Originally Posted by RebeccaMI
I'm trying to remember if this is right, somebody help me out here. If you don't have hills, I think you can get similar benefits from walking your horse backwards over trot poles on the ground.
Trot poles and cavaletti when they're ready for them are good ways to build topline. Any exercise that requires the horse to lift his belly/round his back would be good.
Backing will do it, but too much can be hard on the hocks. Posted via Mobile Device