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Any tips for standing still during braiding??

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        04-22-2010, 01:20 PM
    Your shows must have very different stalls/temporary stalls than they use in my neck of the woods.

    Open sides would cause all kinds of issues over night. Scary to think about.
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        04-22-2010, 01:48 PM
    Green Broke
    Well, they have bars on every side, but they are open
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        04-22-2010, 02:10 PM
    The other thing I've heard for braiding is to put a towel/cloth over their eyes (or just the one on the side you're braiding)... that might be worth a try too I suppose.
        04-22-2010, 03:13 PM
    Originally Posted by RoyalsRebel    
    Haha! Yes - this is exactly what he does! And putting him in a corner is not an option either - he's "too important" for corners (in his opinion, not mine, LMAO).
    OMG!!!! I just about choked on my water........ Sounds just like my George. LOL!!!!!!
        04-22-2010, 03:23 PM
    Originally Posted by G and K's Mom    
    OMG!!!! I just about choked on my water........ Sounds just like my George. LOL!!!!!!
    Hahaha! Yes! Love a horse with some personality, but I think I got more than I bargained for! HAHA
        04-23-2010, 10:50 PM
    Green Broke
    I wouldn't recomend putting a towel over his eyes, that might scare him....
        04-25-2010, 04:34 PM
    You could always take the time to braid the night before and use one of those hoods that goes from the head and covers the neck. That should keep the braids in place overnight. Just check in the morning in case he rubbed a little and some popped out.

    Like one of these: Centaur Lycra Hood with Zipper - Dover Saddlery.

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