Originally Posted by TexasBlaze
Im actually having this exact problem with my mare. I ask for a FLC and she crossfires EVERY time. Changes in front but not in back. I've tried everything, letting her stop and correct, working it out from a simple lead change, pushing her hips over.... how would you correct a crossfire when it comes to an unbalanced horse? She picks her leads up perfectly every time, isnt green, or out of shape..
Maybe stop asking for a flying lead change, transition to trot, set her up, and ask for canter again. Decrease the trot length as she gets better at picking it up.. then eventually ask for the FLC again.