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musicalmarie1 02-01-2011 10:23 PM

Western Pleasure gaits
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I showed Western Pleasure when I was young, just the walk/ trot class.

The horse I rode was my mom's, and she has a lovely slow jog and a lope gait. How can I teach that? My QH goes from walk, to fast walk, to trot, and then she'll trot as fast as she can before going into a canter. How do I get her to slow down without changing the gait? Or is it one of those things that some horses have and others don't?

tinyliny 02-01-2011 10:46 PM

Some horses are more inclined naturally to move with the slow walk/job/lope of western pleasure, but even so , it has to be taught. I don't know how that is taught, so I will leave that to the WP people.

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