Originally Posted by howrsegirl123
I should have been more clear-when I keep him on anything of a contact he wants to speed up, it's when I let the reins completely loose does he relax.
Yeah we know
hence our advice.
Something he isn't comfortable with (taught reins) changes into something nice (loose reins)
So you give him something that he doesn't like, and turn it into something he does like. So he learns "oh.. if I wait, these reins will get nice a loose"