Originally Posted by girl_on_black_pony
Thanks. I only use my reins as a last resort; I try to use seat and leg positions, even vocal commands.
That's really good to hear! There are so many riders that think the only thing they need to direct a horse are the reins. It is frustrating to watch a rider yank a horse around by his mouth. It's no wonder why there are so many unruly horses. (sorry for the mini rant - lol)