Have you ever been out on a trail ride and felt that things were going pretty good until your horse suddenly became distracted? Maybe he stopped listening to you, wanted to be with another horse or started jigging once you turned for home. These examples are common, and, all too often, aren’t addressed, leading to unsafe situations for both horse and rider. There are many variables involved in these episodes, but I will show you how, with just a little preparation, you will be able to get a distracted horse dialed back in to you. The Solution The Trail Loop exercise is simple to assemble, but might take some time to complete, so make sure you have the time to devote to it before you get started and be prepared to do the exercise several times over the course of a few days or more, before you set out on…
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