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How can I teach my new horse to learn it's stride and to get him going because he's a little rough round the edges?

How can I teach my new horse to learn it's stride and to get him going because he's a little rough round the edges?
I also suggest ground poles! Either while you are riding or just lunging over a single pole (depending on the level of the horse) can really help him figure out where his feet are!
Free running in your riding hall may help your horse a little bit.