Originally Posted by Ray MacDonald
I disagree. I keep halters on both my horses. For the simple reason that they like to escape and are really hard to catch when they do get out. We don't have anything they can get hooked on. My gelding likes to bite and hold on to my mares halter.
Well as far as safety goes, I think horses should not wear halters while turned out.
Not liking to be caught is a behavioral problem that is best prevented than addressed, before it becomes a habit.