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If you learn how to pet and groom horses, you will be able to build a close bond with them. You will be able
These are the basic types of horse riding equipment that you need to purchase to ride your own horse. Make sure to purchase them
If you are inexperienced in horse training, using voice commands are just simple words and to the horse they are only sounds because horses
Loading your horse onto a trailer is one of life’s many challenges. That is especially true if the horse isn’t sure that is where
If you have not studied horse training, it can be a mystifying subject. Even more of a puzzle is a horse with a behavioral
The animal kingdom has a pecking order, which is very similar to our military. In the military the ranks in pecking order is General
Proper preparation also means bringing with you essential things that you may need while you are on the trail. Some of which may include
Training of a horse is a gradual process of getting your horse’s attention and teaching him what you want him to do. You want
If you have actually decided that you are ready to learn how to ride a horse, you ought to understand that the first thing
Even if you know how to ride horses, since there are so many different types of horses with different temperaments and personalities, you may
You know horses do not have the ability to reason, which is the reason horse training is such a challenge. You have to understand
There are different horse riding arenas available today in many locations, and each one of them has their own sets of regulations and rules.
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Mistake #1 – Thinking your horse is like a dog or a cat.
Unless the new horse owner has been educated, they may think their horse is like a cat or dog. The new horse owner may pat his thigh and say, “C’mon” a few times and the horse will just leap into the trailer like a happy dog.
Since there is no one right way or one wrong way to train a horse, you may want to change the method you are using to train your horse. You have several different ways to choose from. If you are not having any luck with one method you can always try another.
BIT VS. BITLESS TRAINING
When it comes to the welfare of the horse, riders and trainers do their best to ensure that the horse is not subject to pain under saddle. One of the most common debates is about training horses to be ridden with a bit and training them to be ridden without a bit. There are many advantages to both methods. For certain situations, a bit may be more efficient than not using one. In other situations, riding without a bit may be more comfortable to the horse than using a bit. It depends on the situation, the training level of the horse, the rider’s abilities, and the goals that you are trying to achieve with your horse as to which method will work best.
The animal kingdom has a pecking order, which is very similar to our military. In the military the ranks in pecking order is General down to Private. The General will make the decisions on where to go and what to do, etc.
You should practice things your horse already knows before introducing something new. New skills should be introduced on something your horse already knows. Building on previously learnt skills is the key to being successful in horse training.