When you guys say work my horse hard, like what exactly should I do? Lots of circles (trot, canter), from halt to canter, and exercises like that??
Transitions within gaits.
Half-halting from canter to trot, trot to walk, walk to halt.
Circles with changes in directions.
Spirals at the walk and the trot and the canter.
Walk to canter, both reins.
Collection at walk and trot and canter.
Teardrop change to the inside to change reins.
Turning towards the rail to change directions.
Riding with another rider, and mimicking what they do with their horse.