Originally Posted by Palomine
Hasn't got a thing to do with trust. Horse is the leader here, and by him feeling free to kick out at you?
I would say this has been going on everywhere else too.
Find someone close to give you some handling lessons, on how to lead, halter, and what have you.
But this has nothing to do with trusting you at all.
He is fine being lead and so on, it's just in the stable.