Key Lesson Head lowering

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    Sandra
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    Prerequisite

    Key Lesson Targeting

    Purpose

    • Safety: calms the horse down
    • Indicator of equine emotions (FEAR) if horse doesn’t lower his head
    • Relaxed body posture
    • Redirects attention from your pocket

    Description

    Horse lowers his head (nose is at height of the front knee)

    Training tool

    • Teach self haltering and self bridling
    • Confidence: helps encourage the horse to inspect/explore unfamiliar objects/shadows/light spots on the ground

    Key Lesson Head

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