Originally Posted by tinyliny
While I love that post about never babying the trail horses in training, I know that not every rider has the confidence to ask a horse that is acting silly to speed up. I know that I myself will not feel strong enough to canter out a horse that is spooking at stuff , like spinning or doing sudden stops. I just dont' have the backbone.
And that's fine. I was just tossing that quote out here to give the OP an idea.
That's why I say, if she's inexperienced and lacks confidence, it really would be better for someone bolder and more knowledgable to get the problems worked out.