The Horse Forum banner

taking off

  1. Horse Training
    My horse Sailor is a 5 year old gelding who I bought about a week ago. He has alot of 'Go' and not too much 'Woah'. I do not have a problem with him liking to run and go fast--I'm acually quite grateful he is like that. The thing i'm not liking is his listening skills. Before riding, I...
  2. Horse Training
    My horse keeps taking off when I lunge him. He's totally fine on a line in a round pen but the moment I take him into a bigger pen he takes off running and I cant stop him. He just turns his head out and runs. It only happens when I ask him to lope. Open to any suggestions, cause Im out of ideas.