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Sierroth

When can you start line driving a mini. Or just attach two lead lines on and walk behind them?
Sep 01 2017 08:22 PM
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    PintoPalLover
    Hi Sierroth, I don't have a lot of experience with training horses to drive, so I can't help you a whole bunch , but maybe a little. :-)A way I think works easy is teaching them to work in a circle ( in a roundpen or on a longe line, or both at times) and getting them used to wearing the harness while traveling (which might take introducing the harness without them purposely moving first) , then adding long lines and working them from the side in a much similar manner to that that yo...
    Sep 08 2017 03:56 PM
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    PintoPalLover
    I guess it didn't have enough room for all of my comment in one so I'll try to finish up here. "you did when working them without the lines, then gradually get them comfortable with you walking/steering behind them. Hope that makes sense, you'll probably get more responses ( from some very nice people, who are more experienced than I) if you post your question(s) as a topic , under driving miniature horses. Best of luck on your adventures !
    P.P.L.
    Sep 08 2017 04:05 PM