Module 2 - Ground work and its importance before we saddle - advanced horse
It's always exciting to see all the hard work and patience pay off. When working with our horses, we want to look at the small steps and reward with the release of energy. This will result in positive behaviors as you can see in Module 2. Answer the following questions Below.
1. How many exercises have you mastered from module 1?
2. How much time did you and your horse need to work through each exercise?
3. What have these exercises taught you about your horse?
4. In Module 1 - Did your horse learn certain exercises faster than others?
The basic approach - teaching suppleness through the pole and neck. Our horses have over 700 muscles in their body and over a 100 just in their neck alone. When horses get nervous the first response in their flight mode is to raise their head to see what the danger is. Once they do this their ...