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Do you have any tips for liberty work? I just started to work like this with my horse and he is so happy.

Do you have any tips for liberty work? I just started to work like this with my horse and he is so happy.
Oh thank u! I will try next time
Heu Valentina, do you want to work in liberty with your horse or just play with him?
In my opinion, in liberty the most important thing is to have a balanced relationship with your horse.
Firstly, every detail of Liberty training must be positive in order to progress with your horse.This means that your horse must prefer being with you over everything else.You must be more interesting to him than what’s going on outside the fence, you must be more pleasurable than goofing off. Being with you must feel better than being away from you. this can be more challenging than you think.
The fastest way to blow Liberty is to overdo it. Horses are intelligent and can learn new ideas in a matter of minutes. It does take thousands of repetitions to create conditioned responses, but these are two separate training activities all lessons should be approached in short bursts, 10-20 minute sessions only. When you play with your horse, try to end your sessions just when it seems that your horse is getting hooked. This insures that the next principle will occur.

Good luck and spend a good time with your horse ! 😊