Originally Posted by rookie
I would get his eyes checked, it can't hurt to look at em. Does he spook more when he is by himself? Can he go out with a good bomber trail horse and if so does that reduce this horses reactions?
Ok now that were on the subject of other horses along with him I will explain his behavior in these situations. If another horse balks and runs so does he... I have no trouble stopping him but my wife or whoever is riding with me usually isnt as experienced as I am and they get pissy with me and my old "crazy" gelding