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Gus 11-03-2010 08:02 PM

teaching your horse how to bow
So yesterday I got my horse to bow! He pretty much did it on his own. Now I want to finish teaching him any tips??????
Thanks for your time

PintoTess 11-04-2010 05:30 AM

Tess my mare bows :D I stand at her near side shoulder, Hold the lead rope under her chin, lift her leg up then place a piece of carrot near the knee that was now lifted up, then pull the rope down gently. The horse should go down on one knee :D Hope I havent just gone on with jibberish, so.... Good Luck!!

Gus 11-06-2010 10:08 AM

mayb a little XD but don't worry that's me 24/7 but from what i'm seeing in my head it looks nice!

Katana 11-06-2010 04:02 PM

If you search on Youtube for Katana Bowing You will find a video of me teaching my little black mare to bow when she was a 2yr old.

LEXIMYMARE 12-09-2010 07:15 AM

@ PintoTess: Should I stretch my horse before trying this?

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