanswer #peacefulleadership @whisperingequus @monty_roberts

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