Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Just south of sanity
Is he gelded? If not, part of that attitude may be his hormones kicking in.
It appears that he doesn't respect you. Do you make him mind, or do you just let him do what he wants?
Some people think it's 'cute' when foals act out, until that animal starts to grow up. Then it's not cute anymore.
I don't know the exact cause, but it's pretty obvious he has little to no respect for you as an authority figure.
Are you newbies to horses? If so, why on earth would you buy a baby?