Originally Posted by nrhareiner
You are also making the assumption that no matter how well they are trained that they will never test it.
Horses will test IS my point, whether they at first were just tied solid, or whether they were taught to yield to poll pressure before being tied, but:
I was discussing the assumption some made concerning the first
scenario; never said or implied that a horse won't test if taught to yield to poll pressure, the *other* way.
Horses will test just about everything, to avoid further confusion such as may have arisen in your mind, reiner, on what I think about it.