Originally Posted by sunny06
make him think he is going to DIE.
Would you perhaps picked that up from me? I remember saying that quite a bit on HC.
Never the less, I agree. When it comes to safety, screw being a softy, do what works.
Personally, I'd be carrying a crop or a lunge whip with me when working with this horse. Lunge Whip when feeding. If he tries to get in your space beat his punk @ss down. Make him get out of your space FAST. Make him run, make him work. Be big, be loud, be pissed, be SCARY.
Channel your inner hormonal psyco-b**** (we all have one) and make the point that for him, biting=not fun.