I went and looked at an 8 yr. Old Peruvian Mare last night. She has only been rode 3 times. She was very nervous and jumpy. The owner (an old cowboy)
Rode her in the round pen. She acted up, but he knew what to do.
I got on her and she reared up twice. Needless to say, I got off her!
Does this kind of behavior generally carry over after