Building trust

       The Horse Forum > Training Horses > Horse Training

Building trust

This is a discussion on Building trust within the Horse Training forums, part of the Training Horses category

LinkBack Thread Tools
    03-15-2012, 11:19 AM
Building trust

So since my surgery I am still in a sling and can't use my arm so everyday day when my boy takes his nap I go out and just sit with our colt Charlie. I was wanting to know if that alone was helping to build his trust with me or is there something else I can do.
Sponsored Links
    03-15-2012, 12:03 PM
Thats a good old is charlie?
    03-15-2012, 12:16 PM
Originally Posted by rob    
thats a good old is charlie?
He will be 1 year old on Easter.
    03-15-2012, 12:27 PM
Have you done any brushing or rubbing with a towel type of things yet?
    03-15-2012, 12:46 PM
Originally Posted by rob    
have you done any brushing or rubbing with a towel type of things yet?
Yeah we brush him and have even worked with him to step on tarps and such, but he is a bit jumpy still with walking on things. I will take plastic bags and even cans out with me and just walk around the pin making noise with the stuff I take out there. He is very curious and will come to check it out, but if it gets to close to him he bolts. I don't halter him cause I can't risk him messing up my shoulder.
    03-15-2012, 12:54 PM
No don't take the long as you keep moving around him and bringing things for him to get used to,you're doing about all you can with you limitations.just keep up the good progress and be careful.

Quick Reply
Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Gaining her trust..... Calmwaters Horse Training 7 10-11-2011 09:40 PM
Trust? FreeDestiny Horse Training 17 07-19-2011 08:33 PM
Regaining her trust. Seifur Horse Training 11 05-08-2011 07:04 PM
Do YOU trust StateLine? BluMagic Horse Talk 6 03-14-2008 10:26 AM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:52 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0