Horse Training Tips/ Ground Manners are Essential

Learning horse training tips to establish good ground manners can make all the difference in having a well-behaved horse and one that may be a problem. A common complaint among horse owners is the lack of ground manners and without them it can detract from the pleasure of horse ownership.

1. Walk Quietly A horse should walk beside you calmly while paying attention to you at all times. When you ask your horse to back up, or step to the side he should do so willingly without any resistance. He shouldn’t pull you, drag you, hang back or push into you. Teaching your horse to lead properly is the basis for almost every other aspect of good manners.