Stress-Free Horse Training Tips

Follow AQHA Professional Horseman Curt Pate’s advice and have a better training session with your horse.

    1. Never think "predator/prey relationship."
    2. Teach your horse to accept pressure.
    3. Always work with the horse to achieve mental and physical balance.
    4. Recognize the negative effects of over flexing your horse.
    5. Stay calm to relax a nervous horse.
    6. Keep groundwork to a minimum - It's OK to take a break.
    7. Use as little equipment as possible.
    8. Before working with a young horse, learn how to correctly catch and saddle him.
    9. Practice the "emergency stop."
    10. Patience is a virtue - remember that when you're with your horse.

Don’t miss out. Get more of Curt Pate’s training advice with the Training Your Horse For a Better Relationship, with Curt Pate report.