Bitted or bitless is idle chatter if there is no horse in the conversation.
Bits were never the problem.
Too tight versus too giving? How do I know what’s right for her?”
Control is a cheap substitute for partnership.
Learning contact creates the sort of frustration that makes a rider want to take up insanely precise and complicated needle point just for a breath of fresh air.
The first thing she said in her lesson was that this horse had sent her to the emergency room more often than she could count. (I don’t mean to sound self-serving, but really, you just now got around to talking with a trainer? If you’re getting hurt, get some help! This is how riders become … Read more