Getting those 2 year olds ready to ride
This time of year can be an exciting one for horse owners. Many of us enjoy doing the breaking and starting of our 2-year-olds and now is great time to get the process going. The goal of ground work is to make the riding part much easier and less worrisome for both horse and rider. If it takes 6 months or a year to complete the process, that’s ok.
Utilizing a round pen is ideal, but not completely necessary. In fact, much of it can be done in his stall or turnout pen, where he feels comfortable and is less like to spook or shy away because of unfamiliar areas.
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