Help? Strong Pony! - Page 3
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Riding Horses > Horse Riding

Help? Strong Pony!

This is a discussion on Help? Strong Pony! within the Horse Riding forums, part of the Riding Horses category
  • How to ride transitions on a strong pony

Like Tree1Likes

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    12-29-2011, 11:06 AM
  #21
Yearling
Quote:
Originally Posted by TaralovesBenni    
Hi, i have tried transitions its winds him up which causes him to start bucking. Its not as much he is strong up to the jump its more he just ignores you when you ask him to slow down up to the jump.
Hacking is a serious problem, on the road he's fine but all of us go onto the bridle paths, into the woods etc. So wen we go a little faster into a nice steady canter, he just throw his head on the floor leans on the bit and gallops off basically. I have got used to it now so it isnt like ruining anything.

We are on schooling week this week and from 3 days we can now canter without any rein pressure at all..big improvment.
If he dislikes transitions so much, keep doing them until he's good. Make sure you end on a good note, though. If he bucks once, keep going until he wont buck anymore, then stop. Transitions are crucial for a horse that won't listen to aids.
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Want a strong leg? MyBoyPuck English Riding 42 07-03-2011 04:26 PM
What bit should i use on my 5 year old pony who is spooky and is strong when bolts? annieapplecake Horse Tack and Equipment 15 03-20-2011 09:33 PM
very strong roxanne21bobs Jumping 6 09-04-2009 06:38 PM
Jumping exercises for a strong pony pinkwithawink Jumping 3 08-31-2009 07:20 PM
Too Strong for me, plz help! *Hoshi* Horse Training 11 03-21-2007 02:10 PM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:05 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0