Originally Posted by Kayty
If he wants to go backwards, RUN him backwards, walking a little circle won't do much because he's not trying to go in a circle. I've I horse the whole length of a full sized dressage arena and back again because he would back up when I tried to mount. He didn't do it ever again,
Get in his face, shake the lead at him and make him go backwards FAST not just dawdling backwards that's not work, you want backwards to be **** uncomfortable!
that makes sense....i'll try that. Will it make him NOT back up when I ask him to back up, though?