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How do I teach a horse that I want to buy to stand when mounting from a block?

How do I teach a horse that I want to buy to stand when mounting from a block?
Get on and make him stand next to the block: wait until he is relaxed and happy standing, and then get off. Rubs and treats, then go untack. It teaches him that if he stands quiet he doesn't have to do anything, so he will stand still. Don't rush it. Do that often.