The young man we bought, River, is 2 and is a rescue and is very layed back and we were told that he just wants to be lazy if he can. We are going to be using him for trail riding and Dog trials next year so there is work that has to be done.
The question I have is that when we brought him home to intorduce him to the other boys Roy immediatley Kicked his butt. Ran River into the corner and almost out of the pasture. We were able to seperate them for the night but that did not last. We thought that if River took a nip or too and Roy realized River would not fight back he would get bored and let him be. Well that did not work and River is in his own section and Roy and Goose are in theire section. How long should I keep them seperated? I do not think that they should always be this way. They should have a free reign of the full pasture. Will it get better once River takes a good butt wooping?