Is it crazy to think that with plenty of research and preparation, I'll be able to train my two year old to ground drive? Of course prior to this I'll be working more to be sure that he is 100% okay with ropes and lines around his legs, and have him familiar with yielding to direct rein pressure.
Because I'm slightly paranoid about inadvertently "ruining" his mouth, I thought I would start him off in a basic side pull set-up. Would there be any reason that this might be a bad idea? Fortunately he is very responsive overall and isn't likely just to "run through" me.