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    05-26-2011, 05:23 PM
  #21
Green Broke
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    05-26-2011, 05:27 PM
  #22
Green Broke
Yep, you can. YOu can do alot with pulling

If you know how you can:
Thin a thick, short mane without losing the length
Shorten a long thin mane without losing what thickness you do have
Shorten and thin a long, thick mane.
     
    05-26-2011, 05:29 PM
  #23
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Hmmm, interesting. Thanks a lot. Any videos you would recommend that show you how to do all that? I would like to get a general idea of the art of pulling. :P
     
    05-26-2011, 06:09 PM
  #24
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I agree. I was under the belief his mane couldn't be pulled due to the length. Any chance of someone being able to show how to do this with a long mane? All the videos I've seen are of like 5 inch long manes.
     
    05-26-2011, 06:11 PM
  #25
Green Broke
I can't find one with a long mane and I don't have a pony that I'm willing to take the mane off to show you.
     
    05-26-2011, 10:04 PM
  #26
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Originally Posted by Strange    
It's just another training process that all horses should go through.
The vet I used said pulling mane DOES hurt some horses (I specifically asked about it). So I'm not positive pain can be considered as a "training process".
     
    05-26-2011, 10:08 PM
  #27
Showing
And on same page... Did anyone use this: ? I've never seen something like this before frankly...
     
    05-26-2011, 10:30 PM
  #28
Green Broke
That device is pretty much an oddly shaped pair of pliers.
No I wouldnt use it as Ilike being able to feel what I am doing.

If you get sore fingers when pulling you need to either wear latex/surgical gloves or coat your fingers in plasters.
     

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