Dream Horse Developed A Problem - Page 2
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Training Horses > Natural Horsemanship

Dream Horse Developed A Problem

This is a discussion on Dream Horse Developed A Problem within the Natural Horsemanship forums, part of the Training Horses category
  • Dream Horse 2
  • Problem page horse

Like Tree13Likes

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    09-09-2012, 06:40 PM
  #11
Showing
Before you get to that spot get her feet moving in different directions. Sidepassing, turns around numerous trees or rocks, stopping, backing but not in the direction of home. Keeping her feet busy will keep her mind on you. Bend her in tight circles, whatever you can think up but don't just travel straight ahead. That spot is likely her limit as to how far she will go from the barn. As you ride move her hindquarters over, both ways. As long as one hind is stepping under her belly in front of the other she can't rear. In order to rear she has to brace both her hind legs and rock back. You will feel her body thicken. If your gut tells you to dismount then do so and walk her past "the spot". It's not cowardice, it's smart. If you are expecting her to do something, she will. If you are a bit nervous she will sense that and behave accordingly because she's lost your leadership.
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 

Quick Reply
Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
my mare developed a kicking problem? please help... allisonjoy Horse Training 8 10-09-2011 11:49 PM
saddle fit help - developed a sore madisonfriday Horse Tack and Equipment 19 04-17-2011 10:22 PM
Rescued a horse who has developed problems tying... jess6986 Horse Training 8 04-06-2011 03:47 PM
Dream horse... rodeogirl309 Horse Riding Critique 4 01-03-2010 07:11 PM
Developed/Ossified Sidebone? hsharp123 Horse Health 4 04-09-2008 08:01 AM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:00 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0