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        11-25-2007, 07:06 PM
      #11
    Foal
    As a dressage rider, I would not suggest using a whip on this horse, especially if the horse is already unclear on the concept of turning/steering correctly. You are going to complicate things and frustrate your horse.

    Having someone stand in a corner sounds like a good idea. But its not. If the horse really does continue running into the corner with someone standing there rasing thier arms, this is going to encourage rearing. That is a serious problem.

    The best advice is to find a good trainer who knows what they are doing. None of us have actually seen your horse. And it could be something as simple as ill fitting tack.
         
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        11-25-2007, 07:48 PM
      #12
    Weanling
    Ok im making this short and sweet.
    If she wants to turn one way, turn her the other. If you don't like using a whip, use spurs, or get a confident rider to help you out a bit more.
    I ask you this. Why do you think she wants to turn into that corner? Do you always stop her there? Is there a exit there?

    Goodluck
         

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