Ashleigh Mcmurtrie Jumping | 3 Questions | 4 Answers

My mare keeps switching from her right lead to her left. Her right is her hard lead so she doesn't like to hold it but I've tried everything. How do I get her to stop?

My mare keeps switching from her right lead to her left. Her right is her hard lead so she doesn't like to hold it but I've tried everything. How do I get her to stop?
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Maybe every time she changes on her own get her to do a flying change and do a really tight circle so she has to balance herself and then go stright and if Sheba changes again ask again for a flaying change or even a simple change and do the small circle. Keep doing this exercise on this reign and the other to make sure she is even on both sides. It might be just a learn habit. Also gets chiro out to see or a vet if you think it needs attention
My OTTB does the same thing, I would check her back hind stifle or SI joint -it could also be weakness (I'm going through all of this myself:))
She might have a sore stifle
She canters on her left lead just fine. It's only going to the right. No matter how long I keep the bend she switches it out and counter canters. And whenever I try to collect her and get her to stop she gets mad.
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