Private Lesson: Go Forward!
Your body position is key to staying safe and getting your horse’s feet unstuck. Here I’ll outline two position mistakes that impede your horse’s desire—and ability—to go forward and how to correct them. I’ll then discuss a simple maneuver to get his feet moving again. This doesn’t require any specific tack or situation. You can evaluate your body position in any tack, and you can use my tips anywhere you have space—whether it’s in an arena or out on the trail.