Introducing Horses to Things (Umbrellas) - Eric Holding Umbrella with Johnny

Introducing Your Horse to Stuff: Umbrellas

In All The Tie Rail, Ground Work, Horsemanship by Eric Ancker0 Comments

Along the lines of Letting Things Take as Much Time as They Need to Take are the essentials of desensitizing your horse to crazy scary things—basically anything your horse hasn’t seen or experienced before. Let’s use umbrellas as a starting point for jumping into the wonderful wild world of introducing your horse to the unfamiliar and helping him see them as harmless things that won’t actually eat him.

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