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Hello, how do you keep a horse from rushing into a canter? Any tips?

Hello, how do you keep a horse from rushing into a canter? Any tips?
Work on gradually tighter circles at the trot and canter, he may be rushing if he's unbalanced and this excersie will wok the muscles he needs for balance
Hi Dana
Martin is right your horse may not have enough strength in his/her top line and hindquarters. Some things that can help will be to ride long and low letting your horse to stretch.
Another thing that is good is to work them over trot polls and slowly decrease the distance in between them. This will make the horse work and really used their buttock muscles. One key thing to look for while doing these exercises though is to make sure you are riding the horse through and forward
Hope that helps
It's sounds like that your horse doesn't have enough strength yet.
When horses loses their balance it's most naturally that horse increases the fart.