Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: East Central Illinois
We're all agreed--change trainers!!
I just love using half-halts to get collection. I also get better breaks, that way, too.
And I'm going out on a limb to say this, but...
YES, MY GELDINGS ARE MY...SONS!!!
I would NEVER let someone abuse my child, and neither should you.
P. S. And my Mare is my adopted and cherished DAUGHTER!!
BTW, once he understands side-passing on the ground, you can apply the aids and lean in the direction you want to go to teach it to him in the saddle. Doggonit, it worked with my 5 yo QH!
Last edited by Corporal; 08-23-2011 at 03:49 PM.