Originally Posted by kolorisingstudio
When a horse refuses to move away from pressure, it is a respect issue. Respect issues do not always have to involve ill manners as much as ignoring cues.
I disagree. I think it's true boredom.
We have a gelding who is truly wonderful - but way too laid back for day to day activities. However put him on cattle and he is amazing.
Boiling down so everyone can understand - my BIL was not a good student. Not dumb, just didn't care for school. Once he went to college and started working in auto shop - straight A's.