Understanding Horses Part 7: Yielding to Pressure

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I'm going to start discussing ground manners by talking about a 2-year-old colt from Arkansas who hadn't been handled much. He wasn't mean, he was just uneducated.

I use a rope halter to give me a little more leverage and "bite" if the horse pulls back. In fact, when I buy the rope halters that have two ropes over the poll, I cut one off. The two ropes make it too easy for the horse to pull

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