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whispering willow 01-05-2012 09:16 PM

How to Tie a Rope Halter
 
How do you connect a horse lead rope to make reins on a rope halter?

BornToRun 01-05-2012 09:55 PM

The lead that comes with the rope halter, or a clip on lead?

whispering willow 01-05-2012 10:08 PM

the lead that comes with the rope halter

BornToRun 01-05-2012 10:17 PM

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Okay, well you put one end of the rope through the halter, so that both ends are hanging, then put the the end of the lead through the little loop and pull so that it is knotted onto the rope halter. In the end you should have this:
See where lead is attached?

MangoRoX87 01-06-2012 10:40 AM

^^ The knot at the pole is tied wrong..is that what we are talking about? lol

BornToRun 01-06-2012 11:24 AM

I think we're talking about where the lead attaches to the actual halter. That's what I got

MangoRoX87 01-06-2012 12:03 PM

Oooh...


When I tie my lead rope around to make reins, I just thread it through the same hole and tie a not. bam. reins.

farmpony84 01-06-2012 12:12 PM

sounds like she wants to ride the horse in the halter. In a regular halter people usually attache to the side...?

Iain 01-06-2012 04:03 PM

Slip the lead through the same hole, or on one of the connecting ropes on the chin, and tie a quick release, or your choice in knot. There's your reins. =)

whispering willow 01-08-2012 01:30 PM

Actually, I got this thing called a mecate for x-mas and that's what I want to put on my rope halter


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