Correcting the Slow Down Teach your horse how to slow down from an extended lope to a regular lope with Ryan Rushing's tips. By H&R Editors | November 1, 2021 | 1 minute read Click here to watch now! When you ask your horse to go from a fast lope to a slower one, your horse should respond almost immediately to the cue. If he doesn’t, try this drill from Ryan Rushing. Click here to watch now! What did you think of this article? Submit Rating Thank you for your feedback!