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Do you have any advice for my horse that likes to take control and take off? I try and turn him in circles but he uses the strength in his shoulders and pushes through me

Do you have any advice for my horse that likes to take control and take off? I try and turn him in circles but he uses the strength in his shoulders and pushes through me
Learn the one reign stop, saved my life a time or two ;)
Also, use your bicep properly and pull up instead of out. Pulling up will make it harder to pull on and straighten the shoulder
My horse does that too...if he pulls your hands, either pull his head to the rail, attempt to stop or slow down until he is under control, do a circle if possible or have someone walk with you/next to the horse until he behaves..that's all I
I wouldnt change the bit or use a crop. There is no reason for that. Do a TON of walk trot or canter transitions. Like walk youre horse then trot for a few steps then go back to the walk. And repete. It works with all gaits