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        10-04-2008, 10:31 PM
      #1
    Foal
    Floating

    My horse hates being put into a float and I have to move him to a new paddocks on tuesday, does anyone have any tips?
         
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        10-04-2008, 11:14 PM
      #2
    Yearling
    Make the entrance as wide as possible and get as much light into the trailer as possible. Let him watch you put a hay bag in there and then let him take his time sniffing the ramp until he decieds he feels safe to walk up.
         
        10-04-2008, 11:58 PM
      #3
    Showing
    If you don't mind me asking, what is a float?
         
        10-05-2008, 12:29 AM
      #4
    Yearling
    A trailer.
         
        10-05-2008, 12:33 AM
      #5
    Showing
    Ah thank you for the clarification. Had never heard that term used for a horse trailer :)
         
        10-06-2008, 07:25 AM
      #6
    Showing
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by My2Geldings
    Ah thank you for the clarification. Had never heard that term used for a horse trailer :)
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