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How do I know if a horse like a bit?Help!!!

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        07-03-2010, 05:20 PM
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    Foal
    How do I know if a horse like a bit?Help!!!

    How do I know if a horse likes a bit?.....I need to know...Please help me!!!
         
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        07-03-2010, 05:39 PM
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    Green Broke
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    Originally Posted by themoshi27    
    How do I know if a horse likes a bit?.....I need to know...Please help me!!!
    Do they seem comfortable? Are you having problems?
         
        07-03-2010, 06:36 PM
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    Foal
    Well not yet I haven't put them on him yet but are there any signs to look for
         
        07-03-2010, 07:13 PM
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    Green Broke
    There are lots of things to look for. 1st of all that it is not to narrow or wide and then getting it at the proper position so it is not too low or high.
    Sounds like you should enlist a local person that has some horse experience and make sure you are even getting close to having the proper bit and fit.
         
        07-03-2010, 07:18 PM
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    Started
    Just start in a properly fitting snaffle. If the horse hasn't had a bit it's not going to "like" any bit right away, that takes time and education.
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        07-04-2010, 03:14 PM
      #6
    Foal
    Ok well...thanks anyway!
         

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