We asked our featured horsemanship instructor, Richard Winters why is groundwork important for young horses?
Depending on where you put your body when working with your horse will cause a different reaction.
Use groundwork to let your horse get comfortable with moving around and carrying his body.
Understand your horse's personal space but also teach your horse to respect your personal space when you're on the ground.
Longeing is a useful tool to train your horse to behave politely both on the ground and when you’re in the saddle.
Learn the centering method Warwick Schiller uses to help a horse move beyond separation anxiety.