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        08-27-2013, 11:18 AM
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    Green Broke
    Have you tried canter/stops? That can help them to stay off the forehand, get their butt under & thinking slow down.
    Stop after a few strides but only long enough to stop & maybe give a few pats, then canter again & repeat mixing up the number of allowed strides. Soon they will be slowing down waiting for the stop cue, even if it doesn't come after only a few strides.
    This works best if you can canter from a stop (or walk if need be)

    Your horse looks like a blast to ride! I like her.
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        08-27-2013, 11:41 AM
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    Weanling
    Thanks she is a blast! Considering she just now startedworking under saddle, she has never refused to do anything.

    I wiltry everything everyone has posted. Thanks!
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